Tag Archives: Amsterdam

Red light district tours to be banned in Amsterdam next year

From 2020, tourists to Amsterdam will no longer be able to take a tour of the famous red light district . The Red Light district is a historic part of Amsterdam. Photo by Olena Z/Shutterstock The new rules will come into effect on 1 January and will protect the medieval district, also called De Wallen , from the increasing effects of overtourism. READ MORE …