In and around the city Utrecht, there are 8 stone forts (small fortresses) to be found, which symbolize some of the history of the city in the Netherlands.
5 of these forts can be found in the city,... more
This castle is build in the late 19th century, it replaced a old former castle. In the grounds used to be a village, but it has been rebuild, and the village, called Haarzuilen is a nice little one.... more
Just a tip, there are a few operators who can give you a great time if you try one of those "party boats" you got to be with at least a few people, but then in summer you will have a great time on... more
Just behind the Dom Tower is a very small garden. People usually just walk by the gate that gives acces to it. But do enter, it is small but has some really nice objects left from the time it belonged... more
The Catharijneconvent is a former monastery which today houses a museum of religious art. As the website states it:
'Get acquainted with famous pictures, ancient manuscripts, books, statues, altar... more
I lived in this city for 6 years and thoroughly enjoyed it. One of the things i have liked most about Utrecht was to be able to sit on the terraces in summer alongside the canals. That is really very...
I have been to Holland / the Netherlands (I'm never sure which is correct) on a number of occasions, and have visited a number of towns and cities. Surprisingly, though, I had only ever passed through...
Hello dears, I am back in town since April. Yes this my home town, have been away for two years ( russia). I am lucky I am back in time for summer, so I can enyou a green city. I would like to tell......