St Nicholas Basilica The city’s main Roman Catholic church, seen on our canal tour. As fancy and neo-Baroque as it looks, it’s only about 150 years old. Other fun fact: it’s oriented on a northwest-southeast axis instead of the usual east-west. 13 May 2017 Amsterdam Canal Church Travel ← The Golden Bend → Houseboats Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.