Emerald Waterways Adds New Cruise Through Holland and Belgium
The first stop on the cruise is in Holland's historic city of Dordrecht, which dates back to the 12th century, according to the company. Guests can then head to the Kinderdijk Windmills, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Next is Antwerp, Belgium's second ...
Dutch prisons are giving inmates keys to their cells
Prisoners in the Netherlands are being given keys to their cells as part of a rehabilitation scheme that allows them to let themselves in and out before 9:30pm. Inmates in Dordrecht, Heerhugowaard, Zaandam and Arnhem have keys and a digital screen ...
Far-right outcast Geert Wilders vows to 'de-Islamise' the Netherlands after taking lead in Dutch polls
Mr Wilders does not often sit down for in-depth interviews with Dutch media. The founder of the one-man Party for Freedom, or PVV, prefers to control the narrative through Twitter. The “Dutch Trump” knows that the media will pick up news from his timeline.
Dutch health officials investigating GenX
The Dutch public health institute RIVM study started after GenX produced at the Dordrecht chemical plant was found in the Merwede River, according to Dutch media reports. Officials said the chemical “poses a 'significant' risk” to the 750,000 people ...
Vermeer and the masters of genre painting
This month, the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin fully re-opens after a six-year refurbishment during which most of its galleries were closed. As part of the celebration, the museum will host Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting (17 June-17 ...
Dutch 'prince of spam' blames British teenager for worldwide 2013 cyber attack
Sven Olaf Kamphuis, who was absent from his one-day trial in the southern Dutch city of Dordrecht, told a young British hacker, known as “Narco,” to “take it down”, referring to Spamhaus – a British non-profit group based in Geneva and London that ...
Robbert te Loeke: Plymouth Argyle sign Netherlands-born goalkeeper
Plymouth Argyle have signed former Werder Bremen goalkeeper Robbert te Loeke on an undisclosed-length deal. The 28-year-old from the Netherlands has joined the League One club after a season with Dutch second-tier side Achilles '29. He has also ...
She's a work of art: Queen Maxima looks elegant in an olive ensemble as she opens the Royal Paradise exhibition in ...
She is well known for her love of eccentric hats and flamboyant fashions and Queen Maxima did not disappoint as she stepped out in Dordrecht yesterday. The Queen of the Netherlands sported a piece of enormous millinery as she visited the town's museum ...
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Emerald Waterways Kicks Off 2018 Season With New Euro Plans And Pitch For Active Travelers
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The Charms of Holland & Belgium cruise sails roundtrip out of Amsterdam before setting off for Dordrecht and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kinderdijk Windmills. In Belgium, participants can explore Antwerp, while back in the Netherlands, guests will ...
Strong winds in the Netherlands this morning; code yellow warning triggered
A code yellow weather warning for strong winds is currently in effect for most of the Netherlands. Only Friesland and Groningen are not affected. According to meteorological institute KNMI, the rest of the ... No intercity trains are traveling between ...
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