Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, is located in the Western Netherlands. Amsterdam is also known as the "Venice of the North", due to a large number of canals that form a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The lively Amsterdam nightlife, rich culture, and good transport make up this city of tolerance and diversity. For an authentic local experience, paddle the bike through the numerous bike paths.
Amsterdam is a great destination all year round. However, the best time to visit Amsterdam is from April to May and September to November. The weather is just perfect for canal cruising or a trip to the tulip fields of Keukenhof. The temperature during winters in Amsterdam a little bit extreme. However, this is the best time to score for unbelievable airfare deals and cheap accommodation.
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol – or also commonly known as Schiphol Airport is the main international airport in the Netherlands. The third-busiest airport in Europe is located about 9 kilometres southwest of Amsterdam, in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, North-Holland. You can take the Amsterdam airport taxi for the fastest route to the city centre. The 15-20 minutes journey will cost you approximately 39€. If you are looking for the quickest method of public transportation to the city, you can board the train. Train tickets cost 5.40€ and it takes around 20 minutes to reach the downtown area.
Iloilo Airport – the airport that is equipped with state-of-the-art computerized facilities is located in Cabatuan. The new airport is built in a wider and panoramic place. Cebu Pacific provides numbers of domestic flights connecting Iloilo to Manila, Cebu, Davao, Cagayan, General Santos, Puerto Princesa and Tacloban. It also offers international flights weekly from Iloilo to Hong Kong and three flights from Iloilo to Singapore. The airport is 18 kilometres from the city and is accessible by van, jeepney and taxi.
Iloilo experiences tropical climate, thus it has two distinct seasons: wet and dry. Meanwhile, Amsterdam has a temperate maritime climate influenced by the North Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The summer here is cool and winter is moderate. Making it suitable for the year-round travel destination.