Amsterdam xxx

The huge letters are located at the back of the majestic Rijksmuseum, and lots of people try to climb them and get the best shot.

Here comes just a small tip: if you want to avoid lots of other tourists on your exclusive picture with I AMSTERDAM sign, then come late in the evening- you will be surprised how empty it gets.

This combination is also known as the flag of Amsterdam and part of the coat of arms.

The latter is decorated with the Imperial Crown of Austria and two golden lions carrying the shield.

The motto of the city follows below with “Heroic, Resolute and Merciful”, although some people jokingly believe it should be “Stubborn, Defiant and Extremely Tolerant.” Have you already picked a few souvenirs with the XXX symbol of Amsterdam Why is everything so orange?

It’s easy to notice that the Dutch like orange, or at least that’s what they sell to tourists on the markets-and we’re not talking about the fruit, but rather that super bright color everywhere around the souvenir shops.

And if you’ve ever visited Amsterdam on King’s Day or during the football championships, you’ve seen the most of it, and we bet it was orange!

The unknown history leads us to known present, where these three white crosses are depicted on a black band in the middle of a red shield.When you happen to be at the right place at the right time, you can also spot another set of the magic letters at other locations such as festivals, fairs, fashion shows and important events of the city.Sometimes you can even see it in rainbow colors, especially when Amsterdam celebrates love, freedom and diversity.Pretty much all street furniture owned by the local government in Amsterdam is marked with a three xxx symbol.Shown below is the coat of arms displayed inside St. At the top of the crest is a crown which was awarded to Amsterdam after providing financial support to Holy Roman Emporer, Maximilian I during wartime.

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