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VOC ship Amsterdam

A real size replica of Dutch India Company ship 'Amsterdam' was built and can be visited in the Netherlands Maritime Museum in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam canal houses

Amsterdam has grown outwards through time in semicircles ever larger and larger from the centre, the Dam. Each is formed by a broad canal, the city has more than 100 kilometers of canals, about 90 islands and 1,500 bridges.

William the Silent, Prince of Orange mausoleum

The New Church is the tomb of William the Silent, the most imposing and interesting monument being that erected in 1621, to the memory of "Father William".

Boat to Schiermonninkoog

The boat to Schiermonninkoog, an island in the Wadden Sea.

The Middelburg Abbey

The Middelburg Abbey is in the province of Zeeland.

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