Welcome to Rotterdam
Welcome to Rotterdam - The City of Love and Multi-cultural
Rotterdam is located in the West of the Netherlands, this city is famous for many things like the night-life, the architecture, shopping, food and the monuments. You can discover a lot of festivals, events, attractions, restaurants, clubs, hotels, shops and a variety of art and culture in Rotterdam. Winter is the perfect season to visit Rotterdam with Christmas and New Year, the city is all about holidays and there are a lot of activities for all ages.
Information and facts
Rotterdam has an active and vibrant night-life. This city has a reputation for the clubs, parties, bars, night entertainmenta and concert.
Rotterdam is a fabulous shopping city any time of the year. In the city centre the shops are open seven days a week.
Rotterdam has several attractive indoor shopping centres. They are building a big market hall in the Blaak area in Rotterdam (finish in 2014).
In Rotterdam, there are many monuments and places to visit like Euromast Tower, Erasmus Bridge, Destroyed City and Tower of Number. There are also a lot of museums, the city has an interesting history and beautiful architecture.
Summer's temperature in Rotterdam is around 20°C and in winter around 5°C. The weather in Rotterdam is constantly at a mild temperature.
There are many transports options in Rotterdam like the RET trams and buses. The RET offers disposable chip cards for single use that is ideal for tourists. This card is available at sales points, top-up machines and kiosks at the metro station. There is also the Rotterdam Welcome Card for unlimited use of public transportation for 1, 2 or 3 days.