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Health & safety

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Emergency numbers

Emergency helpline 112

Emergency text helpline for deaf or hard of hearing 0800 8112

Hospitals in Amsterdam

You won't struggle to find an English-speaking doctor in Amsterdam. Vu Medisch Centrum has every specialist you might need.

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Is Amsterdam safe for solo female travelers?

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Amsterdam is a very safe city for solo female travelers. The biggest crime in Amsterdam is bike theft. I was able to go about my days without feeling scared for my safety.
Nina Clapperton, travel blogger & SEO expert

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Best travel insurance for Amsterdam

Travel insurance isn't mandatory but recommended. 
Choose a plan that offers coverage for Covid-19 and unexpected quarantine.


*This information is taken from the official CDC website

Being up to date with routine vaccinations is all you need when traveling to the Netherlands.

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