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Amsterdam

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10705,22711,862

Rotterdam

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1536,4069,61

The Hague

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1302,3108,96

Maastricht

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1364,3543,103

Haarlem

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773,1802,21

Eindhoven

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357,1045,23

Utrecht

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668,1612,26

Leiden

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625,1436,15

Groningen

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447,1121,27

Delft

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553,1511,21

Arnhem

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491,1535,18

Breda

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447,1153,13

Den Bosch

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191,490,9

Keukenhof

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195,781,0

Nijmegen

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424,775,16

Schiphol

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198,527,5

Tilburg

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171,452,8

Valkenburg

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284,626,62

Alkmaar

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237,536,11

Leeuwarden

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143,442,14

Apeldoorn

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273,1067,14

Bergen op Zoom

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67,241,11

Middelburg

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168,410,6

Assen

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138,333,3

Noordwijk aan Zee

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83,228,30

Hengelo

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215,574,4

Amersfoort

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194,384,14

Hoorn

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140,401,5

Zwolle

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102,331,10

Giethoorn

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47,184,6

Scheveningen

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254,794,14

Dordrecht

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112,286,7

Volendam

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106,448,7

Enschede

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178,391,7

Den Helder

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69,221,4

Texel

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194,495,3

Roermond

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75,147,5

Kinderdijk

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105,335,0

Vlissingen

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99,262,16

Gouda

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190,465,4

Deventer

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130,350,8

De Efteling

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162,463,0

Zandvoort

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43,111,47

Venlo

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43,92,8

Zaanse Schans

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158,716,0

Hoofddorp

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17,134,12

Amstelveen

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41,77,5

Zaandam

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58,194,4

Edam

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67,214,6

Hoek van Holland

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62,295,1

Amsterdam

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  • Red Light District - De Wallen, Amsterdam

    Red Light District - De Wallen

    4 out of 5 stars

    Amsterdam Things to Do

    De Wallen, also known as the Red Light District of Amsterdam or Rossebuurt, is famous around the world has Prostitution here in The Netherlands are legal and even the Prostitutes and the Pimps even have their own labor unions as well and they also have security guards here. The area serves as al all in one area devoted to anything sex, like the...

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  • Ambassade Hotel

    Ambassade Hotel

    Amsterdam Hotels

    My son and grandmother shared a room at the Ambassade, where we were greeted by a very friendly and...

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  • FEBO, Amsterdam

    FEBO

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Amsterdam Restaurants

    Automatic vending machines for burgers, chips (fries) and croquettes. It's pretty cheap and pretty terrible. But if you're hungry, everything else is closed and you don't fancy a night shop rip-off, then needs must when the devil vomits into your kettle (c) Blackadder. Not a huge range for vegetarians. Situated all over town. I've only ever had...

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Rotterdam

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The Hague

See all 1302 The Hague Tips
  • Madurodam, Miniature City, The Hague

    Madurodam, Miniature City

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Hague Things to Do

    In July 2015 I visited Madurodam in The Hague (Den Haag). Madurodam was founded in 1952 as a war monument. It was in memory of warhero and partisan George Maduro who died in concentration camp Dachau on 09 February 1945. His parents donated the capital to start Madurodam. Once I entered the entrance, I had to present myself as a Blogger Press...

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  • Paleis Hotel

    Paleis Hotel

    The Hague Hotels

    Even though I live in The Hague, I've stayed in this hotel once and it was lovely. It is in a great...

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  • Festivals and such, The Hague

    Festivals and such

    The Hague Nightlife

    The Club La Luna was the newest hot place to ... drink ... dance ... and after ... Limo Service - VIP Guest List In Summer Terrace Service At Day-time from 10.00 - 20.00 YOU'LL LOVE IT ... Unfortunately LA LUNA closed its doors! And will be opened at another place ... You will be informed, thanks for visit See for yourself the pics (see link),...

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Maastricht

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  • St. Pietersberg, Maastricht

    St. Pietersberg

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Maastricht Things to Do

    ...it closed about 70 years ago :-( For an absolutely fascinating day out from Maastricht a visit to the "caves" at St Pietersberg is a must. These so-called "caves" are in fact the tunnels created by the excavations of marl, a type of limestone, used locally as a building material - in fact much of Maastricht's Old City was constructed using it,...

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  • La Bergere Hotel And Housing

    La Bergere Hotel And Housing

    Maastricht Hotels

    La Bergere - french for "The shepherdess" is in no relation to hay, goats or taverns, but rather a...

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  • Dialect, Maastricht

    Dialect

    Maastricht Local Customs

    Because of its location and diverse modern history Maastrichters have developed a dialect unique to the city which is heavily influence by Belgian and German and even has some French and Spanish minor roots. It differs from Standard Dutch not just in intonation but also regards vocabularly in that there are some terms which do not translate...

