If you are traveling to the Netherlands, there are a number of destinations that you must request your tour guide to take you in order to fully appreciate the beauty, history and cultural heritage of this Kingdom. Here is a brief guide to three of the most beautiful places.
The Canals of Amsterdam
Amsterdam which is the Capital City of the Netherlands is made up of over 100 kilometers of canals which were constructed during the Dutch Golden Age. In 2010, the 17th century canal ring area comprising of Jordaan, Prinsengracht, Herengracht and Keizersgracht were recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
The Dutch Caribbean
The Dutch Caribbean which comprises of a series of beautiful islands of Aruba, Bonaire, Sint Maarten, Sint Eustatius, Saba and Curacao are among the most beautiful destinations not only in the Netherlands but in the world. They have been known to attract millions of tourists from all over the world each year.
The Keukenhof Gardens
The Keukenhof Gardens in Lisse, Netherlands commonly referred to as the Garden of Europe is one of the largest flower gardens in the world. It covers an area of 79 acres of land and has over 7 million flowers. It’s home to the most beautiful Tulips in the world and the best place to experience the world renowned Tulip festival.