Leidseplein, Amsterdam

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Choose your spot among hundreds of bars and clubs at Leidseplein, one of the city's famous nightlife hubs. The square has trams, boutiques, and a vibrant atmosphere filled with street performers. Have a coffee in the open air while people-watching and breathing in the youthful vibe of the site, or grab a pint in a lively Irish bar. Neon lights and raw bass are guaranteed at the square. You can also have a sightseeing spree and view architectural marvels such as the Stadsschouwburg theater, a Neo-Renaissance structure that hosts the Dutch National Ballet. PutLeidseplein into our Amsterdam trip itinerary builder site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This lively area by Amsterdam's central canal ring, was just a short walk from my hotel in the Museum District. It's filled with restaurants, bars and at various times street entertainers. It's also.....  more »
  • This is one of the big centers of the city, a place where lots of trams come together and where you can find theaters, cafes, and restaurants. Lots of outdoor seating in good weather, open spaces.  more »

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