With its cosy cafés, cobbled streets and quaint canals, Amsterdam is the perfect place for a winter getaway. The city comes into its own in winter with plenty of seasonal festivities and inviting spots offering traditional Dutch fare. From around November, many markets offer homemade gifts that are perfect for Christmas; for one of the best head to the Ice Village on Museumplein which will turn into a winter wonderland complete with an ice rink, chalets and food stalls. Looking for a top boutique hotel in Amsterdam over winter? Head to the Pulitzer Amsterdam, which is offering special cocktails inspired by cult perfume brand Le Labo. Read on for some of the best things to do this winter in Amsterdam.