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Top 10 places to visit in the Netherlands

Top 10 places to visit in the Netherlands


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 Amsterdam attractions

Top 10 things to do in Amsterdam


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.

Carnival in the Netherlands

A guide to celebrating carnival in the Netherlands 2016


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.

Pica Pica

Pica Pica Winter Parade, Rotterdam


Pica Pica Foundation brings eight independent places in Rotterdam together with a Winter Parade held from 4 February to the 26 February 2017.

The Junior Company

The National Ballet: Juniors Go Dutch


Following the great success of former programmes, the Dutch National Ballet’s Junior Company presents once again a performance full of surprises.

FITC Amsterdam X, a technology conference


Future. Innovation. Creativity. Technology. Four words that capture the essence of what FITC and their events are all about. FITC produce design and technology focused events worldwide which inspire, educate and challenge attendees.

Huishoudbeurs, 'The Home Exhibition' of the year!


'The Home Exhibition' in Amsterdam RAI has been focusing on women since 1950 and is the largest festival of its kind in the Netherlands. You will find the latest trends and developments in the fields of fashion, care, housing, leisure, culinary activities, health, workshops and much more.

Moving Futures Rotterdam 2017

The 'Moving Futures' Dance Festival, Rotterdam


Discover the world of dance in one of the Netherlands' most well known cities and attend performances from top performers and choreographers.

Technology exhibition

New at NEMO Science Museum: Technium, an exhibition floor for the makers an...


Visitors to NEMO discover how technology enables them to shape their own world. At NEMO Science Museum you can discover how science and technology make everyday things special.

best christmas markets in Europe

European Christmas markets: A guide to the best Christmas markets in Europe


‘Tis the season for Christmas carols, Santa, mulled wine and European Christmas markets. Head to some of the best European markets at Christmas to discover on holiday.

Best European winter sun destinations

Best European winter sun destinations for 2016


Escape the sub-zero temperature and travel to the best winter sun destinations in Europe with easyJet. Bask in sunshine during your holiday in the top winter sun locations of Tenerife, Malaga or Lanzarote. [Contributed by easyJet]

Maritime Museum Rotterdam

'Offshore Experience' at the Maritime Museum, Rotterdam


In the 'Offshore Experience' you will go on a challenging search for energy from oil, gas and wind. You can experience what it is like at sea and at a depth of three kilometres underwater, where you can see for yourselves how offshore employees manage to do their spectacular jobs on the open sea. The...

Rick Steves: History behind Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe

Rick Steves: History behind Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe


Christmas trees and mangers are now in homes, squares, and streets all over Europe. But they are more than just decorations — there is a rich history behind them.

Ice skating amsterdam

Ice-skating in Amsterdam and the Netherlands


It's not everyday you can go ice skating in Amsterdam's canals but when the Lowlands freeze, there’s only one thing everyone wants to do — go natural ice skating!

Dutch winter events

A guide to Dutch winter events

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Keep your spirits warm during the cold weather with our guide to the best Dutch winter events, from Dutch Christmas markets, fairs and winter wonderland festivals.

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