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Museum Our Lord in the Attic (Holland)

Museum Our Lord in the Attic (Holland)

Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder is a 17th-century canal house, house church, and museum in the city center of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The Catholic Church was built on the top three floors of the canal house during the 1660s. It is an important example of 

Zuiderzee Museum (Holland)

Zuiderzee Museum (Holland)

The Zuiderzee Museum, located on Wierdijk in the historic center of Enkhuizen, is a Dutch museum devoted to preserving the cultural heritage and maritime history from the old Zuiderzee region. With the closing of the Afsluitdijk on May 28, 1932, the Zuiderzee was split in 

Boijmans van Beuningen Museum (Holland)

Boijmans van Beuningen Museum (Holland)

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is an art museum in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. It is located at the Museumpark in the district Rotterdam Centrum, close to the Kunsthal and the Natural History Museum. The museum opened in 1849. It houses the collections of Frans Jacob 

Royal Palace of Amsterdam (Holland)

Royal Palace of Amsterdam (Holland)

The classicist palace located on the Dam Square began its life in the 17th century as a city hall. Its construction started in 1648 and the city hall was opened for the first time in 1655. During the reign of Louis Napoleon, it was turned 

Euromast (Holland)

Euromast (Holland)

Euromast is an observation tower in Rotterdam, Netherlands, designed by Hugh Maaskant constructed between 1958 and 1960. It was specially built for the 1960 Floriade, and is a listed monument since 2010. The tower is a concrete structure with an internal diameter of 9 m 

Leidseplein Square (Holland)

Leidseplein Square (Holland)

Leidseplein, or also Leiden Square, is the ideal place to enjoy a night out in Amsterdam. This spacious square is packed with bars and clubs and it is a popular nightlife hub both among the tourists and the locals. You won’t regret if you visit 

Madurodam (Holland)

Madurodam (Holland)

Madurodam is a miniature park and tourist attraction in the Scheveningen district of The Hague in the Netherlands. It is home to a range of 1:25 scale model replicas of famous Dutch landmarks, historical cities and large developments. The park was opened in 1952 and 

Jordaan District (Holland)

Jordaan District (Holland)

Originally a poor district, this neighbourhood nowadays houses numerous art galleries, shops and restaurants in its streets. It is also a great place to just take a walk in. Its development started during the 17th century by the construction of housing facilities for the working 

Madame Tussauds Wax Museum (Holland)

Madame Tussauds Wax Museum (Holland)

One of the many museums belonging to the Madame Tussauds’ family. This one is not as big as the others, but it’s still worth a visit. Take a picture with singers, actors, fictional heroes or Dutch celebrities. Some of the most favourite wax figures are 

National Park The Hoge Veluwe (Holland)

National Park The Hoge Veluwe (Holland)

Nationaal Park De Hoge Veluwe is a Dutch national park in the province of Gelderland near the cities of Ede, Wageningen, Arnhem and Apeldoorn. It is approximately 55 square kilometers in area, consisting of heathlands, sand dunes, and woodlands. It is situated in the Veluwe,