Sinterklaas In Amsterdam
The 5th of December is a holiday in the Netherlands that families celebrate by presents, writing each other poems and eating pepernoten.
In the run of to the 5th of December children will set their shoes next to the fireplace at bed time. They put their shoes next to the fireplace in the hope that Sinterklaas will leave treats for them.
For other reasons to visit Amsterdam in December please visit our December in Amsterdam page.