There are plenty of travel resorts in the city of Amsterdam. Amsterdam is the capital of Netherlands with excellent shopping places, beautiful canals that flows throughout the city, outstanding architecture, and very friendly people who actually speak English very well. Amsterdam is a traveler's dream, whether you want to do some wild and serious partying, see or dive into the history and culture, or just the easy-going and laid back feel of an old European city. There is well over a million people in the urban area of Amsterdam, and is located in the Province of North Holland. Amsterdam does not have a seat of government, which is in The Hague, but it is actually the biggest city and also the cultural and creative center of Netherlands. Amsterdam is a traveler's must see destination to visit. Below are a few things to do and see while visiting Amsterdam.