The Netherlands has many impressive castles that give a glimpse into the eventful history of the Netherlands. Some castles are now a museum and open their doors to visitors. In this article I show you the most beautiful castles in the Netherlands to visit.
It can be very confusing; do we call that small country Holland or the Netherlands? Why does it have these 2 names? And which one is actually correct? In this article I will answer these questions. More than once when I am abroad, I was asked where I am from. When I answer with “The Netherlands”, the following question is: “You mean Holland?” it is similar to calling a Scotsman an Englishman, it can be a sensitive issue.
The Netherlands is the country of water: sea, rivers, streams and lakes, and that creates a lot opportunities for waterrecreation. Personally, I think kayaking is one of the best activities for a day out. It’s a great way to relax in nature or in the city and you literally see the world from a different perspective. There are many places in the Netherlands where you can rent kayaks. In this acticle I give a summary of the best places for kayaking, all with possibilities for kayakrental.