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Hop-On Hop-Off Rotterdam City Sightseeing Tour Including Bike Rental
"Rotterdam is one of Europe’s largest ports and is known for its maritime history and pretty riverside setting. See its highlights from a hop-on hop-off City Sightseeing bus and travel around town at your own pace. Your tour includes stops at seven key sites around the city allowing you to hop on and off where you like. Perhaps jump off at Museum Park to pay a visit to the Natural History museum and see European art at Museum Boijmans va Beuningen. Or ascend the Euromast space tower for panoramic views of Rotterdam. Rotterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour Stops: Central Station Museum Park Erasmus Bridge; Spido harbor Euromast; Het Park Kop v
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Private Rotterdam Architecture Walking Tour
"Meet your guide at Rotterdam Central Station from where your private 3-hour architecture walking tour will start. See the architectural sights of Rotterdam in 3 hours with a private guide. Pass by sights such as Rotterdam's Cube Houses Markthal City Hall Kunsthal Erasmus Bridge and many more. In total you will walk past about 40 architectural sights with your private guide! Learn about these from your personal guide and listen to stories about their creation and the meaning behind the architecture of this unique such as City Hall. Enjoy a relaxing break and a refreshing beverage at a central Rotterdam location after 1.5 hours into the tour. Continue touring Rotterdam after your 30-minute break and enjoy the second half of your architecture walk refreshed your tour will end in central Rotterdam.Please note: A minimum of two people per booking is required."
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Private Tour: Rotterdam Walking Tour Including Harbor Cruise
"Your walking tour departs from central Rotterdam at your chosen time. As this is a private tour the exact itinerary can be tailored to your interests; simply notify your guide which sights you'd like to see.Start with a visit to one of the most fascinating architectural projects of post-war Rotterdam the Cubic Houses built by renowned architect Piet Blom. Hear about Blom’s imaginative approach and designs as you step inside these unique high-density housing cubes which are tilted on hexagonal poles. It will change your perspective on modern architecture — literally!From here walk to the Old Harbor (Oude Haven) Rotterdam’s historic harbor whose oldest parts date back to the 14th century. Now a busy waterfront offering a number of fine restaurants and cafés
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The Beguinage

The Beguinage is the quite place where unmarried women lived together within a safe isolated space. Their way of living originates from the need to withdraw from the outside world and devote...
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Nathalie_B
Feb 28, 2005

In side the Beguinage or Begijnhof

This picture is from inside the Beguinage or Begijnhof it is very beautiful inside ,flowers every where just a nice place .This is the place where the rich religeous women would stay and life a simple...
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Waalewiener
Nov 28, 2003

Another look inside the Beguinage (Begijnhof)

This was a very Cool looking Silver shining Ball and it worked great as a mirror .I don't know the reason why it was there but it sure was fun taking pictures looking into the Ball mirror.A very...
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Waalewiener
Nov 28, 2003

The Beguinage

In the period of the reformation in Breda the beguines lost there church but were allowed to stay in Breda and this is the place where they did.There is also a new church build just on the right as...
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Joenes
Sep 30, 2005

Beguinage

Next to the Walloon church, there's a gate to the beguinage. The first thing, you'll see is a lovely little church and a nice garden surrounded by little houses. It's a lovely place. An oasis of...
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Helga67
Oct 18, 2003

Breda's Begijnhof museum

you can visite one house of the Begijnhof.entrance €1.if you take pictures no flash.the house is very small and if you want to see the "movie" of 14 minutes there are only four seats.i found it...
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dila
Nov 10, 2003

The Walloon church

Walloon church, that is a church used by Wallonian and French protestants, has been the function of this building since 1590, save an interruption from 1625 until 1649, but originally this was the...
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OlafS
Sep 23, 2003

THE BEGUINAGE.....

This is (part of) the BEGUINAGE.Let me explain a bit about BEGUINES first.They are not nuns (I have to say "are" because here in Breda there are still some beguines living in this beguinage!) but...
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eden_teuling
Oct 19, 2003

BEGUINES...........

2 BRONZE ONES and this duo is in the garden of the BEGUINAGE.This gives us an idea of how life must have been for these women: sharing the little daily trivialities......that won't have been much...
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eden_teuling
Oct 19, 2003

The beguinage

The beguinage is a court-yard, accessed through a gate, with small houses around it which were once populated by usually rich women who wished to live a religious life without having to become a nun,...
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OlafS
Apr 06, 2004

The place where the elderly enjoy their pension

Beguinages, or in Dutch "Begijnhoven" are places for the somewhat weaker classes. In modern times they are still a part of monastry, convent or simply a church. Here now-a-days elderly people live. In...
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Pavlik_NL
Oct 13, 2003

The Beguinage-chapel

When visiting the Begijnhof (Beguinage) you should not forget the chapel. There are two different chapels, but the one I am recommending is the one in the back of the yard. It has the most spectacular...
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Pavlik_NL
Oct 15, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Breda

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Grote Kerk

This recently restored church, the Grote Kerk has been unrobbed again for the world to see her gleaming white stones. She rises high above the city of Breda and provides a sense of place with her...
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Markiezenhof

The Markiezenhof is one of the top 100 Dutch monuments. It was built in 1485 for the Lords, later Marquises of Bergen op Zoom. By 1514 the Markiezenhof had assumed its current dimensions. Right up...
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St. Jan cathedral

This is an opportunity to climb up the outside of St. John's cathedral and get a close up view of the 96 stone carved sculptures which decorate the flying buttresses. A scaffolding tower and walkways...
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Town Hall

In the centre of the town, the Gothic style town hall has stained glass windows and is typical of many beautiful town halls across Holland. The clock on the town hall was actually made in Schoonhoven...
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De Waag

Most old Dutch towns have an old weight house and they make a pleasant sight - Schoonhovens is a typical type of building on the Dam in the centre of the town centre. The towns first weighhouse was...
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Veerpoort

The town originally had 5 gates but this is the only remaining gate in Schoonhoven. It was built in 1601 and has protected the town since then from flooding from the Rhine and the Lek. It was used to...
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