Rotterdam is a vibrant city with futuristic architecture, lots of cool events and hotspots. This second-largest city in the Netherlands is completely different from the rest of the country. It’s not a surprise that Rotterdam has been chosen as the coolest city in The Netherlands by the Huffington Post. But it’s more than just a cool city, Rotterdam has character.
Here at Weekends in Rotterdam we share everything you need to know about this amazing Dutch city. Not only do we share cool tips for your time in Rotterdam, we also share the best hotspots, exciting events, fun routes through the city, lots of fun articles and other useful information for your visit such as how to get around. You’re welcome here at Weekends in Rotterdam whether you are a tourist or a local.
Rotterdam offers many hotspots. There are many excellent breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert and snack hotspots in Rotterdam. We have lots of useful listicles on our website that can help you pick out the best places to eat and drink for you. Be sure to keep an eye out on our hotspots page, as new articles are published weekly!
Events in Rotterdam
We also make sure to keep our Calendar up to date with the latest events such as food & music festivals, cultural events, fun markets and more.
Routes in Rotterdam
Are you in Rotterdam for a short time and looking for a great route to explore the city? We have several routes that take you through our amazing city. Check out our Architecture Route, Art Route, Historic Route and Shopping Route for a great time in the city. If you can’t choose, we also have a Highlight Route that takes you to all the highlights in Rotterdam.
How to get around in Rotterdam
Need information on how to get around in Rotterdam? We got you covered. On the transport page you can find everything you need to know about renting a car or bike and about parking in Rotterdam. Of course, you can also find everything you need to know about public transport such as the ov-chipcard, bus, metro, tram and train.
Accommodation in Rotterdam
Not sure where to stay in Rotterdam? Check out our accommodation page for the best hotels, hostels and more!
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