Facebook Twitter Email. Coronavirus dealt a devastating blow to the Dutch capital's notorious window brothels and left over legally operating sex workers without an income for almost four months. The district in Amsterdam's historic center, known locally as De Wallen, relies heavily on tourism and normally attracts over a million visitors a month. The pandemic plunged the sex industry into deep financial trouble and reignited a debate about the future of the Red Light District.
Amsterdam » Red Light District. It is very likely that you have heard about this neighbourhood and to be frank, everything you have heard is probably true. From brothels to sex shops to museums, the Amsterdam Red Light District has it all. But contrary to what a lot of people might think, the Amsterdam Red Light District has a very friendly atmosphere and isn't as dangerous as it used to be. The best way to compare Red Light District accommodation options is by using the well-known booking engine "Booking.