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Nederland - Holland

Nederland - Holland



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The ?sselmeer or Lake ?ssel is a shallow lake of 1100 km² in the central Netherlands created in 1932 when an inland sea, the Zuiderzee, was closed by a 32 km dam, the Afsluitdijk. The ?sselmeer is the largest lake in Western Europe.
In 1975 the ?sselmeer was further split in two ...
31 Dec 07


Zeeland, also called Zealand in English, is a province of the Netherlands, located in the south-west of the country, consists of a number of islands Its capital is Middelburg.Its area is about 2930 km², of which almost 1140 km² is water. Large parts of Zeeland are below sea level. ...
1 Jan 08


22 Aug 16


Founded in 1357, Hoorn become a major harbour town. During Holland's 'Golden Century', Hoorn was an important home base for the Dutch East India Company. In 1616, the explorer Willem Corneliszoon Schouten bravedstorms as he rounded the southernmost tip of America. He named it Kaap ...
31 Dec 07


Regattacenter Medemblik
Vooroever 3
1671 SG Medemblik
The NetherlandsPOS: 52°46.19 N - 5°07.03 E
TEL:  +31 (0) 227 - 547781
FAX:  +31 (0) 227 - 547782
26 Jul 11


Marken is a peninsula alongside the picturesque Markermeer, the South part of the Ijsselmeer, Marken is well-known for its characteristic wooden houses.
Former island, which nowadays is connected to the North Holland mainland by a causeway.
A really nice place to visit
31 Dec 07

Marken lighthouse

The lighthouse on the Peninsula of Marken on the IJsselmeer.
The present lighthouse was built in 1839 and was declared a national monument in 1970. When on a sailing trip at the IJsselmeer, Marken is definitely worth a stop.
14 Jun 11

Den Helder

8 Aug 11

Oudeschild - Texel

26 Jul 11


25 Jan 09


Port on a river.
8 Aug 11
Local Area

North sea

The North Sea is a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean on the European continental shelf. It connects with the rest of the Atlantic through the Dover Strait and the English Channel in the south and through the Norwegian Sea in the north.
23 Dec 07

NE Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceanic divisions; with a total area of about 106.4 million square kilometres (41.1 million square miles), it covers approximately one-fifth of the Earth's surface.
The Atlantic Ocean has irregular coasts indented by numerous ...
31 Jul 11

Belgium - Belgique

The Belgian coast extends for 36 miles between the French frontier and the Netherlands boundary, the latter situated 6 miles W of the mouth of the Westerschelde. The entire area is fronted by an extensive series of shoal banks, both detached and contiguous to the shore.
The shoals ...
5 May 12

Maunsell army forts

The Maunsell sea forts are a group of forts built during World War II. Today, they stand in the Thames estuary and are truly man-made islands that provide refuge for the local birds as well as a navigational guide for ships. Although not all of them still stand, there are plans ...
24 Sep 14

Norwegian Sea

The Norwegian Sea (Norwegian: Norskehavet) is a marginal sea in the North Atlantic Ocean. It is located between the North Sea (i.e. north of Scotland) and the Greenland Sea and adjoins the North Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Barents Sea to the northeast. In the southwest, it ...
7 Jul 11
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