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South Holland (Dutch: Zuid-Holland [ˈzœyt ˈɦɔlɑnt]) is a province in the midwestern Netherlands. It has a population of just over 3.6 million (as of 2015) and a population density of about 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi), making it the country's most populous province and one of the world's most densely populated areas. Situated on the North Sea in the west of the Netherlands, South Holland covers an area of 3,403 km2 (1,314 sq mi), of which 585 km2 (226 sq mi) is water. It borders North Holland to the north, Utrecht and Gelderland to the east, and North Brabant and Zeeland to the south. The provincial capital is The Hague, while its largest city is Rotterdam.
Cities, towns & villages in South Holland
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VoorburgVoorburg is a Dutch town and former municipality in the western part of the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. Together with Leidschendam and Stompwijk, it makes up the municipality It has a population of approximately 39,000 people. It is considered to be the oldest city in The Netherlands and celebrated its 2000th year of existence in 1988. In 2002, the cities of Leidschendam and Voorburg were merged under the new city name Situated adjacent to the city of The Hague, it is often regarded as one of its suburbs. Show Voorburgon the map
RotterdamRotterdam (/ˈrɒtərdæm/ or /ˌrɒtərˈdæm/; Dutch: [ˌrɔtərˈdɑm] (13px listen)) is a city in the Netherlands, located in South Holland, within the river delta at the North Sea. Its history goes back to 1270 when a dam was constructed in the Rotte river by people settled around it for safety. In 1340 Rotterdam was granted city rights by the Count of Holland and slowly grew into a major logistic and economic centre. Nowadays it is home to Europe's largest port and has a population of 630,383 (2014, city proper), ranking second in the Netherlands. The Greater Rijnmond area is home to approximately 1.4 million people and the Rotterdam The Hague Metropolitan Area makes for the 168th most populous urban area in the world. Rotterdam is part of the yet larger Randstad conurbation wi Show Rotterdamon the map
VoorschotenVoorschoten (13px listen); population: 24,978 in 2014) is a village and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is a smaller town in the Randstad, enclosed by the cities of Leiden, Wassenaar and The Hague. The municipality covers an area of 11.56 km2 (4.46 sq mi) of which 0.40 km2 (0.15 sq mi) is covered by water. Recently, plans to merge into one municipality with Wassenaar have been introduced. Show Voorschotenon the map
DirkslandDirksland () is a town and former municipality on Goeree-Overflakkee Island in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality had a population of about 8,000 in 2007, and covered an area of about 74 km² of which about 19 km² was water. The former municipality of Dirksland also included the communities of Herkingen, and Melissant. On January 1, 2013, Dirksland merged with Goedereede, Middelharnis, and Oostflakkee into the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. \n* Engraving of Dirksland, ca. 1780. \n* The watertower of Dirksland. \n* Show Dirkslandon the map
VlistVlist () is a village and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The municipality covered an area of 56.51 km2 (21.82 sq mi) of which 2.80 km2 (1.08 sq mi) was water. It had a population of 9,750 in 2014. On 1 January 1985, the municipalities of Haastrecht, Stolwijk, and Vlist were merged and the new municipality was named after the little river Vlist. The former municipality of Vlist included the population centres of Haastrecht, Stolwijk, and Vlist. Show Vliston the map
BleskensgraafBleskensgraaf is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 10 km northeast of Dordrecht. It has an area of 1272 hectares. On 1 January 2009 Bleskensgraaf and Hofwegen had 2797 inhabitants in 936 residences. The town got its name because of the landlord (count) \"Willem van Blassekijn\". Over the years the name Blassekijnsgraeve changed into Bleskensgraaf. On letters it often says \"Bleskensgraaf CA\". CA stands for the Latin phrase 'cum annexis' which means 'with surroundings'. \n* \n* Flourmill 'De Vriendschap' \n* \n* Show Bleskensgraafon the map
DelfshavenDelfshaven is a borough of Rotterdam on the right bank of river Nieuwe Maas, in South Holland, the Netherlands. It was a separate municipality until 1886. The town of Delfshaven grew around the port of the city of Delft. Delft itself was not located on a major river, so in 1389 a harbour was created about 10 km (6 mi) due south of the city, to be able to receive seafaring vessels and avoid tolls being levied by the neighbouring and competing city of Rotterdam. This settlement was named Delfshaven (\"Port of Delft\"). Show Delfshavenon the map
HoornaarHoornaar is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland, in the Alblasserwaard, north of the river Merwede and south of the river Lek. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 5 km north of Gorinchem. In 2007, the town of Hoornaar had 1655 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.24 km².The statistical area \"Hoornaar\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1580. Hoornaar was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1986, when it became part of Giessenlanden. Show Hoornaaron the map
HeijplaatHeijplaat is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Based on Garden Village design principles, the planning of the area was started in 1913 using funds from the 1902 Housing Act. The project was initiated by the Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij (Rotterdam Dry Dock Company), one of the largest shipbuilders in the country, to provide housing for skilled workers on a roughly 17 acre peninsular site between the Waalhaven and Heysehaven basins, across the River Mass from Rotterdam's centre. Its planner, Herman Ambrosius Jan Baanders (1876-1953) provided space for 400 brick houses as well as a host of community facilities that were 'all within the context of the company's moralistic paternalism' as Donald Grinberg has written. During the first phase of construction that lasted until 1918,@en . Show Heijplaaton the map
MaaslandMaasland (population: 6,844) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It lies in the municipality (gemeente) of Midden-Delfland and covers an area of 24.42 km² (of which 0.64 km² water). The first signs of a community started back in 925 when the area became part of the county of Graaf Dirk II and a church was built. After severe floodings during the 12th century, the Maasdijk was rebuilt and the town centre relocated to its current site. In 1241 the German Teutonic Knights drew on the territory of Maasland. Show Maaslandon the map
Ter AarTer Aar (Dutch pronunciation: [tɛr ˈaːr] (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is located about 6 km northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. The town had a population of 9,007 on 1 July 2006. North of Aardam, the hamlet Papenveer grew around a ferry across the Aar. Show Ter Aaron the map
SchoonhovenSchoonhoven (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a city and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The former municipality had a population of 11,900 in 2014, and covered an area of 6.92 km2 (2.67 sq mi) of which 0.65 km2 (0.25 sq mi) water. From 2010 to 2014, it was the smallest municipality in the Netherlands in land area, following the merger of Rozenburg into Rotterdam. Show Schoonhovenon the map
The HagueThe Hague (/ðə ˈheɪɡ/; Dutch: Den Haag pronounced [dɛnˈɦaːx] (13px listen) or 's-Gravenhage pronounced (13px listen)) is a city located in the western coast of the Netherlands, and the capital city of the province of South Holland. Show The Hagueon the map
Stad aan 't HaringvlietStad aan 't Haringvliet is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 12 km southeast of Hellevoetsluis. The name means City on the Haringvliet. From 1812 to 1817 it was part of the municipality of Den Bommel, then it was a separate municipality until 1966 when it was merged with Middelharnis. Last one has made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee since 2013. Other places in the neighbourhood are: \n* Nieuwe-Tonge \n* Den Bommel \n* Middelharnis \n* Sommelsdijk Show Stad aan 't Haringvlieton the map
Hoek van HollandThe Hook of Holland (Dutch: de Hoek van Holland) is a town in the southwestern corner of Holland (hence the name; hoek means \"corner\"), at the mouth of the New Waterway shipping canal into the North Sea. The town is administered by the municipality of Rotterdam as a district of that city. Its district covers an area of 16.7 km2, of which 13.92 km2 is land. On 1 January 1999 it had an estimated population of 9,400. On the north side of the New Waterway, to the west of the town, is a pier part of which is accessible to pedestrians and cyclists. Show Hoek van Hollandon the map
KralingenKralingen is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland, now a neighbourhood of Rotterdam. It is located about 3 kilometres east of the city centre, in the borough Kralingen was a separate municipality until 1895, when it merged with Rotterdam. Previously, the high society of the growing city had their pleasure gardens and villas erected there in the 19th century, on the eastern outskirts of the village. The easternmost part of Kralingen, Woudestein, is where the main campus of Erasmus University Rotterdam and the Excelsior Rotterdam stadium are situated. Show Kralingenon the map
