Tourist resources for Amsterdam
The English-language Amsterdam Weekly, a widely available free city paper (find it in cafes and shops around town or online at www.amsterdamweekly.nl), has reliable restaurant reviews and extensive event listings. The searchable maps on www.amsterdam.nl are terrific, and there's also useful advice for visitors. For a virtual tour of the city's streets and canals, with reviews of the hotels and restaurants along the way, check out www.channels.nl. Architecture buffs will appreciate www.archined.nl.