We sent our reporter Joe to visit the famous city and find out for himself what Amsterdam had to offer, other than the usual delights.
When considering Amsterdam, most people think of two things: spliff bars and sex shows. And they'd be right; the city is notorious for having both in abundance. But there is so much more to the Dutch capital than its stereotyped seediness.
The Netherlands always gets a bad rap when it comes to food. Yes, to the unassuming tourist one may think it's a load of Argentinian steak houses and chippies. However, by doing a little further research it becomes clear how many great places to eat there are. During my visit over Christmas, I decided to enlist the help of a former student of the city's university and sandwich enthusiast, Philip