BoskoopBoskoop () is a town in the province of South Holland. It was a separate municipality until it merged into Alphen aan den Rijn in 2014. The town had a population of 15,050 in 2012 and covers an area of 7.29 km2 (2.81 sq mi) of which 1.39 km2 (0.54 sq mi) is water. It's the world's biggest joined floriculture area. The name \"Boskoop\" has been given to an apple cultivar (Belle de Boskoop) which is widely distributed in the Low Countries, to a grape variety (Boskoop Glory) and also to a variety of Calluna (Boskoop) and Weigela (Boskoop Glory) and blackcurrant (\"Boskoop Giant\"). Show Boskoopon the map
VrijhoevenVrijhoeven (also Vrijenhoeven or De Vrijen Hoef) is a former hamlet and former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 2 km south of the village of Ter Aar. According to the 19th-century historian A.J. van der Aa, Vrijhoeven was a part of the heerlijkheid (manorial fief) of Aarlanderveen in the middle of the sixteenth century. In 1625 it became a separate jurisdiction. A gallows was located here, close to one of the mills of Aarlanderveen, which was named \"Galgmolen\" (Gallows mill). Show Vrijhoevenon the map
RozenburgRozenburg (13px listen) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 13,173 in 2004, and covers an area of 6.50 km² (of which 1.99 km² water). It was the second-smallest municipality in the Netherlands in area (behind Bennebroek). On 10 July 2008, the local council decided to disband the municipality and to form a submunicipality of Rotterdam. This was ratified on 27 October 2008 by the Eerste Kamer (the Dutch Senate), and came into effect on 18 March 2010. Show Rozenburgon the map
RhoonRhoon is a village that borders the municipality of the city of Rotterdam, South Holland, the Netherlands. According to its history it was established in 1199 and was ruled by the lords of Duiveland. In the 14th century the village was struck by many floods.In the last big flood, the North Sea flood of 1953, the Dutch government implemented the \"deltawerken\" (Delta Works). This is a large protection barrier of dikes and dams to keep the water of the North Sea out during high tides. In 1969 Rhoon also became part of this plan and a large dike was established around the island of IJsselmonde. Show Rhoonon the map
GoedereedeGoedereede [ˌɣudəˈreːdə] (13px listen) is a little town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality had a population of about 11,000 in 2010. It consisted of the west part of the island of Goeree-Overflakkee. Goedereede merged with Dirksland, Middelharnis, and Oostflakkee into the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee on January 1, 2013. The town have a population of about 2,000 in 2012. Show Goedereedeon the map
SchipluidenSchipluiden is a village in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is the seat of the council of the municipality of Midden-Delfland. The village was founded relatively late in the 15th century and evolved around the Keenenburg castle, which no longer exists. The current Dutch Reformed church in the village centre belonged to the Catholic Teutonic Knights before 1572, when the Calvinists took over control of the church. The village inhabitants worked in the food trade from the agrarian area Westland to the cities of Vlaardingen and Delft. Most of the population became Roman Catholic in the 17th century. For sermons, they had to go to the Roman Catholic Church, some kilometres out of the village. A new Roman Catholic church was built in the 1960s. Schipluiden remained Show Schipluidenon the map
OostvoorneOostvoorne is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies about 9 km (6 mi) north of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the town of Oostvoorne had 5,403 inhabitants, the built-up area of the town was 1.9 km2 (1 sq mi), and contained 2,274 residences. The statistical area \"Oostvoorne\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 7,270. Oostvoorne was a separate municipality until 1980, when it became part of Westvoorne. Show Oostvoorneon the map
BergschenhoekBergschenhoek (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the Netherlands. It is situated roughly 10 km to the north of Rotterdam in the province of South Holland. The former municipality had a population of 16,608 in 2006, and covered an area of 15.52 km² (5.99 mile²) of which 0.63 km² (0.24 mile²) is water. On 1 January 2007, the town was merged with neighbouring towns Berkel en Rodenrijs and Bleiswijk to form the new municipality Lansingerland, these three towns collectively are known locally as the \"3B Hoek\". Show Bergschenhoekon the map
BenthuizenBenthuizen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 1 km east of Zoetermeer. In 2001, the town of Benthuizen had 3215 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.51 km², and contained 1110 residences.The statistical area \"Benthuizen\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3450. The HSL-Zuid being constructed passes Benthuizen on the eastern side. Also the new Bentwoud (forest) is planted to the east of Benthuizen. Show Benthuizenon the map
SpangenSpangen is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. It is in the west of the city with about 10000 inhabitants. From the entrance of Spangen to the center is formed by the Mathenesserbrug across the Delfshavense Schie. In the middle of Spangen is the oldest football stadium in the Netherlands, the Castle of Sparta from 1916. This stadium was completely renovated in 1999 and is now officially known as Sparta Stadion Het Kasteel. Every year on May 1 The Internationale is sung by some socialists, including council members. Show Spangenon the map
SchiedamSchiedam ([sxiˈdɑm] (13px listen)) is a city and municipality in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. It is part of the Rotterdam metropolitan area. The city is located west of Rotterdam, east of Vlaardingen, and south of Delft. In the south it is connected with the village of Pernis by the Beneluxtunnel. Show Schiedamon the map
Capelle aan den IJsselCapelle aan den IJssel [kaːˈpɛlə aːn dɛn ˈɛi̯səl] (13px listen) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 66,261 in 2014, and covers an area of 15.40 km2 (5.95 sq mi), of which 1.15 km2 (0.44 sq mi) is water. It is situated on the eastern edge of Rotterdam, on the Hollandse IJssel river. Capelle aan den IJssel's most famous resident is former Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende, who has lived there since 1999. 250px Show Capelle aan den IJsselon the map
NaaldwijkNaaldwijk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈnaːltʋɛi̯k]) is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 10 km southwest of The Hague. Naaldwijk lies in the heart of Westland. The largest economic sector is greenhouse horticulture. The largest flower auction site in the world, operated by FloraHolland, can be found in the nearby village of Honselersdijk. Naaldwijk was previously a municipality in its own right, covering an area of 25.33 km² (of which 0.23 km² water). It included the towns Honselersdijk and Maasdijk. Show Naaldwijkon the map
HillegersbergHillegersberg is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. It was founded as a village in the Middle Ages (by legend because the giantess Hillegonda dropped some sand from her apron and Hillegersberg was founded on the mound which was formed by that). Hillegersberg remained a separate municipality until 1941, when it was amalgamated into Rotterdam. in 1979 it became part of the sub-municipality of This sub-municipality was replaced by the \"Gebied\" with the same name at the elections of March 2014. It has now an advisory commission representing the inhabitants of the area. The Gebiedscommission has 13 members. Show Hillegersbergon the map
De LierDe Lier (Dutch pronunciation: [də ˈliːr]) is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km north of Maassluis. It also lies about 6 feet (1.8 m) below sea level. The village of De Lier obtained its name from the name of an old river called De Lee. Show De Lieron the map
MaasdamMaasdam is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 14 km south of the city of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Binnenmaas, on the rural Hoekse Waard island. From the 14th Century until around 1800, Maasdam was also the name of the local administrative area, the fief and later the \"ambacht\". The municipality of Maasdam was eventually merged with some surrounding municipalities to become part of the new municipality of Binnenmaas. The exception was Cillaarshoek which was split and partly merged into the existing municipality of Strijen. Show Maasdamon the map
MolenaarsgraafMolenaarsgraaf is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 11 km west of Gorinchem. In 2001, the village of Molenaarsgraaf had 414 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.041 km², and contained 143 residences.The statistical area \"Molenaarsgraaf\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1110. Show Molenaarsgraafon the map
KaagDe Kaag is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 8 kilometres (5.0 miles) northeast of Leiden. De Kaag lies on an island, Kagereiland, in a lake system called the Kaag Lakes (Kagerplassen). To reach De Kaag, a ferry is taken from Buitenkaag. De Kaag is also part of an area called the Duin- en Bollenstreek (\"Dune and Bulb Region\"). The town is conventionally referred to as \"De Kaag\", but the name reported on both English and Dutch maps is just \"Kaag\". Show Kaagon the map
BenthornBenthorn is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, about 2 km east of the centre of Benthuizen. Benthorn used to be a heerlijkheid (manor), owned by the States of Holland and West Friesland. It was sold to Adam Adriaan van der Duyn, lord of 's Gravemoer, in 1724. In 1812, Benthorn became a part of the municipality of Hazerswoude, but on 1 April 1817 it became a separate municipality again. Show Benthornon the map
