Rotterdam is the Netherlands’ second largest city and one of Europe’s most vibrant. It’s home to a world-class art scene, cutting-edge architecture and some of the best nightlife in the Netherlands. The city centre is a lively mix of old and new, with traditional Dutch buildings next to modern skyscrapers. The lively waterfront area is a great place to wander, with plenty of bars and restaurants. There’s also a great selection of museums, including the world’s largest maritime museum, the Kunsthal art museum and the Dutch National Railway Museum. Rotterdam is a great city for shopping, with a mix of high-end boutiques and trendy street markets.