Amsterdam Travel Guide:
Awesome Hidden Gems by Real Locals

Everybody knows their way to the Rijks Museum and the Anne Frank House, but where do Amsterdam locals go? Check our online travel guide & download our app for hidden local gems. No algorithms, no fake reviews, and away from the touristic traps. Try Spotted by Locals! It's like having a bunch of good local friends abroad advising you where to go!

Our Local Spotters in Amsterdam

Our handpicked locals live & love in Amsterdam and speak the local language.

  • Isidore van Westing photo

    Isidore

    I have always been a curious person so I decided to make it my job! So now I am a journalist...
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  • Kristel van der Burgh photo

    Kristel

    I write for restaurants, so in my job I combine my two big loves: food & writing...
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  • Felix Hildenbrand photo

    Felix

    I make my living as a bass player... I love Amsterdam's diversity and how I cycle everywhere!
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  • Olya Kartcheva photo

    Olya

    Originally from Bulgaria, I have called Amsterdam my home for over a decade...
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  • Kristel van Pinxten photo

    Kristel

    I have always thought that Amsterdam is like a city made of small villages...
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  • Kara Lilley photo

    Kara

    Born & raised in Amsterdam, still madly in love. Always on the hunt for good food, coffee and wine!
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  • Oscar Grobbenhaar photo

    Oscar

    Really excited about the future & technology. Amsterdam is one of the greatest cities in the world!
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  • Ana V. Martins photo

    Ana

    I'm an actress turned content and social media wizard. Amsterdam is the best of all worlds...
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No tourist traps

  • HANDPICKED LOCALS who speak the local language
  • ONLY LOCAL FAVORITES No tourist highlights
  • ALWAYS UP-TO-DATE We check all tips regularly
  • FREE NEW TIPS REGULARLY New tips free "for life"

Beats our website

  • 100% OFFLINE MAPS & TIPS No internet (data or wifi) needed
  • FIND SPOTS NEARBY and navigate there online
  • SAVE FAVORITES and show them on the map
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Spotted by Locals

What to do in Amsterdam?

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Art & Culture

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Bars

39 articles
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Cinema

2 articles
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Coffee & tea

31 articles
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Music

10 articles
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Relaxing

17 articles
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Restaurants

57 articles
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Shopping

19 articles
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Snacks

30 articles
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Theaters

2 articles

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