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Haarlem

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  • Grote Markt, Haarlem

    Grote Markt

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Haarlem Things to Do

    The Stadthuis is one of the three buildings which really stand out on Haarlem's Grote Markt (the others being St Bavo and the Vleeshal). It stands on the west of the square. Originally, from around 1100, there was a wooden building on the site which was used as a hunting lodge by the Counts of Holland. William ll (who preferred to live in Den...

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  • Carlton Square Hotel

    Carlton Square Hotel

    Haarlem Hotels

    True, the Carlton Square isn't close to the train station (a 15 minute walk). But it is close to the...

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  • Specktakel, Haarlem

    Specktakel

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Haarlem Restaurants

    How about Crocodile Dundee salad, South African butternut King mussels, Californian rare grill tuna tataki, Caribbean fruit soup ...... The list goes on. It's just food from all over the world. When I revisited Haarlem in 2014 I was pleased to see the restaurant was still there. Business hours: Mo-Su: 5:30PM - 10PM Greek-sigara New Zealand's lamb...

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Eindhoven

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Utrecht

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  • Dom church and tower, Utrecht

    Dom church and tower

    Utrecht Things to Do

    The Domtower is 112 meter high, and more than 600 years old. Between the tower and the church is a square. This is quite unusual, normally the tower is a part of the church. The tower was separated from the church in 1674 when a hurricane destroyed about half the city and a big part of the church. The tower survived...... It's really worthwile...

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  • Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht

    Grand Hotel Karel V Utrecht

    Utrecht Hotels

    I love this hotel. It is an old building (from the 1800's) that was originally built by Louis...

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  • Havana, Utrecht

    Havana

    2.5 out of 5 stars

    Utrecht Restaurants

    Here you'll find a peculiar atmosphere: this Belgian cafe is in an old ex-church! The ceiling is then very high, and the organ is still there along with some statues. You can go for a meal or just a beer. They have a wide assortment of bier, as in the best belgian tradition and the food is also very good. On top of all this the staff was very...

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Leiden

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  • Historical Leiden, Leiden

    Historical Leiden

    Leiden Things to Do

    Leiden's Gravensteen is a very old building, built entirely from stone and dating from the 1300s . It was originally used partly as a dwelling place for the Counts of Leiden and partly as their private prison. Executions were carried out on the little square in front of the Gravensteen from 1463, when the building became the property of the city....

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  • Hotel Leiden

    Hotel Leiden

    Leiden Hotels

    Unfortunately my experience with the Van der Valk was not as pleasant. I had to travel to Leiden for...

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  • Scenic Leiden, Leiden

    Scenic Leiden

    Leiden Favorites

    The Old Police Headquarter dates from 1927 and was designed by Jan Neisingh in the style of the Amsterdam school. The building is a National monument. Since the closure of the headquater in 2005 the city of Leiden is looking for another destination for the building like rendering of service. Location: Zonneveldstraat 10 - 2311RV Leiden

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Groningen

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  • Martini Toren - Martini Tower, Groningen

    Martini Toren - Martini Tower

    Groningen Things to Do

    The Martini Tower is the eye-catcher at the heart of the town of Groningen. From april 1 till november 1 from 11AM to 5PM the tower is open daily.; entrance fee € 3.00. More info at the Tourist Office, telephone: 0900-2023050. Guided tours of the tower, call +31-50-313571350 to reserve a guide.

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  • NH Groningen

    NH Groningen

    Groningen Hotels

    We were in Groningen for a concert and were going to stay for only one night, so we wanted something...

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  • Toys, Groningen

    Toys

    Groningen Shopping

    Nice local toy shop with nostalgic toys.There's also some kitsch for sale from all over the world.Business hours:Mo: 1PM - 6PMTu-We: 10AM - 6PMTh: 10AM - 9PMFr: 10AM - 6PMSa: 10AM - 5PMSu: Noon - 5PM

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Delft

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  • Nieuwe Kerk, Delft

    Nieuwe Kerk

    4 out of 5 stars

    Delft Things to Do

    There is so much to see in the New Church, maybe too much to mention. We walked our way up to the mausoleum of William the Silent and the private royal family crypt. After we had a good look at both beautiful artifacts we headed towards the choir isle of the church, which has a various number of mausoleums. One of them in the one of Hugo Grotius....

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  • Hotel de Emauspoort

    Hotel de Emauspoort

    Delft Hotels

    It is a unusual hotel with a location in the middle of the town, and it has a very nice accomadation...

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  • Delft Blue Pottery, Delft

    Delft Blue Pottery

    Delft Shopping

    Just world-famous for its blue and white pottery, porcelain and ceramics Delft cannot be left without visiting a Delft Blue shop. You may find beautiful small Delft Blue products for your kitchen,... And don't forget the Delft Blue tiles which are in favour, even the very cheap kitchy-ones. Some hand-made painted souvenirs are really gorgeous...

