Post-Brexit travel: Historic Hook of Holland railway station downgraded to Rotterdam Metro
At the time, the Thomas Cook journal, Cook's Excursionist, reported excitedly: “The Great Eastern Railway Company's new route to the Continent from Harwich, via the Hook of Holland, is now open. ... Mark Smith, who runs the Seat61.com international ...
Shipwreck of the lost Schiedam is found AGAIN: Divers rediscover the 17th century vessel in the same spot as the ...
The Schiedam was originally a Dutch merchantman sailing from Holland. It had been captured by pirates off Spain in 1683, sailing with a shipment of timber, with the crew enslaved. But the ship was captured again soon afterwards by a Royal Navy ship ...
This $375 Cocktail Is Fit for a King
If the St. Regis Hotel's new Table 55, and its $2,500 minimum spend, wasn't luxe enough for you, then try this one on for size. The latest addition to uptown excess comes courtesy of NOLET Gin. The spirit brand, based out of Schiedam, Holland, has ...
Do cows get seasick? Welcome to Rotterdam's floating dairy farm
It's not a question farmers often ask, except in the Dutch city of Rotterdam where a team of developers plans to build a floating dairy. “They won't here,” says Minke van Wingerden of Beladon, a company involved with water-based projects from a luxury ...
EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
GlobeNewswire (press release)
SCHIEDAM, Netherlands, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The invitation and agenda of an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGM) of SBM Offshore NV have been published on the Company's website. The EGM will be held at the Hilton ...
Inside The Ketel One Vodka Distillery: Photo Tour
To learn more about the brand, Pursuitist visited the distillery in the quaint fishing village of Schiedam, Holland. Join us on our photo tour of the Ketel One Vodka Distillery, where over 2.5 million cases of crisp, clean and delicious Ketel One vodka ...
Hells Angels vs Mongols: Shootout in Rotterdam hotel
A massive fight at the Van der Valk hotel on Energieweg in Rotterdam on Thursday night, was between rival biker gangs the Hell's Angels and the Mongols, the police reports. A total of 23 members of these two gangs were arrested, one of them injured in ...
'Freaked out' family who believe they are sharing their home with a ghost boy claim they have finally caught him on ...
A family who claim they shared their home with a ghost have been left 'freaked out' after capturing him on camera. Sally Watts said she was shocked after seeing a child-like figure standing behind her in a photograph taken by her daughter, Charlotte ...
Cruises to Holland: designs on Rotterdam
The recently opened nhow Rotterdam hotel (nhow-rotterdam.com) is the gleaming centrepiece of the Wilhelminaplein regeneration. Sailing into Rotterdam, past the new, reclaimed port area in the North Sea and the city of Schiedam, offers a fresh ...
Osbit delivers 300 tonnes of offshore kit worth £3m destined for Brazilian project
Offshore engineering company Osbit Ltd has completed and loaded out £3m worth of kit which will eventually be used by a Brazilian petroleum giant. The Northumberland firm has sent out well intervention equipment weighing more than 300 tonnes to Helix ...
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