Which city do you like most: London or Amsterdam?

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London or Amsterdam?

Granted that you are given the chance to visit one of the two great cities in Europe, London or Amsterdam? Which city do you like most? In the infographic below, you will see the comparison, advantages, and disadvantages between London or Amsterdam and after reading this short travel guide, you are also welcome to make interesting comments about two international great European cities.

London or Amsterdam Infographic
London or Amsterdam Infographic

According to the infographic above, Amsterdam is cheaper to explore with more diverse choices for tourists, it is also tolerant to more types of tourists and it is not so crowded. Amsterdam is also friendly for bikers. It also has many tourist attractions and locals can speak English very well but a little bit harder to make friends with the Dutch than it would be with people from London.

Amsterdam Free Walking Tour
Amsterdam Free Walking Tour

Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ capital, known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades, legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden Age. Its Museum District houses work by Rembrandt and Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and modern art at the Stedelijk. Cycling is key to the city’s character, and there are 400km of cycle paths.

The infographic also cited that London is more expensive than Amsterdam, overcrowded public transportation, charming architecture, culture and historical tourism available in both cities but more in London, a good selection of theatres, galleries, clubs and restaurants, interesting sights.

Tower of London photo by Xiquinho Silva
Tower of London photo by Xiquinho Silva

London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its center stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex and the entire city.

Now, London or Amsterdam?

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Searching for the best Boutique hotels and Bangkok affordable flights? Check out our complete list of affordable hotels and resorts via Agoda or you may also see available Airbnb properties in the city.

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Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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