For decades now, The Diary of Anne Frank has found itself of the list of top international bestsellers. The story of this young girl who went into hiding with her family during World War II has since become the voice of Dutch Jews during this time, a voice that has fascinated millions for the best part of a century.
The first thing that pops into many people’s minds when they think of Amsterdam could be the seedy underbelly of the city, perhaps the Red Light District and an abundance of stoned backpackers. However, we think that the times are changing for Amsterdam, if they haven’t done so already.
Arriving in Amsterdam I forgot how beautiful this city is. We were here 12 months ago for a few short days so coming back now feels like returning to an old love.
Before our trip there, all I knew about Amsterdam was prostitution is legal, as is smoking pot! But Amsterdam had so much more to offer!