The webcam is located at Amstel River and showcases stunning views of the Magere Brug, the "Skinny Bridge" in the city centre. The earth TV live cam shows one of the 3 main canals Prinsengracht, the "Prince's Canal", watch here the lively watertraffic in real time.
Amsterdam has often been compared with Venice, due to its great number of 90 islands, which are linked by about 1,500 bridges!
On the west from the square you can see the neoclassical Royal Palace, which was served as the city hall until 1808 and then it was converted into the residence.
Another, worth a visit sight is the National Monument, which is dedicated to the World War II victims and where every year is held the ceremony to commemorate the causalities of the war.
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (Luchthaven Schiphol), Amsterdam, Netherlands IATA: AMS ~ ICAO: EHAM UTC: 1 ~ TYPE: International Flight Traffic: Flight Radar24 ~ Live ATC Flight Data: Flight Stats ~ Flight Aware ~ Airport Data Airport Links: Official web site ~ Wiki Amsterdam Schiphol is the 4th busiest airport in Europe, and 13th busiest in the world. Check the flight traffic sites above, or with this page. Building at SW of airport (just W of Runway 06 Hold). – Cam 2: Between NE & NW at Runway 09/27 (right of cam); 18C/36C (left of cam); Northern gates. Notes: At the link, you can click ‘Audioplayers’ from the top menu for an extensive range of live Schiphol audio feeds. Cam View: Various, including NE at taxiway over A4 road (for runway 36C or 36L deps.), and SE at finals onto 06. (NOTE: Primarily a road traffic cam, Airport movements may not always be visible).