Lincoln Journal Star
Tulips, the Dutch Delta and windmills highlight Rhine River Tour
Lincoln Journal Star
Eighty acres of brightly-colored tulips, daffodils and hyacinths at the Keukenhof Gardens, six miles of gates and barriers protecting The Netherlands' lowlands from the North Sea, and 19 18th century windmills that have become symbols of the nation ...
Zeeland: Come on – pluck up a little Dutch courage
'Why don't more British families visit the Dutch coast? ... Middelburg, like so many Dutch cities, is almost too olde worlde to be true, with close-packed higgledy-piggledy houses, leaning walls and gables, enormous churches and ostentatious guild halls.
The Netherlands has long relied on elaborate engineering to hold back the sea. This is especially true in Zeeland (Sealand), the collection of islands and peninsulas in the far west of the country. At the end of the 15th century the coast around the ...
'Amsterdam's character is being whittled away by council policies'
Federico Lafaire, a master's student in philosophy and self described 'bookmonger,' first moved to the Netherlands in 2007. He can often be found working behind the counter at The Book Exchange, a second-hand English bookshop in central Amsterdam.
Foundling room to open in Amsterdam in 2017
There are currently six foundling rooms in the Netherlands: in Groningen, Middelburg, Oudenbosch, Papendrecht, Rotterdam and Zwolle. An additional room will open in Amsterdam Zuidoost in 2017, following a case in June 2016, where a baby was found in ...
Hospitals in the Netherlands
When you visit a specialist in the Netherlands, you will most likely see them in a hospital and not a private clinic. When you arrive at the hospital, look for the sign Poliklinieken and the correct department. For your first visit to the hospital ...
Amadeus Cruises: Dutch treats afloat and ashore
... a round-trip from Amsterdam aboard the new Amadeus Silver III, on a cruise that stretches across eight days and starts with a tour of the Dutch capital before cruising to Hoorn, Arnhem and Middelburg, then across the border to Ghent, Bruges ...
British woman is killed and her husband left for dead after South African robbers torture them for hours with a ...
Close friend Claire Taylor invited local paper the Middleburg Observer into the hospital to photograph Sue in bed to show the full horror of what local farmers are going through. She said: 'She would have wanted the world to see what happened to her.
'Bury them alive!': White South Africans fear for their future as horrific farm attacks escalate
“Sue was discovered amongst some trees, lying in a ditch,” writes Jana Boshoff, reporter for the local Middelburg Observer newspaper. .... Recently, Malema has been travelling the country urging black South Africans to take back land from “Dutch thugs”.
16th century 'zoological goldmine' discovered – in pictures
It was one of those moments historians dream of. In 2012, Florike Egmond discovered an enthralling collection of 16th-century drawings and watercolours of animals collected by the founding father of zoology Conrad Gessner and his fellow Swiss successor ...