Information about Amsterdam demonstrates this is a city that values diversity and tolerance of all kinds of lifestyles and can help to overcome culture shock to visitors from other countries. Amsterdam offers all of the rich culture, vibrant nightlife, easily accessible public transport, great shopping and fine dining of big cities, but it has a quieter, more laid-back vibe with more foot traffic than vehicles. People here show a preference for bicycles over cars, and bike hires are easy to come by.

Museums tend to be the main attraction here, with over 70 museums attracting millions of travellers every year. Of course, it's also famed for its coffee shops and cafes. Additionally, cannabis is legal here, but many cafes that offer the product will not serve patrons under 18.

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