Rotterdam, World Port City, is a city you have to experience for yourself. It is a young, dynamic, international city with a passionately beating heart. The city keeps reinventing itself at a rapid pace, redefining and expanding its already impressive skyline every time you visit and presenting new cultural and sporting events to surprise and delight you. Its ever-changing nature makes Rotterdam a city that you can rediscover time and again.
Rotterdam is a city of many faces: a tough port city, a trendy nightlife city, a sophisticated shopping city, and a hip artistic city. Above all, Rotterdam is the architecture city of The Netherlands that stimulates innovation. Its skyline is always changing. There are many things to do. You can go on a shopping spree, enjoy some excellent food, and visit a range of museums and attractions in and around the city center.
In 2014 Rotterdam is featured by Rough Guides and the New York Times as a city that you must visit. Rough Guides placed Rotterdam at number 8 in 'Top 10 Cities for 2014' and the city has also hit 10th place in the New York Times list of '52 Places to Go in 2014'. Both lists praise Rotterdam highly, not least for its architecture.