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Amsterdam and complementary countries

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Amsterdam and complementary countries

I am wanting to plan a trip to amsterdam. At the most I could probably only spend 15 days in Europe. What countries could I see that are close to Amsterdam that would be a complement.

For example. Would trying to see London/Rome/Amsterdam be too much. Or would Paris/Amsterdam/Czech-repeublic be too much.

What I am getting is that I want to make my trip economical.



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1. Re: Amsterdam and complementary countries

For my tuppence worth if you really want to do a 15 day tour of Europe then I recommend that you look at Amsterdam, Paris & London. All three are fairly close together and vastly different. You might be able to squeeze another city in the time you have but it depends if you are a "It's Wednesday so it must be Rome today" kinda person.

Good luck withyour planning


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2. Re: Amsterdam and complementary countries

Have to say I largely agree with Ronaldo. There is one other city I´d throw into the hat though, Berlin. Most of the major construction work now over. It is now a truly fascinating city of history and contrasts. Again, easily reached from Amsterdam.

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Oh,OH, all that travelling, makes me dizzy.

Are you hiring a vehicle? some of our party took in Paris and Brugge in their 14 days, as well as travelling around the Netherlands almost from North, and definitely to south to go into Brugge and on to Paris. Actually they flew into London first and did the night tour of London then the day tour to Bath. Then flew into amsterdam.

Hpes this helps.

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Here is my suggestion.

Fly into Amsterdam spend a few nights, take the train to Brussels spend 2 nights, then take the train to Paris spend 4 nights then take the Chunnel to London and spend a few nights. Then fly home from London.. All cities are easily reached by train and offer a sampling of Europe. The perfect introduction. I have done this trip before and it worked for me.

Have Fun.


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