Central Station Amsterdam

central station amsterdam with it's two towers, one indicating time and the other wind direction

From Dam Square to Central Station Amsterdam is the Damrak, part of the old medieval harbour.
The merchant ships moored here in earlier times.
The central station is the first impression of Amsterdam for many travelers.
It is built on an artificial island.
The main entrance is flanked left and right by two towers. The right tower shows the correct time. The left tower shows the wind direction.

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