Alphen aan den RijnAlphen aan den Rijn (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑlfə(n) aːn də ˈrɛi̯n] (13px listen), English: Alphen on the Rhine) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, between Leiden and Utrecht. The town is situated on the banks of the river Oude Rijn (Old Rhine), where the river Gouwe branches off. The municipality had a population of 107,117 in 2014, and covers an area of 132.49 km2 (51.15 sq mi) of which 5.91 km2 (2.28 sq mi) is water. Show Alphen aan den Rijnon the map
Nieuw-Lekkerland (population: 9,539 in 2004) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is situated on the southern shores of the Lek River, in the north-western part of the Alblasserwaard. The former municipality covered an area of 12.77 km² (of which 2.37 km² was covered by water). Since 2013 Nieuw-Lekkerland has been a part of the new municipality of Molenwaard. The former municipality included the population centres of Nieuw-Lekkerland (divided into the two neighbourhoods Dorpslaan and Middelweg) and Kinderdijk. Show Nieuw-Lekkerlandon the map
BenoordenhoutBenoordenhout (Dutch pronunciation: is a neighbourhood in the Haagse Hout district of The Hague. In addition to Benoordenhout, Haagse Hout consists of the Bezuidenhout, Mariahoeve en Marlot, and Haagse Bos neighbourhoods. Benoordenhout is located northeast of the city centre and is enclosed by the Koningskade, Raamweg, the Hubertuspark, the barracks and dunes north of the Waalsdorperweg, the city's border with Wassenaar, the Haagse Bos (The Hague Woods) and Malieveld. Show Benoordenhouton the map
SommelsdijkSommelsdijk is a village on the island of Goeree-Overflakkee, South Holland, the Netherlands, and part of the municipality of the same name. Sommelsdijk has (1 January 2006) 7,383 inhabitants which makes it the largest settlement on the island. In the past, Sommelsdijk was the only place on the island of Goeree-Overflakee that was part of the province of Zeeland. In 1805 it was made a part of Holland, and remained such under the amendment of the Dutch Constitution of 1814. Show Sommelsdijkon the map
ScheveningenScheveningen, (13px listen) is one of the eight districts of The Hague, as well as a subdistrict (wijk) of that city. Scheveningen is a modern seaside resort with a long, sandy beach, an esplanade, a pier, and a lighthouse. The beach is popular for water sports such as windsurfing and kiteboarding. The harbour is used for both fishing and tourism. It has its own dialect (Schevenings), which is different from The Hague dialect. Show Scheveningenon the map
BezuidenhoutBezuidenhout (Dutch pronunciation: English: South of the Wood) is the neighborhood (Dutch: wijk) southeast of the Haagse Bos neighborhood of The Hague in the Netherlands. Bezuidenhout includes the Beatrixkwartier financial area near the Central Station and streets such as Bezuidenhoutseweg, Juliana van Stolberglaan, Laan van Nieuw Oost-Indië, Prins Clauslaan, and Theresiastraat. Show Bezuidenhouton the map
ZwethZweth or De Zweth is a hamlet in the western Netherlands. It is located about halfway between Delft and Rotterdam, where the small river Berkelsche Zweth joins the Schie river, around a bridge across the Berkelsche Zweth. The restaurant De Zwethheul, a restaurant with two Michelin stars, is located there. Show Zwethon the map
LeidenLeiden (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈlɛi̯.də(n)] (13px listen); in English and archaic Dutch also Leyden) is a city and municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. The municipality of Leiden has a population of 122,565, but the city forms one densely connected agglomeration with its suburbs Oegstgeest, Leiderdorp, Voorschoten and Zoeterwoude with around 190,000 inhabitants. Leiden is located on the Old Rhine, at a distance of some 20 kilometres (12 miles) from The Hague to its south and some 40 km (25 mi) from Amsterdam to its north. The recreational area of the Kaag Lakes (Kagerplassen) lies just to the northeast of Leiden. Show Leidenon the map
WarmondWarmond (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɑrmɔnt] (13px listen)) is a village and former municipality in the western Netherlands, north of Leiden in the province of South Holland. The municipality covered an area of 14.42 km² (5.57 mile², 30.7%) of which 4.42 km² (1.71 mile²) is water, and had a population of 4,977 in 2004. Together with Sassenheim and Voorhout, it became part of the Teylingen municipality on 1 January 2006. Warmond is located in an area called the \"Dune and Bulb Region\" (Duin- en Bollenstreek), and is notable for being extremely affluent. Show Warmondon the map
Kop van ZuidKop van Zuid is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, The Netherlands, located on the south bank of the Nieuwe Maas opposite the center of town. The district is relatively young and includes the Wilhelmina Pier as well as the V bounded by the Rose Street and railway line on one side and the Rotterdam-Dordrecht Hilledijk, Hill Street and Rijnhaven on the other. Show Kop van Zuidon the map
NoordeloosNoordeloos is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) north of Gorinchem. In 2013, the town of Noordeloos had 1816 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.14 km², and contained 300 residences.The statistical area \"Noordeloos\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 370. Noordeloos was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Giessenlanden. \n* Noordeloos, windmill: Boterslootse molen \n* \n* Show Noordelooson the map
VierpoldersVierpolders is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Brielle, and lies about 5 km north of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the village of Vierpolders had 993 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.21 km², and contained 397 residences.The statistical area \"Vierpolders\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1740. Show Vierpolderson the map
MiddelharnisMiddelharnis has a shopping area called D'n Diek. This shopping center settled itself on a dike which used to be the last barrier for the town from the Haringvliet. The town hosts two public and one Christian high schools. Middelharnis has an inland harbor with connection to the Haringvliet. There is also a small beach which can get very crowded in the summertime. In Middelharnis the old main street has the old municipality building. Show Middelharnison the map
Noordwijk-BinnenNoordwijk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈnoːrtʋɛi̯k] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the west of the Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 51.45 km2 (19.86 sq mi) of which 15.97 km2 (6.17 sq mi) is water and had a population of 25,600 in 2014. The municipality of Noordwijk consists of the communities Noordwijk aan Zee and Noordwijk-Binnen, separated by a narrow green belt. Besides its beaches, Noordwijk is also known for its bulb flower fields. It is located in an area called the \"Dune and Bulb Region\" (Duin- en Bollenstreek). Show Noordwijk-Binnenon the map
RijsoordRijsoord is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 10 km southeast of the city of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Ridderkerk. Rijsoord was a separate municipality until 1855, when it merged with Ridderkerk. Between 1846 and 1855, it was named \"Rijsoort en Strevelshoek\" after a merger with the smaller municipality of Strevelshoek. The current village is largely located north of the Waaltje (little Waal) river, outside the area of the former municipality. Show Rijsoordon the map
KijkduinKijkduin was established in 1923 by the developer Joh. D. van der Houwen. Architects Bijvoet and Duiker were the inspiration and architects for this 126 residence village. The sales brochure \"Villa-Dorp Kijkduin\" provides a detailed description of the new development, its inspiration and contains many re-prints of local newspaper articles describing the uniqueness of the architecture, layout of the development and expected lifestyle of the new residents. Show Kijkduinon the map
Ter HeijdeTer Heijde is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 11 km west of The Hague. The area \"Ter Heijde\", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 690, mostly elder people. Ter Heijde is a popular beach-resort. It has a lifeboat station of the KNRM, the Dutch equivalent of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. Show Ter Heijdeon the map
GoudaGouda (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɣʌu̯daː] (13px listen)) is a municipality and city in the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. The city is famous for its Gouda cheese, stroopwafels, many grachten, smoking pipes, and its 15th-century city hall. Gouda's array of historic churches and other buildings makes it a very popular day trip destination. Show Goudaon the map
NieuwveenNieuwveen is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland, located close to the border of province North Holland, about 35 kilometers (22 miles) southwest of the city of Amsterdam. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop (until 2007: Liemeer), and lies about 9 kilometers (6 miles) northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. Nieuwveen was a separate municipality until 1994, when it became part of Liemeer. The Jostiband Orchestra was founded here. Show Nieuwveenon the map
