Rotterdam is the largest port in Europe and the second busiest in the world. You can best visit this city of architecture with the help of our Rotterdam car hire services. As opposed to Amsterdam, Rotterdam is a city where one can get a complete overview of the architecture of the twentieth century, the place is filled with many modern and interesting looking buildings.
If you fly into the city you will be landing at Rotterdam Airport which is connected to the city via bus routes but your best choice would definitely be to employ our Rotterdam car rental services so that you can have your choice of car read for you at the airport as soon as you touch down.
The city is a great place to visit for the museum enthusiast, Rotterdam has many great museums like the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, a museum founded in 1849 which houses an extremely rich and broad collection that can be grouped into Old Art, a collection of Prints and Drawings, the collection of Applied Arts and Design and finally Modern Art.
The Kunsthal is an exhibition hall which houses around 25 exposition each year and is known for experimenting a lot with various themes which gives birth to an extremely varied repertoire.
The Nederlands Fotomuseum is a museum dedicated to photography in the broadest definition of the word, meaning that it doesn’t focus only on photos as an artistic form of expression but as a medium of social expression.
Rotterdam being a port town and all obviously had to have a Maritime Museum; the museum hosts a variety of expositions about the harbor and the city’s broad maritime history. The outdoor part of the museum includes a 19th century gunboat the Museumschip DeBuffel which has been restored to its initial specs and is a must-see for all naval enthusiasts.
The city of Rotterdam offers many more sights and interesting places to visit and things to do, these few are just an example that only scratches the surface, there are still various monuments worth a visit, a few traditional windmills as well as the general feeling and particular optimistic vibe of the city.