The Netherlands may be small, but there is always plenty to do. The Netherlands is one of Europe’s most relaxed and laid back countries. A nation with a uniquely liberal culture, it is also easy to get around and enjoy both rural and urban attractions. The Dutch pride themselves on their friendly cities. Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most intriguing cities, famous for its 17th Century canals and for its red light district and bohemian outlook. Rotterdam is more industrial, while Den Haag houses the nation’s institutions of government. Many Dutch cities contain fascinating art galleries and museums which celebrate Holland’s contribution to the culture of the world and beautiful Netherlands holiday rentals.
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Visit the gorgeous regional capital of Bruges and marvel at fascinating sites like the Historic Centre of Brugge, with its Gothic architecture, declared an UNESCO World Heritage Site - West Flanders Holidays
Come and enjoy Echternach Holidays - visit the town's main attraction, the Abbey of Echternach, ordered to be constructed in 698 AD by a missionary-monk from Yorkshire
Choose Batvači Apartments and let the warm and friendly locals teach you about their fascinating local traditions and cultures
Rent Zamora Apartments and visit the city boasting the most examples of Romanesque art and architecture anywhere in Europe
Netherlands Apartments - a laid back, friendly and relaxing time out from everyday working life
Though its surface area may look small on a map, a Netherlands holiday has plenty of wilder aspects and areas where visitors can explore the outdoors. De Hoge Veluwe is the country’s largest national park, and provides over a thousand white bikes for visitors to use free of charge. The beaches of Zeeland are well worth a look, while the Wadden Sea, on the World Heritage List, is the biggest coastal tidal wetland in Europe. Due to the lack of space in many of its urban areas, Dutch architecture has always been uniquely innovative. Anyone staying in Netherlands holiday lettings can visit Rotterdam, a city whose architecture has earned it the soubriquet ‘Manhattan on the Meuse’.
Netherlands Holiday Cottages - take a wander off the beaten tourist track this year
Another interesting building is Rietveld Schröder House in Utrecht, a UNESCO monument.With theme parks, zoos and other attractions plentiful, keeping the kids happy is never a problem when staying in your Netherlands holiday cottages. The flower fields in the countryside in the spring are a riot of colour in the flat landscape, while those staying in holiday homes Netherlands can also visit the sublime flower displays of the Keukenhof park in Lisse. But that just scratches the surface of what the Netherlands has to offer. Book a trip to Holland and bring back a bundle of memories from a fascinating corner of Europe.