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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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Skip the Line: Rotterdam and Holland Pass
"Pick up your Rotterdam and Holland Pass from Rotterdam Central Station Amsterdam Schiphol Airport or various Travelex branches throughout the Netherlands. Then choose from more than 60 museums and attractions in Rotterdam and its neighboring cities for free skip-the-line entry (see the Itinerary for a full list). Valid for one month your pass gives you your choice of two four or six entrance tickets divided into gold silver and transport tickets. Each attraction accepts a certain type of ticket in exchange for entrance. Simply show your pass to the attendant and you can bypass the queue
From EUR40.00
 
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
From EUR55.00

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Bring an umbrella. With the average wind direction being from the South West, moist warmer air from the Atlantic Ocean is coming in resulting in one wet day on every 3 days. You might be lucky, but...
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Travel light!

* Map and guidebook;* Crackers;* 2 Liter of water;* Fruit / power bars. * Hiking boots;* 1 extra t-shirt;* Shorts with many pockets;* Sunglasses;* Fleece type jacket;* Hat / cap;* Raincoat. * Lip...
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No matter what time of the year..

Holland.. very surprising.. very unpredictable..Wether is changing, if you're lucky you have sun during winter (sunglasses needed, because sun is standing low)or a little less luck if you arrive...
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Umbrellaaaaas!!!

When it REALLY starts to rain and the wind is strong, nothing will help you. Town cleaners have a hard work after weather like this, to pick all the broken umbrellas from the streets. Anyway, it is...
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Bicycle

Locals really look after their bicycles I don’t know the reason why, it could be the reason of thieves nicking them. But there are bicycle compounds available where you can park your bicycle for...
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Buy a map

As I found out still many tourists don?t bother do buy a map. Rotterdam does not have a real tourist center. Most attractions are located throughout the entire city. A map is necessary to find...
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When you get to Rotterdam in summertime, be prepared for festivals on the street, and bring your colorful party clothes. It really is a lot of fun to see all those festivals and be a little crazy...
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Fine Weather for Ducks

If it's inconvenient to bring a rain jacket and umbrella with you, plan to buy them when you arrive. You'll need them, even in summer! Rotterdam is by the water and has very changeable weather. It...
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Bring a suitcase or a backpack It often rains in Holland and the wind is very strong at this harbourcity, so bring a long a coat and an umbrella. In summer it's usually nice and warm here. Film is...
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Visa TipsWhen visiting the Netherlands for a period shorter then three months, foreigners from a number of countries need to be in the possession of a visa, before entering the Netherlands,,...
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Useful tipsYou have to register with the municipal authority. Please contact the Civil Affairs Department (burgerzaken) at the Town Hall within five days of your arrival in the Netherlands. Here...
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Take some body paint with you when your going to participate in the dance parade Good walking/dancing shoes...and no rain clothes...the law in Rotterdam is that it doesn't rain on our parades !! Some...
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The weather on Saturday started out hot and muggy, but ended up wet and chilly. Travel with an umbrella and a backpack, and wear layers that you can remove as the weather warms up. Most public...
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We will be outdoors for most of the day, hopefully. And do quite a bit of walking. So don't dress to kill, but to be comfortable!
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Top Hotels in Rotterdam

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Weena 10, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, 3012-CM, The Netherlands
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Koninginnenhoofd 1, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, 3072 AD, The Netherlands
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Weena 686, (formerly The Westin Rotterdam), Rotterdam, 3012 CN, The Netherlands
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Westersingel 70, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, 3015 LB, The Netherlands
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Gelderse Plein 50, 3011 WZ
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Wijnhaven 12, 3011 WP
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Top Things to Do in Rotterdam

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Cubic Houses (Kubus woningen)

We gladly took the opportunity to visit the Kubuswoningen by Dutch architect Blom. Controversial and a source of inspiration for architects all over the world, but at the same time frowned upon as...
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Euromast

With it's 185 metres at the highest point, the Euromast is the tallest tower of the Netherlands that's open for the public to visit. I went there in May 2015 and it exceded my expectations. The view...
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Street Scenes, Sights, and Art

The Toonder Monument is ode to Marten Toonder, a Dutch comic creator born at Rotterdam. His Olivier B. Bommel and Tom Poes creations have world fame. The monument is made by the Artoonisten: four...
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Boat Tours

Spido is a well-known organization in the port of Rotterdam, because they arrange all the harbour tours, themed cruises, summer night tours &c. We took a boat trip, the 75 minute tour, on 30 December...
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Delfshaven

Great idea for a day trip: Visit Delfshaven This village was founded after a canal with locks was constructed in 1389 to connect Delft wit the Maas river. Delfshaven has historical world fame due to...
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Museums

The Rotterdam Maritime Museum is worth a visit. The museum not only has an indoors collection on display and temporary exhibitions, but also ships, cranes and other objects related to ships and...
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"Rotterdam - Ik ben een 010er!"
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"Rotterdam: new territory for tourists"
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"Rotterdam a BIG small city"
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