Europe & UK, Netherlands

Volendam & Haarlem

VOLENDAM Volendam – is a seaside town about an hours drive from Amsterdam. There is a ferry service between Volendam and a nearby island (peninsula). Along the waterfront are many souvenir shops, cafes, restaurants and even a cheese…

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About, Europe & UK, Netherlands

Amsterdam

Amsterdam, the largest city and capital of the Netherlands, is also the country’s biggest tourist-draw. However, neither the Dutch government nor the head of state resides in Amsterdam. Amsterdam was a financial and political powerhouse in the 17th…

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