's-Gravenzande's-Gravenzande is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 12 km southwest of The Hague. Until 2004 it was a separate municipality and covered an area of 20.77 km² (of which 3.38 km² water). The former municipality of 's-Gravenzande also included the township of Heenweg. Show 's-Gravenzandeon the map
GoudswaardGoudswaard is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland, located on the westernmost tip of the Hoeksche Waard, approximately 6 km south-west of Spijkenisse. Goudswaard was a separate municipality from 1817 until 1984, when it was merged with Nieuw-Beijerland, Zuid-Beijerland and Piershil to form the municipality of Korendijk. The built-up area of Goudswaard is 0.28 km². As of 1 January 2014, the village has 1,956 inhabitants, and contains 804 residences. Show Goudswaardon the map
PernisPernis is a neighborhood and submunicipality (since 3 March 2010) of Rotterdam, Netherlands. The district has a population of 4,789 (2011) on a total area size of 1.60 km² (0.62 sq mi). Pernis is thus a full submunicipality of Rotterdam, but the former independent municipality had its own district council already. Although surrounded by ports, Pernis has preserved its village-like atmosphere very well. Pernis was merged with 's-Gravenambacht in 1832. It remained an independent municipality until 1934, when it was merged into Rotterdam. Show Pernison the map
HellevoetsluisHellevoetsluis (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen); population: 38,919 in 2014) is a small city and municipality on Voorne-Putten Island in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 46.27 km2 (17.86 sq mi) of which 14.71 km2 (5.68 sq mi) is water and it includes the population centres Nieuw-Helvoet, Nieuwenhoorn and Oude en Nieuwe Struiten, all former municipalities. Show Hellevoetsluison the map
OverschieOverschie is a neighbourhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands, formerly a separate village with its own municipality. The village of Overschie was located on the intersection of four rivers called \"Schie\": the Delftsche Schie, Schiedamsche Schie, Delfshavensche Schie, and Rotterdamsche Schie. It was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1941, when it merged with Rotterdam. Immediately after the Second World War, the construction of a large suburb was begun southeast of the village. Show Overschieon the map
StrijenStrijen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈstrɛi.ən] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality, covering an area of 57.70 km2 (22.28 sq mi) of which 6.85 km2 (2.64 sq mi) is water, is located on the Hoeksche Waard island along the Hollands Diep estuary. Strijen hosts a public library, swimming pool, a small shopping centre and a local museum. The municipality of Strijen also includes the population centres of Cillaarshoek, De Klem, Mookhoek, Oudendijk, and Strijensas. Show Strijenon the map
Katwijk aan den RijnKatwijk () is a coastal municipality and town in the province of South Holland, which is situated in the mid-western part of the Netherlands. The Oude Rijn (\"Old Rhine\") river flows through the town and into the North Sea. Katwijk is located on the North Sea, northwest of Leiden and 16 km north of The Hague. It shares its borders with the municipalities of Noordwijk, Teylingen, Oegstgeest, Leiden, and Wassenaar. In January 2016, Katwijk had a population of 64.169 and covers an area of 31.13 km2 (12.02 sq mi), of which 6.59 km2 (2.54 sq mi) is water. Show Katwijk aan den Rijnon the map
BloklandBlokland is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Liemeer, and lies about 12 km northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. The area Blokland, in which the hamlet is located, used to be part of Uithoorn, but became part of Mijdrecht in 1811. The eastern half of the area, Polder Blokland, still is part of the municipality of De Ronde Venen in the province of Utrecht (which includes Mijdrecht); the western half of the area, part of Polder Zevenhoven, is part of Liemeer in the province South Holland. Confusingly, the hamlet itself lies in Polder Zevenhoven; the houses in Polder Blokland are part of the hamlets Kromme Mijdrecht and De Hoef. Show Bloklandon the map
Valkenburg (population: 3,900 in 2006) is a village and former municipality in the province of South Holland, in thewestern Netherlands. Valkenburg is now part of the municipality Katwijk. On 1 January 2006, Valkenburg and Rijnsburg were merged into the new municipality Katwijk. The former municipality of Valkenburg had about 3878 inhabitants (1 June 2005) and a surface area of 15.74 km² (6.08 mile²) of which 0.23 km² (0.09 mile²) is water. On the second Wednesday in September there is a horse market, the oldest in the Netherlands. 2010 marked its 1066th year of operation. Show Valkenburgon the map
SteinStein is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 5 km east of Gouda. The statistical area \"Stein\", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1060. Show Steinon the map
LeiderdorpLeiderdorp (Dutch pronunciation: [lɛi̯dərˈdɔrp] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland near the city of Leiden. It had a population of 26,786 in 2014. The municipality covers an area of 12.28 km2 (4.74 sq mi) of which 0.73 km2 (0.28 sq mi) is water. Leiderdorp has now become a suburb of the city of Leiden, although the Oude Rijn (Old Rhine) river and the Zijl river separate the two. The HSL-Zuid high-speed rail line between Amsterdam and Brussels crosses Leiderdorp in a tunnel. Leiderdorp is twinned with Šamorín, in Slovakia. Show Leiderdorpon the map
OttolandOttoland is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 10 km northwest of Gorinchem. In 2001, the village of Ottoland had 173 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.022 km², and contained 57 residences.The statistical area \"Ottoland\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 490. Show Ottolandon the map
Rhoonse VeerRhoonse Veer is a former hamlet, located south of the Dutch town of Rhoon. The name means \"Rhoon's ferry\", and refers to the ferry between Rhoon and Oud-Beijerland. The hamlet grew around the Catholic Church of Rhoon. After the Reformation, the Catholics in the area lost their church in Rhoon to the Protestant majority, but the lord of Rhoon, Willem Bentinck, allowed them to build a new church near the ferry in 1684. Show Rhoonse Veeron the map
KoedoodKoedood is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located on the border of the municipalities of Albrandswaard and Barendrecht. Koedood was the name of a small stream, flowing from the Oude Maas northwest to the Meuse River, opposite of Schiedam. It separated the island of IJsselmonde from Poortugaal and Rhoon. It was dammed and used for draining the surrounding polders. The hamlet was built near the southern end of the river, and consisted of six houses with 42 inhabitants around the middle of the 19th century. Show Koedoodon the map
MoordrechtIn September 2006, 93% of the population of Moordrecht chose by referendum to pursue a merger with the neighboring municipalities Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel and Only 7% chose to merge with Gouda. Based on this result, the town council decided to form the new municipality Zuidplas in 2010 with Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel and International footballer Memphis Depay was born there. 280px Show Moordrechton the map
AarlanderveenAarlanderveen is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 4 km east of Alphen aan den Rijn. The statistical area \"Aarlanderveen\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 500. Aarlanderveen was a separate municipality until 1918, when it became part of Alphen aan den Rijn. Show Aarlanderveenon the map
Oud-AlblasOud-Alblas is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 6 km north of Dordrecht. In 2001, the village of Oud-Alblas had 1291 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.19 km², and contained 455 residences.The statistical area \"Oud-Alblas\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2250. \n* The river Alblas in Oud-Alblas \n* Show Oud-Alblason the map
VrouwenakkerVrouwenakker is a village in the Netherlands, about 12 km southeast of Hoofddorp. It lies largely in the municipality of Nieuwkoop (formerly Liemeer), in the province of South Holland, but a small part lies in the municipality of Uithoorn, in North Holland. Until 1989 Vrouwenakker was part of the municipality of Mijdrecht, but was then rearranged into the municipality of Liemeer after the amalgamation of Mijdrecht and surrounding municipalities. Show Vrouwenakkeron the map
WijngaardenWijngaarden is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 7 km northeast of Dordrecht. In 2001, the village of Wijngaarden had 300 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.030 km², and contained 99 residences.The statistical area \"Wijngaarden\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 730. Show Wijngaardenon the map
MijnsheerenlandMijnsheerenland is a village on the Hoeksche Waard in the Dutch province of South Holland with 4,435 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2006). It is located on the shores of the Binnenbedijkte Maas (Lake Binnenmaas), about 14 km south of the city of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Binnenmaas. It is the only village in the municipality not built next to a dyke. Show Mijnsheerenlandon the map
GeervlietGeervliet is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 6 km northwest of Spijkenisse on the Brielse Maas. It received city rights in 1381. Geervliet was a separate municipality until 1980, when it became part of Bernisse. In 2001, the town of Geervliet had 1670 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.34 km², and contained 687 residences. The wider statistical district of Geervliet, which covers the entire \"Polder Geervliet\" has a population of around 2290. This includes the 290 inhabitants of the village Simonshaven. Show Geervlieton the map
