Drenthe is a province located in the north east of the Netherlands. The province's capital is Assen and is bordered by Groningen to the north, Friesland to the west and Overrijssel to the south. Assen lies between the two inland waterways, namely the Hoofdvaart and the Noordwillemskanaa. Drenthe province is mainly rural boasting landscapes of pure, unpoilt, untouched and undisturbed beauty due to its low human population, which makes it a fantastic getaway from the hustle and bustle, stresses and worries of everyday urban life. Drenthe has breathtaking moraines that rise to the height of 32 metres and offer visitors spectacular views. Lush, verdant vegetation is abundant in most of the region, giving it a healthy and fertile look. The region has a beautiful natural landscape blanketed in dense forests that are best explored on bikes. Take a leisurely cycle through the woods whilst staying in your Drenthe holiday cottages and spot the marshes and swamps.
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Tourists can visit the two national parks in Drenthe and spot the various wild animals and visit a number of museums exhibiting excellently preserved artifacts. The villages are charming and magical with enough shops to cover your daily requirements. You can have a taste of history here as this province has about 54 5000 year old passage tombs. It is fascinating to learn about how these were made with stones that weigh about forty tonnes each. Drenthe can also boast of maintaining the tradition of roof thatching, tourists are able to view superb grass thatched roofs and if they're lucky enough, they may be able to spot one being thatched. The most widely spoken language in Drenthe is Dutch, however there is a well-established culture of learning foreign languages, meaning that about 70% of the population in Drenthe can also speak English and a considerable number also speak French, making fitting in and getting to know the warm and welcoming locals quite easy.
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If accommodation is a concern of yours, there is no need to worry. Drenthe holiday lettings offer world class accommodation which cater to the needs and requirements of all tourists, whilst fitting in with their budget and location preferences. When it comes to accommodation Drenthe has a wide variety of Drenthe holiday rentals that are perfectly suited for family groups and are affordable. There are farmhouses, little holiday cottages and villas available for rental. These provide excellent accommodation, allowing you to concentrate and focus on enjoying your visit to this beautiful region. Nothing should stop you from enjoying your Drenth holiday to the full, and with Drenth holiday rentals, nothing can. Your visit is guaranteed to be one you will always look back on fondly and remember.
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