These 12 Places Prove That the Netherlands Is More Than Just Amsterdam

If you're anything like us, you regularly find yourself daydreaming about a trip to the Netherlands. Like many , the Netherlands attracts tourists with its rich history and unique architecture, and its medieval ports, reflective canals, and storybook homes feel pulled from a different time and a .

And then there's the way the Netherlands still operates by its own exciting rules: There are its famous coffee shops, lively cafés, and an abundance of bicycles. This is a place for culture, but it's also a place to go when you want to have some fun. Before you plan your agenda entirely around , make sure to take a look at our list of 12 lesser-known places to see, too.

See? We told you there's so much more to the Netherlands than you thought.