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Rotterdam


Located in South Holland (Dutch: Zuid-Holland), Rotterdam is the second most populous city in the Netherlands. As of 2006, Rotterdam had a population of 588,718.

Rotterdam is Europe's busiest port, and prior to 1962 was the busiest port in the world. Today it is the third busiest port in the world after Singapore, and Shanghai, China.

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Netherlands: Netherlands Travel Guide: The 30 Best Tips For Your Trip To Netherlands - The Places You Have To See (Netherlands Travel, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, The Hague) (Volume 1)

By Traveling The World

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Paperback (42 pages)

Netherlands: Netherlands Travel Guide: The 30 Best Tips For Your Trip To Netherlands - The Places You Have To See (Netherlands Travel, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, The Hague) (Volume 1)
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Make Your Journey To Netherlands The Best Possible

When most people think of the Netherlands, the first thing that pops to mind is Amsterdam with its notorious red light district and its “coffee shops”, but little do people know that the Netherlands is a country that has got so much more to offer than just Amsterdam! If this is your first time in this beautiful country, you should plan your trip in detail. If not, you most certainly will miss out on some of the best places to be and things to see. This book will help you to make the most out of your time in Netherlands. You will get to know the most fascinating things to do and see in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Alkmaar and Utrecht to name a few of the most beautiful locations to be at.

Here Is A Preview Of The Tips You Will Get In The Book...

  • The Best Things To Do In Amsterdam
  • Get To Know The Country
  • The Most Interesting Cities
  • Unique Insider Tips
  • Much, much more!
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Fodor's Amsterdam: with the Best of the Netherlands (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

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Released: 2013-04-02
Paperback (360 pages)

Fodor s Amsterdam: with the Best of the Netherlands (Full-color Travel Guide)
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Amsterdam's greatest charm may also be its greatest enigma: how can such a gracious, historical treasure house also multitask as the most offbeat metropolis in the world? From Rembrandts to rock and roll, the city has always been a mesmerizing mix of old and new. Now, as this new edition reveals, Amsterdam and the entire Netherlands is being dramatically revamped for the 21st century. Fodor's curated coverage includes the best of the country beyond Amsterdam, including Haarlem, the Hague, Delft, and Rotterdam.

Rotterdam Reflections: Tales from a Dutch harbour and other stories

By Valerie Poore

Released: 2017-04-10
Kindle Edition (77 pages)

Rotterdam Reflections: Tales from a Dutch harbour and other stories
 
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When writing memoirs, there are inevitably stories that can't be included, but are still fondly remembered. This is a short companion volume of recollections and tales from times and periods not covered by my Watery Ways and Harbour Ways memoirs. It is largely drawn from narrative posts I have written for my blog with some editing and embellishments. There are also some additional short pieces related to my life and work here in the Netherlands that were also taken from my blog. These are specifically posts that became very popular at the time they were published.

Explore Rotterdam: Your Travel guide to discover Rotterdam.

By Stephan Goedecke

Released: 2017-06-21
Kindle Edition (42 pages)

Explore Rotterdam: Your Travel guide to discover Rotterdam.
 
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Explore Rotterdam. In your time. In your way.




Biggest port in Europe, city of architecture, art and culture. Huge skyscrapers, unusual buildings, wonderful parks and many attractions for the enjoyment of life.


This is a small travel guide for tourists, visitors and cruise guests in Rotterdam. It contains a great route through the city center with the most important attractinos. The route is easy to understand and allows you to explore the city on your own.


    Including:
  • Route to explore Rotterdam on your own
    (including: Erasmusbridge, City center, Market hall, Museumpark, Euromast and more)
  • Sightseeing points you should not miss
  • Attractions in Rotterdam
  • City center: Overview map
  • Guide: How to use the public transport
  • Guide: How to reach Amsterdam by train
  • Guide: How to reach the center by Cruise Ship
  • Short summary of the history

The 500 Hidden Secrets of Rotterdam

By Saskia Naafs

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The 500 Hidden Secrets of Rotterdam
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  • An insider's guide to Rotterdam and its hidden secrets and addresses
  • An inspirational and practical guide to Rotterdam's finest and most interesting places, buildings, restaurants, shops, museums, galleries, neighborhoods, gardens and cafes
  • A new edition in Luster's successful and attractive series of city guides

True locals Saskia Naafs & Guido van Eijck selected 500 addresses and facts about Rotterdam that few people know and presents them in lists of 5, alongside beautiful photographs.

Guido and Saskia's favorite addresses include a former harbor warehouse turned daily fresh market where you can sample a perfect locally roasted coffee or a homemade cider, a bright red light vessel ship where you can attend an intimate concert, or a former subtropical swimming paradise where your can grow your own oyster mushrooms.

Journalists Saskia Naafs and Guido van Eijck are born and bred in Rotterdam. They specialize in a wide range of topics, from housing and education, to music and art. They write for national newspapers Het Parool and de Volkskrant and weekly magazine De Groene Amsterdammer.

Fodor's Amsterdam: with the Best of the Netherlands (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's
Released: 2017-12-12
Paperback (336 pages)

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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years.

Amsterdam's greatest charm may also be its greatest enigma: how can such a gracious, historical treasure house also multitask as the most offbeat metropolis in the world? From Rembrandts to rock and roll, the city has always been a mesmerizing mix of old and new. Now, as this new edition reveals, Amsterdam and the entire Netherlands is being dramatically revamped for the 21st century. Fodor's curated coverage includes the best of the country beyond Amsterdam, including Haarlem, the Hague, Delft, and Rotterdam.

Rotterdam (NY) (Images of America)

By Schenectady County Historical Society

Brand: Arcadia Publishing
Released: 2004-09-15
Paperback (128 pages)

Rotterdam   (NY)  (Images of America)
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Nestled among the rolling hills of the Mohawk Valley, the town of Rotterdam was formed in 1820 from the Third Ward of the city of Schenectady. Its history, chronicled in Rotterdam’s two hundred images, begins much earlier and is essentially the story of people past and present. The original settlers, mostly of Dutch origin, turned the wilderness into farmland. Their descendants and those who followed expanded into other livelihoods, producing goods that were shipped first along the Erie Canal and later across the nation by rail.

Amsterdam & Rotterdam Travel Guide: Attractions, Eating, Drinking, Shopping & Places To Stay

By James Benson

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Amsterdam & Rotterdam Travel Guide: Attractions, Eating, Drinking, Shopping & Places To Stay
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Amsterdam is the capital and largest city of the Netherlands. The city’s famous canals encircle its impressive buildings and are crossed by one thousand bridges. Welcome to Holland's vibrant centre of culture, and creativity. Rotterdam (known as World Port World City) has cutting-edge architecture and a strong industrial heritage. Rotterdam is the largest port in Europe which was the busiest in the world until 2004.


 
 
 

 
 
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