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    Capital of culture 2018: Leeuwarden

    Capital of culture 2018: Leeuwarden. 8 reasons to visit Leeuwarden, The Netherlands | Your Dutch Guide

    And 8 reasons why you should visit Leeuwarden

    Leeuwarden is more than just the provincial capital of Friesland, at least, for 2018 it is. As Leeuwarden has been crowned Capital of Culture 2018. You have probably never heard of Leeuwarden, and I really don’t blame you. However, Leeuwarden truly deserves the title and there are plenty of reasons to visit this interesting city in the north of The Netherlands. Not only is it a good opportunity to get to know this lesser-known part of the country a little better, Leeuwarden is interesting enough to spend at least a day or two.

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  • Discover Uutrecht by foot, bike and boat (photo by Ruben Drenth) | Your Dutch Guide
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    Discover Utrecht by foot, bike and boat

    I can’t tell you how much it has made my heart jump with joy that I’ve been hearing more and more foreign languages in Utrecht, especially on weekends and school holidays.…

  • Amsterdam off the beaten track: Amsterdam Noord | Your Dutch Guide
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    Off the beaten track: Amsterdam Noord

    And a Give Away! Getting away from the crowds in Amsterdam was never as rewarding as it is now. Whenever I go to Amsterdam with friends visiting from abroad, I take…