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Four Days March in Nijmegen

Perhaps you have thought about running in a marathon, but didn’t think you could make it. Maybe you have wanted to do a triathlon, but weren’t sure you were up to the challenge. If so, the Four Days March could ...

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Amsterdam’s Red Light District

Amsterdam’s Red Light District is, perhaps, the most well-known part of town and one that most people know about long before they make their trip to the Netherlands. Many of the stereotypes about this part of town are true. Very ...

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Amsterdam Parks and Gardens

Amsterdam is home to many excellent shops, fine restaurants and bustling city streets. Those who have yet to visit the city may be surprised to learn that Amsterdam is also home to 30 different parks. The city’s most famous park ...

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History of Arnhem

The Netherlands has a rich history, with many cities having fascinating stories of their own. One such city is Arnhem. Located in the east, it is one of the largest in the country. These days it is renowned for its ...

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Dutch Navy

As with most countries around the world, the Netherlands has a rich naval history. The official name in Dutch is Koninklijke Marine, which means Royal Netherlands Navy. During a span of time in the 17th century the Dutch Navy was ...

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Transportation in Venlo – Getting Around Town

The city of Venlo is very accommodating when it comes to transportation. Tourists who are staying in town can make use of the local bus system, trains, taxis and even bicycles to see the sights. Those who plan on visiting ...

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The Hague Christmas Market

Christmas markets are a tradition throughout Europe and particularly in the Netherlands and Germany. In fact, the Dresden Christmas market dates all the way back to the 1400s. During this festive time of year, bustling street markets feature handmade gifts ...

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The Hague Nightlife Guide

The Hague may be the seat of the Dutch government, but the city boasts an active nightlife scene with many bars, cafes and clubs. Grote Markt is the place to be when the sun goes down. The square comes alive ...

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The History of Venlo

No trip to the Limburg province would be complete without a visit to the bustling city of Venlo. Situated near the German border, the city offers travelers plenty of dining and shopping opportunities. Venlo is home to many international shops ...

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Eindhoven Nightlife and Events

The city of Eindhoven is vibrant and one of the liveliest towns in the country. Its nightlife does not disappoint with many concerts, theaters, bars, restaurants and events. Eindhoven offers something for everyone with quiet cafes, open parks and bustling ...

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