When I tell people that Amsterdam is one of my favorite cities, they raise their eyebrow and go, “Ohhh, I’m sure it is!” They’re alluding to Amsterdam’s reputation for being a place you can easily buy marijuana. Look folks, I live in Southern California. If I was looking for pot, I wouldn’t have to go so far. No, there are a million reasons why I love this town. Here are just a few for you.