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Arnhem

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  • Open Air Museum, Arnhem

    Open Air Museum

    Arnhem Things to Do

    At the Open Air Museum you will see how the Dutch people used to live. There are various farmhouses (from various areas around the country), gardens and windmills (old style). There are also shops in old style selling items which used to be sold (and some still are). There are also some activities you can watch or do yourself like baking your own...

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  • NH Rijnhotel

    NH Rijnhotel

    Arnhem Hotels

    10 Onderlangs, Arnhem, Gelderland, NL 6812 CG, The Netherlands

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Dansende Nar statue, Arnhem

    Dansende Nar statue

    Arnhem Favorites

    The Dansende Nar statue is made by Hans Bayens in 1975.It's located at the Land van de Markt in the city center.The bronze statue was a gift of the local Carnaval society C.V. De On-Ganse to celebrate their 22 year jubilee (2 x 11 years).

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Breda

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  • Grote Kerk, Breda

    Grote Kerk

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Breda Things to Do

    Onze Lieve Vrouwe Kerk (Our Lady's Church), also known as Grote Kerk (the Big Church), can be seen all over the city centre with its bright tower. The first mentioning of a stone chuch here was 1269 although no one seems to know if there was a chuch here earlier. Amongst things you can see in it today are the tombs of several old Dutch royals in...

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  • Apollo Hotel Breda City Centre

    Apollo Hotel Breda City Centre

    Breda Hotels

    Apollo Hotel Breda City Centre is a unique hotel that is located in an old post office. The...

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  • De Corenmaet, Breda

    De Corenmaet

    3 out of 5 stars

    Breda Restaurants

    Warm ambiance and Latin decor don't make a meal. The guacamole contained only mashed avocado - where was the minced onion, the garlic, the cayenne pepper, tomato bits? Or even just salsa? The food was bland with no discernable flavours. Latin American food should be very falvourful and spicy, not full of cabbage. The mojito was watery with too much...

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Den Bosch

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  • Binnendieze, Den Bosch

    Binnendieze

    Den Bosch Things to Do

    Den Bosch is circled by typical Dutch canals and the boat tours of the canals are operated in small boats powered by a small motor that take about 16 people. There is a choice of two trips - one takes 40 minutes and one takes over one hour - we chose the shorter journey and the cost was €6. Tickets are bought from a ticket office across the street...

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  • Moevenpick Hotel's-Hertogenbosch

    Moevenpick Hotel's-Hertogenbosch

    Den Bosch Hotels

    Pettelaarpark 90, Den Bosch, Noord-Brabant, 5216, The Netherlands

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Castle Louvenstein, Den Bosch

    Castle Louvenstein

    Den Bosch Off The Beaten Path

    A wonderful castle built between 1357 and 1397. It was built in a strategic location in the middle of the Netherlands, where the Maas and Waal rivers come together (just west of current day villages Poederoijen and Brakel) and close to Den Bosch.From 1619 the castle became a prison for political prisoners. One famous inmate was the eminent lawyer,...

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Keukenhof

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  • How to get There, Keukenhof

    How to get There

    Keukenhof Transportation

    By carKeukenhof is located in an area known as the Bollenstreek (Bulb growing region) between Amsterdam and The Hague and is easily accessible via motorways A4 (exit Nieuw-Vennep) and A44 (exit 3, Lisse). 'Keukenhof' is well signposted after the exit.Public Transportation: Unfortunately there is no direct public transport option from Amsterdam to...

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  • Souvenir Shops, Keukenhof

    Souvenir Shops

    Keukenhof Shopping

    This is the most of tourist search, some souvenir from Keukenhof.... but for me better buy some souvenir from AMsterdam, the price more cheap for the same product.

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  • Tulips Field, Keukenhof

    Tulips Field

    Keukenhof Things to Do

    Around Keukenhof,. has vast fields of tulips around it, to see more better is by boat that touring aroun the canal in the garden and around the garden.

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Nijmegen

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  • Market Square, Nijmegen

    Market Square

    Nijmegen Things to Do

    The triangular Grote Markt lies in the center of old Nijmegen. In the square there is a statue of Mariken van Nieumeghen, the chief character in the 15th century mystery play of that name. According to legend Mariken, having entered into a league with the Devil, was fettered in iron rings but that when her period of penitence was over the rings...

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  • Manna

    Manna

    Nijmegen Hotels

    Oranjesingel 2c, Nijmegen, 6511 NS, The Netherlands

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Undies, Nijmegen

    Undies

    Nijmegen Shopping

    Underware for men only.The shop moved from the Stikke Hezelstraat 28 to the Moenenstraat 7.Business hours:Mo: 1PM - 5:30PMTu-We: 10AM - 5:30PMTh: 10AM - 9PMFr: 10AM - 5:30PMSa: 10AM - 5PMSu: Closed

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    Many who visit the Netherlands travel to see Amsterdam's famous red-light district but they may be surprised to discover the many other activities it offers. Visit Hoge Veluwe National Park and...

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