General tourist information, Rotterdam
Parking in Rotterdam can be a problem if you are not prepared on it:
Paying for your parking ticket is only possible with a chip-card or with a Visa or Mastercard. Coins are not accepted anymore, because the ticket machines were often destroyed to get the coins out. This system ends this problem.
So be sure you have your Chipknip, Mastercard or Visacard with you when you visit Rotterdam.
A VVV is a tourist information office, Rotterdam has one VVV as it is located near the cityhouse/hall.
The Tourist Information Offices will be able to help you with:
information about transport and accommodation
reservations for hotels and guesthouses
theatre and concerts tickets
discount tickets to amusment parks
tickets for public transport
Fondest memory: opened: mon till fri: 09:30-18:00
frinight til 21:00, sat: 09:30 -17:00
Tel.: 0900-4034065 (€ 0,35
Favorite thing: Holland Casino Rotterdam has opened its completely new facilities to the public. The little church is the place to obtain playing information, and for just 10 euro cents, you can play the slot machines on Kloostersquare. Also there is the Jackpot Club with its more than 600 money-spewing slot machines. On the second floor you'll find the tables of American Roulette, Black Jack, Caribbean Stud Poker, Punto Banco, Sic Bo and French Roulette. Near Centraal Station metro station.
rotterdam tel. 010 - 4364811
the zoo blijdorp
Fondest memory: a boat tour in the harbour