MonsterMonster is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 10 km south-west of The Hague. The village of \"Monster\" has a population of around 11,580.The statistical area \"Monster\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 14,540. Until 2004 it was a separate municipality and covered an area of 20.15 km² (of which 5.70 km² is water). The former municipality of Monster also included the towns, Poeldijk and Ter Heijde. Monster and Ter Heijde are towns on the North Sea coast and have a popular beach. Show Monsteron the map
OoltgensplaatOoltgensplaat is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 17 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the village of Ooltgensplaat had 2,128 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.48 km², and contained 893 residences. The larger statistical area \"Ooltgensplaat\", which includes the surrounding countryside has a population of around 2,480. Ooltgensplaat was a separate municipality until 1966, when it became part of Oostflakkee. Last one has made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee since 2013. Show Ooltgensplaaton the map
MeijeDe Meije or Bodegraafse Meije is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland and has a second part, de Zegveldse or Stichtse Meije in the province of Utrecht. The first is a part of the former municipality of Bodegraven, and lies about 7 km northwest of Woerden. Bodegraven has made part of the new municipality of Bodegraven-Reeuwijk since 2011. The second is part of the municipality of Woerden. A third part, across the little river De Meije, belongs to the municipality Nieuwkoop. The Bodegraafse \"Meije\", which also includes the surrounding farmlands, has a population of around 420. Show Meijeon the map
DriebruggenDriebruggen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 6 km east of Gouda. In 2001, the village of Driebruggen had 1313 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.23 km², and contained 455 residences.The statistical area \"Driebruggen\", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1410. Driebruggen was a separate municipality between 1964 and 1989. The name from this village means 3 bridges. It was created in a merger of Hekendorp, Lange Ruige Weide, Papekop, and Waarder. Show Driebruggenon the map
HaastrechtHaastrecht is a town on the Hollandse IJssel river in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 5 km east of Gouda. In 2001, the town of Haastrecht had 3302 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.58 km², and contained 1325 residences.The statistical area \"Haastrecht\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2330. Haastrecht received city rights in 1396. It remained a separate municipality until 1985, when it became part of Vlist. Show Haastrechton the map
NieuwkoopNieuwkoop () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality was enlarged on 1 January 2007, through the amalgamation of Liemeer and Ter Aar. The municipality now covers an area of 91.16 km2 (35.20 sq mi) of which 12.28 km2 (4.74 sq mi) is water. Its population was 27,122 in 2014. On May 3rd, 2008, the Dutch newspaper het Algemeen Dagblad published an article which stated that Nieuwkoop is the safest municipality of the Netherlands. The municipality of Nieuwkoop includes the following communities: Show Nieuwkoopon the map
ArkelArkel is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 3 km north of Gorinchem. Arkel is a former municipality. In 1986 it became part of Giessenlanden. In 2001, the village of Arkel had 2752 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.42 km², and contained 1125 residences.The statistical area \"Arkel\", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3220. Though there are little places of cultural interest in Arkel, there is a 19th-century domed church and a 19th-century windmill. Show Arkelon the map
GiessenburgGiessenburg is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 6 km west of Gorinchem. Giessenburg was a separate municipality between 1957 and 1986. It was created in a merger of the municipalities Giessen-Nieuwkerk and Peursum. In 2010, the town of Giessenburg had 4889 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.43 km², and contained 911 residences.The statistical area \"Giessenburg\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2900. Show Giessenburgon the map
ZwammerdamZwammerdam is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 6 km southeast of Alphen aan de Rijn. In 2001, the town of Zwammerdam had 1709 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 62 km², and contained 484 residences.The statistical area \"Zwammerdam\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1810. Zwammerdam was a separate municipality until 1964, when it was divided between Alphen aan den Rijn and Bodegraven. The town is the current home of the Jostiband Orchestra. Show Zwammerdamon the map
s-Gravendeel () is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality covered an area of 20.69 km² (7.99 mile²) of which 1.77 km² (0.68 mile²) is water.Its population was 9,023 in January 2007. The municipality of 's-Gravendeel was merged with Binnenmaas on January 1, 2007. 's-Gravendeel is on the eastern side of Hoeksche Waard Island on the river Dordtsche Kil. It is connected to Dordrecht by means of the Kil Tunnel. The village was founded in 1593 when the new polder Nieuw-Bonaventura was drained. \n* \n* \n* Show s-Gravendeelon the map
Oude-TongeOude-Tonge is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 16 km south of Hellevoetsluis.In 2015, the town of Oude-Tonge had 5,500 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.9 km², and contained 1,615 residences. The wider statistical district \"Oude-Tonge\", which includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 5,500. Oude-Tonge was a separate municipality until 1966, when it became part of Oostflakkee. Last one has made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee since 2013. Show Oude-Tongeon the map
PijnackerPijnacker is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 4 km east of the city of Delft, in the municipality of Pijnacker-Nootdorp. Pijnacker has two stops on the Randstadrail E-lijn between The Hague and Rotterdam: Pijnacker Centrum and Pijnacker-Zuid. Pijnacker was a separate municipality until 2002, when it merged with Nootdorp. In and around Pijnacker there are big and attractive nature areas, of which one is the Ackerdijkse Plassen, one of the most important bird areas in the Netherlands. A well known native from Pijnacker is Mabel Wisse Smit. Show Pijnackeron the map
ZoetermeerZoetermeer (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌzutərˈmeːr] (13px listen)) is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 37.05 km2 (14.31 sq mi) of which 2.50 km2 (0.97 sq mi) is water. A small village until the late 1960s, it had 6,392 inhabitants in 1950. By 2013 this had grown to 123,328, making it the third largest population centre in the province of South Holland, after Rotterdam and The Hague. It is part of the Haaglanden conurbation. Show Zoetermeeron the map
Koudekerk aan den RijnKoudekerk aan den Rijn (English: Cold Church on the Rhine) is a village in the western Netherlands. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, South Holland and is located about 4 km west of Alphen aan den Rijn. The village Koudekerk aan den Rijn has a population of around 3730.The statistical area \"Koudekerk aan den Rijn\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 4280. Koudekerk aan den Rijn was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Rijnwoude. Until 1938, the municipality was known as Koudekerk. Show Koudekerk aan den Rijnon the map
WaarderWaarder is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 5 km southwest of Woerden. In 2001, the village of Waarder had 1143 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.18 km², and contained 416 residences.The statistical area \"Waarder\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1250. Waarder was a separate municipality until 1964, when it became part of Driebruggen, which became part of Reeuwijk in 1989. Show Waarderon the map
StreefkerkStreefkerk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies on the southside of the river Lek, about 20 kilometres east of Rotterdam. In 2004, the town of Streefkerk had 2600 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.37 km², and contained 628 residences.The statistical area \"Streefkerk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2,600. Streefkerk was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Liesveld. Last one has been part of Molenwaard since 2013. \n* Windmill De Liefde \n* Show Streefkerkon the map
KethelKethel en Spaland is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located to the north of the city of Schiedam, and covered the village of Kethel and the hamlet Kandelaar. Kethel en Spaland was a separate municipality until 1941, when it merged with Schiedam. The municipality had a population of 1,450 in 1868 and within the historical limits currently live 15,260 people. The former municipal flag consists of a horizontal tricolor, at a 2:1:2 ratio. The flag was designed after the coat of arms, depicting a black cauldron. Show Kethelon the map
