Zwolle: Netherlands’ Eastern Capital

After a brief stop in Utrecht, our Netherlands road trip brought us east to Zwolle. The shops here were also closed but the parking was free (yay for Sundays!). It was later in the day…

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Visiting Utrecht, Netherlands

We arrived in Utrecht early on a Sunday morning, which meant that there was nothing open, but the streets were ours to explore. Parking was free. Church bells were ringing throughout the town as we…

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South Holland Day Trip: Delft, Kinderdijk, & Fort de Roovere

With a busy day trip ahead of us, we were up and on the road bright and early. South Holland was somewhere we wanted to explore deeper. The drive from Leiden, where the hotel was,…

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Day Trip to Haarlem, Netherlands

Our morning at Keukenhof led us to an afternoon in the city of Haarlem. Driving north, there were beautiful stately brick homes. It was a beautiful drive mixed with tulips and homes with the most…

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Visiting Keukenhof Gardens in Netherlands

After picking up our rental car and checking into Hilton Garden Inn in Leiden and a great nights sleep, we were off to Keukenhof! As our primary reason for visiting Netherlands when we did, it…

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