Our Stories and Recommendations for Amsterdam & the Netherlands
Modern Dutch architecture has one very iconic hero: Hendrik Petrus Berlage. Berlage was a prominent architect that introduced modernism and ?practical aesthetics? into Dutch architecture.
Amsterdam?s beautiful, 17th-century canals bring so much joy to those who visit. However, in the 19th century areas along the canals have featured many lower-class neighborhoods were ravaged by pollution and disease.