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There is a lot to be seen around Amsterdam. Small as the country, there are many sites in the Netherlands to explore.

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Jun 20, 2017

Take the Dutch Windmill Bike Tour in Kaag en Braassem in Holland

he area of Kaag en Braassem in Holland has everything you expect. Cheese, Farm fields, Lakes, and Cows. Take the Dutch Windmill Bike Tour.

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Jun 13, 2017

Zaanse Schans

Are you interested in working Dutch windmills and old crafts? Come to the Zaanse Schans in North Holland and see how wind powered the Dutch Industrial revolution of the 17th century

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Jun 09, 2017

Visit Kinderdijk Windmill village to learn about Dutch Water management

There's no place in the world where you can see more Dutch windmills than in Kinderdijk. Come and see how this windmill village keeps your feet dry in the Netherlands

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Jun 07, 2017

Visit the Windmills of Holland - Let us show you the best places

You are in Holland and you want to visit some Windmills? Let us show you the best places, and tell you what you can expect when you visit them.

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May 09, 2017

Tulip fields near Amsterdam - When and where to find them

Spring in the Netherlands means colored fields as far as the eye can see. The tulip fields can be reached within an hour from Amsterdam. Come and explore!

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Dec 02, 2016

Before the mayflower, Pilgrims in Leyden

Many say they created the foundation of the USA. But before the Mayflower , they stayed in the city of Leyden. Why were the Pilgrim Fathers in Leiden, and what did they do there?

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Nov 25, 2016

How to celebrate Sinterklaas like the Dutch!

He brings gifts for the children, has a big white beard and red robes. Its not Santa Claus, but the person that Santa is based on. Sinterklaas! Read how to celebrate Sinterklaas with us.

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Nov 17, 2016

Keukenhof gardens, visit the amazing world of flowers Around Amsterdam

The Keukenhof gardens in Lisse is one of the most famous attractions in the Netherlands. It's only an hour from Amsterdam, but can you also visit the keukenhof in July?

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Nov 17, 2016

Castle de Haar – An Enchanting Experience

Located in the province of Utrecht, 45 minutes from Amsterdam, you will find Castle De Haar. Read more about this medieval castle with the enchanting fairytale look.

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Nov 11, 2016

Rembrandt's Leiden - Discover the birthplace of a Master

One of the greatest painters that has ever lived, was born as a simple millers son in Leiden. Let us show you around Rembrandt's place of birth, his school, studio, church and much more!

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Nov 07, 2016

Madurodam miniature town - Discover Holland in the Hague

If your time in the Netherlands is limited. And if you do want to see more of our beautiful country, come to Madurodam miniature town in The Hague. Read what you can find here.

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Nov 04, 2016

Visit the exciting Maritime Museum Rotterdam

Rotterdam has one of the largest harbors in the world. To understand more of this industry, you should visit the Maritime Museum in Rotterdam. Read our preview

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Nov 02, 2016

Rotterdam, Netherlands' harbor city that rose from destruction

As one of the worlds largest harbor cities, you just have to visit Rotterdam when you're in the Netherlands. Read here how a great modern city rose from the ashes of the Second World war

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Oct 28, 2016

Scheveningen The Hague, the grand lady of Dutch Beaches

Scheveningen The Hague has grown into a stylish resort. Check out what you can find on the boulevard, the pier, and elsewhere in Scheveningen beach

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Oct 25, 2016

The Hague, Netherlands - Majestic city and home of Dutch politics

Although it is not the capital, the Netherlands is ruled from The Hague. Moreover, this is a majestic, historic city you should see. Read about the medieval buildings, the museums, and much more.

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