The average Amsterdam local isn't graced with subtropic temperatures very often so, when desirable temperatures arrive, it seems like every last person takes a day off work. Fortunately, there are tons of options for summer afternoon loitering, browsing and eating.
Here are a few very happening spots where you'll find Amsterdam locals relaxing under the sun:
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