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Experience in Amsterdam, Netherlands by bernardo

What is it like to live in Ámsterdam? Would you recommend it? What is the city like?

First, it is amazing. The ambience and people is really warm and different to everything.

You can meet people from all over the world.

What is the student lifestyle like in Ámsterdam?

Great! There are plenty of students here. Also, there are a lot of activities you can do as a student.

How much does it cost to live in Ámsterdam?

Including everything... around 1500 euros per month.

Is it difficult to find accommodation in Ámsterdam? Is there any advice you can give?

It's really really hard. If you don't have accommodation 1 month previous to your arrival, it will be almost impossible to find one.

What is the food like? What are your favourite dishes?


Haring and stroopwafels.

What places would you recommend visiting in Ámsterdam?

Heineken experience, MOCO, Rijks museum, Van gogh museum, etc

Is it good to eat out in Ámsterdam? Can you tell us your favourite spots?

Yes, I love buying pizza and eating in the canal.

Is the nightlife good in Ámsterdam? Where is good to go?

Of course! Go to De Pijp or Rembrandsplein.

What advice would you give future students heading to Ámsterdam?

Its expensive and not so many housing options. But besides that, its an amazing city.

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