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    Road trip in The Netherland: along Hansa Towns

    Road trip The Netherlands, along Hansa Towns | Your Dutch Guide

    When Amsterdam and Rotterdam were still tiny settlements, 9 cities in the east of The Netherlands were already grand cities and trading ports of great importance. What did they have in common? Their location along the river IJssel. The cities of Deventer, Zwolle, Kampen, Doesburg, Harderwijk, Elburg, Zutphen, Hattem and Hasselt formed the Hansa Towns and still are some of the most beautiful small cities in The Netherlands. The Hansa Towns are a great excuse to take a road trip in the east of The Netherlands.

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  • Loving Vincent: Meet Vincent van Gogh in The Netherlands | Your Dutch Guide
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    Meet Vincent van Gogh in The Netherlands

    The brilliantly animated movie Loving Vincent premiers this week. Most of the movie is set in France, where Van Gogh spent the last years of his life, painting stunning works like…

  • Top things to do in Den Bosch, The Netherlands | Your Dutch Guide
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    10 things to do in Den Bosch

    Visitors to The Netherlands probably would never even think to visit Den Bosch. And that’s a shame. Because I can’t think of a single reason why Den Bosch shouldn’t be on your…

  • Visit Thorn in Limburg | Your Dutch Guide
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    Thorn: the whitewashed town in Limburg

    The town of Thorn, in Dutch southern province Limburg, is pretty famous. Well, in The Netherland it is. As the historical centre of Thorn consists of whitewashed houses and buildings only,…

  • 24 hours in The Hague, The Netherlands | Your Dutch Guide
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    24 hours in The Hague

    The Hague is not only the seat of the Dutch government, the city also holds an important position internationally, as it’s the base for embassies, the UN’s International Court of Justice and…