Pondering the typical things to do in Amsterdam? You’re thinking bikes, canals, and coffee shops? Of course, you are. Although small, there’s so much more to this beautiful city than elaborate waterways, iconic architecture, and a high concentration of art galleries and museums. So get off the beaten path (or canal) with our top 10 things to do in Amsterdam recommended by locals and see another side to the city. Whether it’s your first time visiting Amsterdam or you’re a regular visitor and want to discover something new and a little bit different, our hit-list will be your new best friend (if your best friend was useful but never actually spoke to you).