Top 10 Crazy Things About Amsterdam

 

5. Do you know what Amsterdam’s most stolen thing is?

Right, bikes! And the number can shock you. About 100,000 bikes yearly are stolen in this bicycle capital of the world and around 24,000 end up in the city’s canals.

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6. Do you know that the city’s greatest land area is below the level of the sea?

Many scientists fear that Amsterdam may cease to exist in the near future if the sea level continues to rise. At this moment, the numbers indicate 6,7 meters below the level of the sea.

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