You have choose the exact right time to be in Amsterdam. Every 5 years SAIL comes to town and brings with it 17century Tall Ships from all over the world. It’s an event on ‘t IJ behind the Train Station. You can walk along the harbour, or better yet, on boat, and admire all this lovely old ships. It really brings you back to a time when the Dutch where the worlds biggest shipping country and you could imagine the livliness of the city from 400 years ago!
Runs from 19-23rd