Delegates of The Teachers' Academy will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy two of The Netherlands greatest cities, Utrecht and Amsterdam.
Utrecht is the beating heart of the Netherlands. With a medieval city centre small enough to explore on foot, but still large enough to enjoy world class festivals, modern architecture, trendy shops and interesting museums, Utrecht bustles with life. 65,000 students and an extensive number of cultural events; friendly outdoor cafés and restaurants.
For more information about Utrecht, things to see and entertainment, please visit the official tourism website: www.visit-utrecht.com/en
From this site, a Utrecht City Guide app is as well available for free download.
Famous all over the World for its charming 17th century canals, Amsterdam combines a modern metropolis with a friendly and relaxed environment and the small scale buildings with its intimate atmosphere that visitors find unique. From its earliest days, Amsterdam has been a bustling hub of commerce that welcomed other cultures with open arms.
The city has the highest museum density in the world and is home to cultural highlights, such as the Van Gogh Museum
, Anne Frank House
, Hermitage Amsterdam
and after years of renovation the recently re-opened Rijksmuseum
, as well as a great number of events and festivals.
For more information about Amsterdam, getting around, events and entertainment, please visit the official tourism website: www.iamsterdam.com