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"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills
"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills Volendam and Marken from Amsterdam""If you are in Amsterdam and want to take a break from the fast city life this is your perfect opportunity. Enjoy a 5 hour trip to the country side and suburbs of Amsterdam. During the trip you can see the old wooden houses and the wonderful windmills at the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans that make Netherlands famous around the world. In addition to this we will also visit a cheese making factory where you can see in detail
From EUR390.00
 
Private Guided Historic Amsterdam Canal Cruise
"Your private hired boat will sail through the history to go back to 17th century via Amsterdam's famous canal districts; Herengracht Keizersgracht Prinsengracht Singelgracht. You will continue your tour by passing Anne Frank House from the water and it will also pass by Amstel river where city of Amsterdam was named after. Your boat will sail on the Y waterway that connects Amsterdam with the North Sea and the A the replica ship of a 400 year old Dutch East India Man Central Station from the Water and multiple historic churches."""
From EUR400.00
 
Amsterdam Guided Tour of United East India Company and Maritime Museum with Art Historian
"The first part of the tour will take you to the inner courtyard of the United East India House the central HQ. Your guide will recount stories of how personnel was hired and about signing in and swearing-in procedure. He will also explain the procession to the ships with rolling drums and fifes. Hear about hardship and evil situations on-board due to tedious voyage in hot climate with only little water and about the which is one of the world best shipping presentations. Explore the departments with great maps globes and sextants.  Finally have a walk inside a full-size Indiaman ship recently rebuilt. You  may spot actors pretending to live in the 17th century. See where sailors and soldiers lived below and had to endure bad food and insufficient drink and how well the captain and officers ate and lived."""
From EUR300.00

More Local Customs in Doesburg

Mixed houses and monuments

What better way to preserve monuments then to make them into homes. The centre of Doesburg is monumental, but also just a living area. The people that live in a monument get statemoney to maintain...
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Oct 31, 2003

The weapons of all cities

With becoming a city and gaining cityrights, the town Doesburg decided on a weapon of it's own. The picture shows it, as it is in the wall of a city-officials house across the road at the cityhall....
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Oct 31, 2003

The "witte wieven" (white whitches) etc.

Legends and storytelling is popular within the "Achterhoek and the wide surroundings of this part of the Gelderland-province. Many are about witches and the "witte wieven" are a very often returning...
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Oct 31, 2003

Gardening, the pleasure of "Achterhoekers"

Though it is in dispute if Doesburg is part of the "Achterhoek", it's people anyway are influenced in many ways by this region within the province of Gelderland. Pleasure in gardening is definately...
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Things to Do Near Doesburg

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De Beeldentuin

Through the summer De Beeldentuin is a centre for sand sculptures and also a restaurant / garden area. We went in early December for the Christmas festival and found it to be an enjoyable day...
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Canals

Amersfoort's canals were built in the 17th century and were used for drainage or transportation around the town. Today it is possible to travel on a boat tour of the canals in the summer but during...
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Burgers Zoo

In 2016 we visited the famous Zoo in Arnhem, Burgers Zoo. It is a beautiful Zoo with many animal is a large park. A perfect day out for kids/family. The variaty of the Zoo is very nice and all animal...
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Apenheul Primate Park

Apenheul is a specialized zoo on the outskirts of the Dutch city of Apeldoorn. The garden is located in the Mountain & Forest Nature Park (200 ha). In Apenheul monkeys from Africa, South America...
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Paleis Het Loo

This has always been the room for the prince and princesses - near to their mother's rooms. When Princess Juliana reached age 18, she decorated the room with contemporary 20's furniture. When she...
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Bridges

At Nijmegen, the river Waal makes a sharp bend that forms a bottleneck. At the time of WWII there were two bridges there - a railroad bridge and a road bridge. The arched road bridge was opened in...
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Top 5 Doesburg Writers

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Pavlik_NL

"An old city that has stayed a village"
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Roeffie

"Doesburg, the town where the mustard comes from."
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truus_s

"Doesburg"
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FlyingDutchmen

"Doesburg"
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