The Rough Guide Snapshot The Netherlands: The North and the by Rough Guides
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The tough consultant photograph to The North and the Frisian Islands is the last word trip advisor to this interesting a part of the Netherlands. It leads you thru the zone with trustworthy info and finished insurance of the entire attractions and sights, from mud-flat jogging to tradition alongside the Museumroute Aldaerserf, and from scenic coastal cycleways to neighborhood brews. specified maps and up to date listings pinpoint the simplest lodges, cafés, eating places and bars, making sure you are making the main of your journey, no matter if passing via, staying for the weekend or longer. The tough consultant photograph to The North and the Frisian Islands covers Leeuwarden, Franeker, Harlingen, Sneek, Bolsward, Makkum, Workum, Hindeloopen, Stavoren, Sloten, Dokkum, Moddergat, Wierum, the Frisian Islands, Groningen and Drenthe. additionally integrated is the fundamentals part from the Rough consultant to The Netherlands, with all of the functional details you would like for traveling in and round the sector, together with shipping, meals, drink, expenses and health.
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The tough advisor image to The North and the Frisian Islands is reminiscent of sixty two revealed pages.
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