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Top 10 places to visit in the Netherlands

Top 10 places to visit in the Netherlands

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From atmospheric cellar bars and historic windmills to tulip fields and world-renown art, discover the delights of the top things to do in the Netherlands.

Top 10 things to do in Amsterdam

Top 10 things to do in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam's top attractions range from quirky to futuristic. Get stuck into Amsterdam tourism with this list of top things to do and see in the Dutch capital.

A guide to celebrating carnival in the Netherlands 2016

A guide to celebrating carnival in the Netherlands 2016

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Watch the Dutch burst into colour and frivolity as carnival season is celebrated in cities all over the Netherlands. Find out the top Dutch carnival events in 2016.

'Fakkeltocht' - torchlight procession in Eindhoven

'Fakkeltocht' - torchlight procession in Eindhoven

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The 25th edition of this event once again uses torchlight as a reminder for tolerance and peace. Taking place in Eindhoven on 24 December 2016, thousands will gather together to celebrate love for mankind.

'WinterWelVaart' 2016, a festival of winter prosperity and a celebration of maritime history

'WinterWelVaart' 2016, a festival of winter prosperity and a celebration of...

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For this event historic ships will moor in the most beautiful part of town, the historical quays of Groningen. On-board discover a comprehensive music, theatre and arts programme and plenty to do on the shore! This free event will take place from 16 to 18 December 2016.

World Christmas Circus, Amsterdam

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The World Christmas Circus, in Royal Theatre Carré from 22 December 2016 until 8 January 2017, features the most artists ever seen in the program, living up to it's slogan “The largest program ever”.

Jheronimus 'Bosch by Night', a Lightshow

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Dutch artist Jheronimus Bosch comes to life in light and sound with a spectacular open-air show in the market square, where the painter’s studio was once located.

Christmas in Valkenburg's caves

Christmas in Valkenburg's caves

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The 31st Christmas cave markets – located at the foot of the well-known Cauberg are the largest, oldest and most visited underground Christmas markets in Europe.

10 can't miss things in a visit to the NEMO Science Museum

10 can't miss things in a visit to the NEMO Science Museum

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A visit to the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam is one of the best things to do in the Netherlands. Here are the fun activities that all visitors will enjoy at the famous science centre. [Contributed by NEMO Science Museum]

The Early Van Gogh art exhibition

The Early Van Gogh art exhibition

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The Kröller-Müller Museum presents the Van Gogh art exhibition "The early Van Gogh: ‘work against indifference'" from 24 September 2016 until 9 April 2017.

Cool Event in Scheveningen

Cool Event in Scheveningen

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This winter Scheveningen is the place to be for the ultimate winter sport experience once more. From 13 November 2016 to 15 January 2017 The Hague’s beach resort will be transformed into a true winter wonderland called ‘Cool Event’.

Portrait Gallery of the Golden Age

Portrait Gallery of the Golden Age

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Three renowned Amsterdam museums have joined forces and artworks to show 30 enormous 17-century group portraits by famous painters from the Golden Age in one combined exhibition, running from 29 November 2014 until 31 December 2016.

MAG Utrecht: Find out about the hidden gems

MAG Utrecht: Find out about the hidden gems

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MAG Utrecht is about everything Utrecht has to offer, whether you’re in the heart of the city or in one of the suburbs. [Contributed by MAG Utrecht]

When travel was fun: Visiting the Dutch Aviodrome

When travel was fun: Visiting the Dutch Aviodrome

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Far from today's budget airlines that cram in passengers and luggage, travel was once a unique experience, as expat Amanda discovered at the Dutch Aviodrome.

Awesome Amsterdam: 10 best waterfront terraces in Amsterdam

Awesome Amsterdam: 10 best waterfront terraces in Amsterdam

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When the sun comes out in Amsterdam, everyone flocks outside to soak up the sun before it disappears – join them at one of Amsterdam's top canal terraces.

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