Author Archives: Jos Swart

Blijdorp Zoo Rotterdam

The Zoo of Rotterdam Blijdorp is a neighborhood in the north of Rotterdam and is part of the Rotterdam North district. Part of the district falls under the government-protected face Blijdorp. Blijdorp Zoo, Rotterdam Zoo, is located south-west of Blijdorp. About 9500 people live in the district. Diergaarde Blijdorp is a member of the Dutch […]

Royal Delft and Delft Pottery Museum

Royal Delft is the last remaining earthenware factory from the 17th century, located in the city Delft. At the Royal Delft Experience you will discover the complete history and production process of Royal Delftware. The Royal Porceleyne Fles / Royal Delft is the last remaining pottery factory from the 17th century. Here the world famous […]

SnowWorld – Indoor Ski Resort

Wide slopes, professional lifts and fresh snow… World’s largest indoor ski resort! SnowWorld Zoetermeer and Landgraaf offer a unique experience to young and old all year round! It has three slopes, of which the 200-metre (660-foot) slope is the longest. SnowWorld Zoetermeer was opened in December 1996, within a year of construction. This indoor ski resort was […]

Drievliet – Amusement Park

Drievliet Amusement park

With no less than 35 major attractions, a play garden and shows, Drievliet is an ideal amusement park for the entire family. Young and old can enjoy themselves in one of the four roller coasters, such as twisting roller coaster Twistrix.  In the Haunted Castle it’s really spooky and watch out: something unexpected can always […]

Madurodam – Scale Model Park

Miniature park Madurodam Madurodam is a miniature park and tourist attraction in Scheveningen a district of The Hague in the Netherlands. The Park is home to a range of 1:25 scale model replicas of famous Dutch landmarks like the Rijksmuseum, amsterdam Schiphol airport, The port of Rotterdam and the traditional Dutch canal houses. The park was […]

Scheveningen Beach

Scheveningen

Scheveningen is the most popular coastal town in the Netherlands. Of course there is the wide beach and pleasant boulevard, but the resort also has a large number of attractions and museums. For example the Casino, the circus theater, a huge cinema, the renovated pier and an indoor shopping center. In short, if you want […]

Archeon – Roman Museum

Museumpark Archeon is an open air museum in the south of Alphen aan den Rijn that shows the Netherlands during prehistoric times, Roman times and the Middle Ages. Employees of the park, dressed according to the costume of the period in question, play typical activities for their period, such as weaving, cultivating land and baking […]