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Top Rotterdam Restaurant Picks to Satisfy Every Appetite

The port city of Rotterdam is well known for having some of the best restaurants in all of the Netherlands. The city boasts a young and hip crowd, which has encouraged many restaurant owners to offer new and exotic cuisines ...

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History of Zwolle

Upon a hilltop overlooking the four rivers that course around it, lays Zwolle, the capital city of the Overijssel province in the Netherlands. This charming and picturesque area has been host to millennia of history, with roots that trace back ...

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History of Zaandam

Zaandam is a small town located in the North Holland province of the Netherlands. Unlike many Dutch cities who received city rights hundreds of years ago, Zaandam is a rank newcomer compared to them, being conferred cityhood in 1811. Even ...

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History of Amersfoort

Amersfoort in the Netherlands is a 750 plus year old city with a rich history. While it is growing rather fast it still retains much of its medieval roots. Located in the central part of the country, it is the ...

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History of Enschede

Enschede is a city located in the utmost Eastern end of the Netherlands, just minutes away from the German border. The early history of Enschede is for the most part unknown, but it is widely believed that there were inhabitants ...

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Haarlem’s history

The Netherlands is full of cities with a rich history, making them popular as tourist destinations.  One such city is Haarlem, pronounced Harlem in the English language.  It is also the provincial capital of North Holland.  Its population is slightly ...

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Top Beaches in The Netherlands

The Netherlands is well-known for its beautiful landscapes and charming windmills, but the country is also home to many stunning beaches that attract thousands of tourists each year. Beaches found along the coast are not only great for water sports, ...

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The History of Almere

Almere is the Netherland’s youngest city and is located in the Flevoland province. The city officially became a municipality in 1984, but Almere’s first home was constructed in 1976. Not surprisingly, the town is the largest in Flevoland and the ...

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Transportation in Nijmegen

Located on near the border of Germany, the city of Nijmegen, in the Netherlands is a beautiful and exciting city to visit. This city is over two thousand years old and is one of the oldest cities in the Netherlands, ...

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Transportation in Groningen

Getting around in Groningen is both affordable and enjoyable. With a combined area of 83.72 km2, there is much to see and do. There are also many different modes of transportation available to you by which you can view the ...

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