[Video] The most common mistakes tourists make in Amsterdam

[Video] The most common mistakes tourists make in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a great city to visit, but while you’re there don’t fall into the habits of the many tourists before you and make sure you avoid the mistakes mentioned in this video by Wolters World, which covers everything from cycling and using public transport, to burning your mouth on bitterballen.

What mistakes have you seen tourists make? Let us know in the comments below!

Mina Solanki


Mina Solanki

Completed her Master's degree at the University of Groningen and worked as a translator before joining IamExpat. She loves to read and has a particular interest in Greek mythology. In...

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Joost Westerpark 09:44 | 8 January 2020

Contrary to popular belief drugs are not legal in the Netherlands. Possession and use are tolerated following a policy that's focussed on harm reduction; however, people involved in drug manufacture or distribution are considered criminal offenders and they're prosecuted accordingly