VoorhoutVoorhout (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈvoːrɦʌut] (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality covered an area of 12.59 km² (4.86 mile²) of which 0.33 km² (0.13 mile²) is covered by water, and had a population of 14,792 in 2004. Together with Sassenheim and Warmond, it became part of the Teylingen municipality on 1 January 2006. Voorhout is located in an area called the \"Dune and Bulb Region\" (Duin- en Bollenstreek). Show Voorhouton the map
Nieuwe-TongeNieuwe-Tonge is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 13 km south of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the village of Nieuwe-Tonge had 1,965 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.39 km², and contained 768 residences. The slightly larger statistical area \"Nieuwe-Tonge\" has a population of around 2,390. Nieuwe-Tonge was a separate municipality until 1966, when it became part of Middelharnis. Last one has made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee since 2013. Show Nieuwe-Tongeon the map
MorgenstondMorgenstond (Dutch pronunciation: literally Morning or Dawn) is a 'wijk' in the south of The Hague in the Escamp 'stadsdeel'. Morgenstond was built during the early 50s and borders Bouwlust and Vrederust in the west, Leyenburg and Houtwijk in the north, Moerwijk and Zuiderpark in the east and Wateringse Veld in the south. Most streets in Morgenstond are named after places in Drenthe and Overijssel. Morgenstond used to be part of the former Loosduinen municipality, which was annexed by The Hague in 1923. Morgenstond can be divided into three neighborhoods: Show Morgenstondon the map
ZwartewaalZwartewaal is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland, The Netherlands. It is a part of the municipality of Brielle and lies about 5 km south of Maassluis. In 2001 the village of Zwartewaal had 1666 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.33 km² and contained 670 residences.The statistical area \"Zwartewaal\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1,960. Zwartewaal was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1980, when it became part of Brielle. Show Zwartewaalon the map
SchelluinenSchelluinen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 4 km west of Gorinchem. In 2001, the village of Schelluinen had 908 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.23 km², and contained 342 residences.The statistical area \"Schelluinen\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1240. Schelluinen was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1986, when it became part of Giessenlanden. Show Schelluinenon the map
Nieuw-BeijerlandNieuw-Beijerland is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 3 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the town of Nieuw-Beijerland had 3200 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.78 km², and contained 1143 residences.The statistical area which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3570. Nieuw-Beijerland was a separate municipality until 1984, when it became part of Korendijk. Show Nieuw-Beijerlandon the map
Ouderkerk aan den IJsselOuderkerk aan den IJssel is a village in the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, in the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. It is situated along the river Hollandse IJssel and has over 4000 inhabitants. Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, together with Lageweg and IJssellaan, was a separate municipality until 1 January 1985 when the municipalities in the Krimpenerwaard were reorganized and it was merged with Gouderak to form the municipality Ouderkerk. Of these, Ouderkerk aan den IJssel is the largest population centre and the location of the town hall. Show Ouderkerk aan den IJsselon the map
HoogbloklandHoogblokland is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 4 km north of Gorinchem. In 2001, the village of Hoogblokland had 935 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.25 km², and contained 372 residences.The statistical area \"Hoogblokland\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1100. Hoogblokland was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became a part of Giessenlanden. Show Hoogbloklandon the map
WassenaarWassenaar (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɑsənaːr] (13px listen); population: 25,768 in 2014) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. An exceedingly affluent suburb of The Hague, in fact the second most prosperous municipality in the Netherlands after Bloemendaal, Wassenaar lies 10 km (6.2 mi) north of that city on the N44/A44 highway near the North Sea coast. It is part of the Haaglanden region. The municipality covers an area of 62.37 km2 (24.08 sq mi), of which 11.45 km2 (4.42 sq mi) is covered by water. Show Wassenaaron the map
SionSion is a hamlet in the Dutch municipality of Rijswijk. It is located on the border with Delft, and has a population of about 210. In 1345, the monastery Sancta Maria in Monte Sion was built in this area. It was demolished on the orders of the city of Delft in 1572, when Spanish troops approached the city, and was never rebuilt. In the 17th century, an estate was built on the grounds of the former monastery, and in the 19th century, it was divided into small parts and made into farms. There are now plans to build a new residential area in Sion. Show Sionon the map
Zuid-BeijerlandZuid-Beijerland is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 10 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the town of Zuid-Beijerland had 2407 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.62 km², and contained 972 residences.The statistical area which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3020. Zuid-Beijerland was a separate municipality until 1984, when it became part of Korendijk. Show Zuid-Beijerlandon the map
HeinenoordHeinenoord is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland on the island Hoekse Waard. It is located about 10 km south of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Binnenmaas. Heinenoord was a separate municipality until 1984, when it became part of Binnenmaas. After 1855, the municipality also covered the village of Goidschalxoord. The Heinenoordtunnel is a road tunnel located near Heinenoord and is named after it. There is also a bus station near Heinenoord called the Busstation Heinenoord which serves as a public transport hub in the Hoekse Waard. Show Heinenoordon the map
StellendamStellendam is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 9 km west of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the town of Stellendam had 3,246 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.6 km², and contained 1,311 residences. The wider statistical district of Stellendam has a population of around 3,510. Stellendam was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1966, when it became part of Goedereede. Last one has made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee since 2013. Show Stellendamon the map
LeerbroekLeerbroek is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 9 km (6 mi) northeast of Gorinchem. In 2004, the village of Leerbroek had 1560 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.096 km2 (0 sq mi), and contained 197 residences.The statistical area \"Leerbroek\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 980. Leerbroek was a separate municipality between 1817, when it was separated from Meerkerk, and 1986, when it merged with Zederik. \n* Map of the former municipality in 1866 \n* Show Leerbroekon the map
HofwegenHofwegen is a hamlet in Molenwaard, which is a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located on the south bank of the small river Graafstroom. It is now considered to be part of the village of Bleskensgraaf, which lies on the opposite bank. Hofwegen was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it became part of the municipality of Bleskensgraaf en Hofwegen. In 1986, Bleskensgraaf en Hofwegen became part of the municipality of Graafstroom. Last one has become part of the new municipality of Molenwaard in 2013. Show Hofwegenon the map
StolwijkStolwijk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 6 km southeast of Gouda. In 2005, the town of Stolwijk had 4980 (2487 men en 2493 women) inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.80 km², and contained 1367 residences.The statistical area \"Stolwijk\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3660. Stolwijk was a separate municipality until 1985, when it became part of Vlist. Show Stolwijkon the map
ZegwaartZegwaart (or Zegwaard) was a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located directly to the east of Zoetermeer, and is now a district of Zoetermeer under the name Seghwaert. Zegwaart was a separate municipality until 1935, when it became part of Zoetermeer, using the archaic spelling of the locale's name Seghwaert. The old Zegwaart was a ribbon development along what remains until today as Zegwaartseweg, which is perpendicular to Dorpstraat. It is further divided into Seghwaert-Oost (2723), -Midden (2724) and -Noord (2727). Show Zegwaarton the map
ZevenhovenZevenhoven is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 9 km northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. In 2001, the town of Zevenhoven had 1385 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.32 km², and contained 509 residences.The statistical area \"Zevenhoven\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2090. Zevenhoven was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Nieuwveen. Show Zevenhovenon the map
ReeuwijkReeuwijk (File:Ltspkr.png pronunciation) is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality covers an area of 50.11 km² (of which 11.89 km² is water). Since January 1, 2011 Reeuwijk merged with Bodegraven to The former municipality of Reeuwijk includes the communities of Diemerbroek, Driebruggen, Hogebrug, Langeweide, Middelburg, Oud-Reeuwijk, Oukoop, Platteweg, Randenburg, Reeuwijk-Brug, Reeuwijk-Dorp, Sluipwijk, Tempel, Waarder and Westeinde. Show Reeuwijkon the map
KinderdijkKinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Molenwaard, in the province South Holland, about 15 km east of Rotterdam. Kinderdijk is situated in a polder in the Alblasserwaard at the confluence of the Lek and Noord rivers. To drain the polder, a system of 19 windmills was built around 1740. This group of mills is the largest concentration of old windmills in the Netherlands. The windmills of Kinderdijk are one of the best-known Dutch tourist sites. They have been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997. Show Kinderdijkon the map
LeerdamLeerdam (Dutch: [leːrˈdɑm] (13px listen); population: 20,563 in 2014) is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 34.42 km2 (13.29 sq mi) of which 0.63 km2 (0.24 sq mi) is water. It comprises the town of Leerdam, the rural villages Kedichem, Schoonrewoerd and Oosterwijk. The south border of the town is formed by the river Linge. Leerdam is the most eastern town of the province of South Holland and is situated almost exactly in the middle of the three highways A2, A15 and A27. Show Leerdamon the map
PiershilPiershil is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 5 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001 the village of Piershil had 1185 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.24 km², and contained 477 residences.The statistical area \"Piershil\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1570. Piershil was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1984, when it became part of Korendijk. Show Piershilon the map
WaddinxveenWaddinxveen (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a town and municipality along the Gouwe river in the western Netherlands in the province of South Holland near Gouda. The municipality had a population of 25,555 in 2014 and covers an area of 29.40 km2 (11.35 sq mi) of which 1.50 km2 (0.58 sq mi) is water. In Waddinxveen, there's the so-called 'Vergeten Plek' (Dutch for 'Forgotten Place'). This is the lowest place in the Dutch polders. It's 7.01 meters below Amsterdam Ordnance Datum. Partner city of Waddinxveen is Pelhřimov in the Czech Republic. Show Waddinxveenon the map
OostendamOostendam is a Dutch village. It is located in the municipality of Ridderkerk, within the province of South Holland. In 2004 it had 640 residents. The Dutch word Oostendam translates to Eastern Dam. The village was founded in 1332 when Count William III had dikes built around a side-arm of the river Waal. As it is currently a dead branch of the river, the locals commonly refer to it as the Waaltje, meaning Little Waal. Oostendam is located on the island of IJsselmonde, which is largely occupied by the nearby city of Rotterdam. Show Oostendamon the map
RockanjeRockanje is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies about 7 km northwest of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the town of Rockanje had 4805 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 1.2 km², and contained 2004 residences. The statistical area \"Rockanje\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 5710. Rockanje was a separate municipality until 1980, when it became part of Westvoorne. Show Rockanjeon the map
HeenvlietHeenvliet is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 7 km south of Maassluis, on the Brielse Maas. Heenvliet was a separate municipality until 1980, when it became part of Bernisse. In 2001, the town of Heenvliet had 2,675 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.36 km², and contained 1,064 residences. The wider statistical district of Heenvliet, which covers that part of the \"Polder Heenvliet\" that is in Bernisse, has a population of around 2,700. Show Heenvlieton the map
PapenveerPapenveer is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Nieuwkoop, 2 km north of Ter Aar. The name \"Papenveer\" means \"Catholics' ferry\". When the Catholic Church in Korteraar closed in 1822, churchgoers had to cross the river De Aar to go to the church in Langeraar. A ferry was opened that was free for Catholics; everyone else had to pay. The village of Papenveer grew around this ferry. Currently, there is a bridge, the Papenveerse Brug, at the location of the former ferry. Show Papenveeron the map
BlaaksedijkBlaaksedijk is a small village on a dike in the Dutch province of South Holland. The village partially lies in the municipality of Binnenmaas. Blaaksedijk lies between Puttershoek, Mijnsheerenland and Heinenoord. At the nearby industrial area Boonsweg the \"Nettorama\" is located, one of the largest supermarkets of the Hoekse Waard, formerly known as the \"Witte Boerderij\" (White Farm). The \"Witte Markt\" (White Market) is also located there, a flea market which continues to attract a large number of visitors every Saturday. Show Blaaksedijkon the map
De KievietAuberge De Kieviet is a restaurant located in Wassenaar, Netherlands. It was a fine dining restaurant that was awarded one or two Michelin stars in the period 1961–1991. In 1986 the restaurant was sold to Bob Goudsmit, at that time already owner of Molen De Dikkert. In 1992, Goudsmit went bankrupt and with him both restaurants. During the bankruptcy, it was sold to Tartuffe Holding, the company that owned Vreugd en Rust. In 2006 the Fletcher Group took over the hotel and restaurant. GaultMillau did not award any points. Show De Kievieton the map
AmeideAmeide is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 9 km southwest of IJsselstein. Ameide received city rights in the 14th century. Ameide was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Zederik. In 2001, the village of Ameide had 3087 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.58 km², and contained 1083 residences.The statistical area \"Ameide\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3040. Show Ameideon the map
Krimpen aan de LekKrimpen aan de Lek is a town on the Lek River in the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, province of South Holland, the Netherlands. It had 6,607 inhabitants in 2008. The name Krimpen comes from the archaic word \"Krempener\", meaning \"river crossing\". Therefore Krimpen aan de Lek means \"Crossing on the Lek\". Krimpen aan de Lek is a quiet and scenic village with 3 elementary schools. Krimpen aan de Lek was a separate municipality until 1985, when it merged with Lekkerkerk to create the new municipality of Nederlek. Show Krimpen aan de Lekon the map
PoortugaalPoortugaal is a village that is situated near the municipality of Rotterdam. Together with Rhoon, Poortugaal forms the municipality of Albrandswaard. The village has a long history dating back to the 15th century. It has a church dating from that period. The name is probably derived from Portugal. Since January 1, 1985, the village has been part of the municipality of Albrandswaard together with Rhoon. The village has a connection to the city of Rotterdam by Rotterdam Metro line D, through Poortugaal station. Show Poortugaalon the map
Nieuwerkerk aan den IJsselNieuwerkerk aan den IJssel (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈniu̯ərˌkɛrk aːn dɛn ˈɛi̯səl] (13px listen); population: 22,344 in 2004) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2010 it is part of the new municipality of Zuidplas. It is situated along the Hollandsche IJssel river, across from the town Ouderkerk aan den IJssel. Within the boundaries of this municipality lies the lowest point of the Netherlands: 6.76 m (22.2 ft) below Amsterdam Ordnance Datum (mean summer sea level in Amsterdam). Show Nieuwerkerk aan den IJsselon the map
BergambachtBergambacht (Dutch pronunciation: [bɛrxˈʔɑmbɑxt] (13px listen)) is a village and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The former municipality covered an area of 38.06 km2 (14.70 sq mi) of which 2.96 km2 (1.14 sq mi) was water, and had a population of 10,016 as of 2014. The former municipality included the communities of Ammerstol and Berkenwoude, which were separate municipalities until they merged with Bergambacht in 1985. Show Bergambachton the map
Hazerswoude-DorpHazerswoude-Dorp is a town in the west of the Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, South Holland, about 7 km southwest of the town of Alphen aan den Rijn. In 2001, the town of Hazerswoude-Dorp had 4292 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.76 km², and contained 1600 residences.The statistical area which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 5760. Show Hazerswoude-Dorpon the map
SpijkenisseSpijkenisse (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. After an administrative reform in 2015 it is part of the municipality of Nissewaard. The former municipality had a population of 72,545 in 2014, and covered an area of 30.27 km2 (11.69 sq mi) of which 4.15 km2 (1.60 sq mi) was water. It is part of the Greater Rotterdam Area. The former municipality also included the communities of Hekelingen, Den Hoek and Beerenplaat. Show Spijkenisseon the map
AbbenbroekAbbenbroek is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 6 km west of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the village of Abbenbroek had 971 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.22 km², and contained 390 residences. The wider statistical district of Abbenbroek, covering the town and the \"Polder Abbenbroek\", has a population of around 1350. Until 1980, Abbenbroek was a separate municipality, when it became part of Bernisse. Show Abbenbroekon the map
