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Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands, although the seat of the Dutch government is at The Hague. When the greater metropolitan area is included, Amsterdam has a population of more than 1.5 million people. Situated n the province of North Holland in the west of the country, it takes up much of the northern part of the Randstad.
Car hire in Amsterdam puts you just 40km north of Utrecht, 66km north-east of The Hague, and 79km north-east of Rotterdam. the commercial capital of the Netherlands and one of Europe's leading financial hubs, Amsterdam is home to many major global companies. It is also the Netherlands' cultural capital and features regularly among the best cities in the world to live.
A magnet for visitors, Amsterdam is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List for its 17th-century canals and 19th/20th century Defence Line. Its main attractions include the canals, the world-leading Rijksmuseum, Ann Frank House, and the Van Gogh Museum. It is also famous for its red light district, and for the many cannabis coffee shops that line the streets.