LekkerkerkLekkerkerk is a town and former municipality on the Lek River, now part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, South Holland province, the Netherlands. Since 1 January 1985 Lekkerkerk is no longer is an independent municipality. Lekkerkerk is mostly an agricultural community with its housing, including attractive 17th, 18th, and 19th century farms, stretched out on the dike along the Lek River. Near the Reformed Church (Johanneskerk), the development is denser and forms the town centre. Show Lekkerkerkon the map
BrielleBrielle (), also called Den Briel (Brill in English) is a town, municipality and historic seaport in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, on the north side of the island of Voorne-Putten, at the mouth of the New Maas. The municipality covers an area of 31.14 km2 (12.02 sq mi) of which 3.58 km2 (1.38 sq mi) is water. In 2014 its population was 16,350. The municipality of Brielle also includes the communities Vierpolders and Zwartewaal. Show Brielleon the map
OuddorpOuddorp is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. The statistical area Ouddorp, also including the peripheral parts of the village and the surrounding countryside (including Visschershoek), has a population of approximately 6,040, as of 1 January 2005. Ouddorp was a separate municipality until 1966, when it became part of Goedereede, which in turn became part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee in 2013. It is the second-largest town on the island of Goeree-Overflakkee. \n* Centre of Ouddorp \n* Dorpskerk, Ouddorp \n* Gristmill \"De Hoop\" \n* Lighthouse \"Westhoofd\" Show Ouddorpon the map
NieuwlandNieuwland is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 8 km north of Gorinchem. In 2001, the village of Nieuwland had 453 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.078 km², and contained 165 residences.The statistical area \"Nieuwland\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 780. Nieuwland was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1986, when it became part of Zederik. Show Nieuwlandon the map
PoeldijkPoeldijk (52°1′N 4°13′E / 52.017°N 4.217°E) is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 8 km southwest of The Hague. In 2001, the village of Poeldijk had 5335 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 1.1 km², and contained 3400 residences.The statistical area \"Poeldijk\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 7080. Show Poeldijkon the map
WateringenWateringen is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km southwest of The Hague. Until 2004 it was a separate municipality and covered an area of 8.93 km². The former municipality of Wateringen also included the town Kwintsheul. The village of \"Wateringen\" has a population of around 10,860.The statistical area \"Wateringen\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 13,880. Show Wateringenon the map
OnwaardOnwaard is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located east of the village of Melissant on the island Goeree-Overflakkee. The municipality contained no villages nor hamlets; only a few farms. It consisted of a number of small polders: Onwaard, Oud-Kraaijer, Kraaijenisse, and part of the Nieuw-Kraaijer polder. The municipality existed between 1817 and 1857, when it merged with Melissant. It had 170 inhabitants in the middle of the 19th century. Show Onwaardon the map
NoordwijkerhoutNoordwijkerhout (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 23.42 km2 (9.04 sq mi) of which 0.81 km2 (0.31 sq mi) is water and had a population of 15,976 in 2014. The town is in the bulb growing region (the Duin- en Bollenstreek) of the Netherlands, famed for its tulips. The municipality of Noordwijkerhout also includes the following towns, villages and townships: De Zilk. Show Noordwijkerhouton the map
KedichemKedichem is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 7 km northeast of the city of Gorinchem, in the municipality of Leerdam. Kedichem was a separate municipality until 1986, when it merged with Leerdam. In the same year Kedichem became nationally known in The Netherlands when extreme leftwing activists burned down a hotel there to prevent a joined meeting of the nationalist Centre Party and Centre Democrats parties, causing a number of injuries. Show Kedichemon the map
BarendrechtBarendrecht () is a town and lordship in the Netherlands, located as a suburb of Rotterdam in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 47,442 in 2014, and covers an area of 21.73 km2 (8.39 sq mi) of which 1.90 km2 (0.73 sq mi) is water. The writer Jan Geurt Gaarlandt has been Lord of Barendrecht since 1995. The municipality of Barendrecht also includes the following communities: Smitshoek. Show Barendrechton the map
ZuidlandZuidland is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 6 km west of Spijkenisse. In 2005, the town of Zuidland had 5192 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.87 km², and contained 1878 residences. The wider statistical district of Zuidland, which also covers the \"Polder Zuidland\", has a population of around 5130. Zuidland was a separate municipality until 1980, when it became part of Bernisse. Show Zuidlandon the map
Hendrik-Ido-AmbachtHendrik-Ido-Ambacht () (population: 29,147 in 2014) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands. It is located on the island of IJsselmonde, and borders with Zwijndrecht, Ridderkerk, and the Noord River (with Alblasserdam and Papendrecht on the other side). The jurisdiction of the municipality covers an area of 11.90 km2 (4.59 sq mi) of which 1.23 km2 (0.47 sq mi) is water. The municipality comprises no other population centres. Show Hendrik-Ido-Ambachton the map
SliedrechtSliedrecht (population: 24,592 in 2014) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 14.01 km2 (5.41 sq mi) of which 1.18 km2 (0.46 sq mi) is covered by water. The first IKEA store in the Netherlands opened in Sliedrecht in 1978, but it closed in 2006. Sliedrecht is also the site of the Nationaal Baggermuseum (National Dredging Museum) - featuring dredging and salvage. Show Sliedrechton the map
SluipwijkSluipwijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 3 km northeast of Gouda. The villages is surrounded by the lakes of the Reeuwijkse Plassen. The statistical area \"Sluipwijk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 380. Sluipwijk was a separate municipality until 1870, when it became part of Reeuwijk. In 1821, Wiltenburg had been added to Sluipwijk. Show Sluipwijkon the map
AlblasserdamAlblasserdam (Dutch: (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It covers an area of 10.06 km2 (3.88 sq mi), of which 1.27 km2 (0.49 sq mi) is water, and has a population of 19,838 as of 2014. Alblasserdam is officially a part of the Drechtsteden region. A portion of the small village of Kinderdijk, which boasts the largest and most famous concentration of windmills in the Netherlands, is part of Alblasserdam. Show Alblasserdamon the map
HavenhoofdHavenhoofd is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 10 km west of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the hamlet of Havenhoofd had 123 inhabitants. The built-up area of the hamlet was 0.021 km², and contained 47 residences.The statistical area \"Havenhoofd\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, had a population of around 290 in 2005. Show Havenhoofdon the map
AchthuizenAchthuizen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 17 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the village of Achthuizen had 740 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.14 km², and contained 320 residences. The slightly larger statistical district \"Achthuizen\" has a population of around 900.The village has a working windmill, Windlust, which is operated on a volunteer basis. Show Achthuizenon the map
DalemDalem is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Gorinchem, about 2 km east of the city. Dalem was a separate municipality until 1818, when it was renamed to \"Vuren\", the name of the other village in the municipality. The village was part of the province of Gelderland until 1986, when the municipality of Vuren ceased to exist, and Dalem became part of Gorinchem, thereby becoming part of the province of South Holland. Show Dalemon the map
Reeuwijk-DorpReeuwijk-Dorp is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. The town is a part of what was the municipality of Reeuwijk. It lies about 5 km north of Gouda. In 2001, the town of Reeuwijk-Dorp had 497 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.078 km². This area contained 198 residences.The statistical area \"Reeuwijk-Dorp\", which can also include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 830. Show Reeuwijk-Dorpon the map
LexmondLexmond is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 7 km south of IJsselstein. In 2001, the town of Lexmond had 1296 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.24 km², and contained 518 residences.The statistical area \"Lexmond\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1780. Lexmond was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Zederik. Show Lexmondon the map
MaasdijkMaasdijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km northwest of Maassluis. In 2008, the village of Maasdijk has 7000 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village is 1.5 km², and contains 4000 of the 7000 residences.The statistical area \"Maasdijk\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 4060. Show Maasdijkon the map
Woerdense VerlaatWoerdense Verlaat is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 8 km north of Woerden. In 2001, the village of Woerdense Verlaat had 303 inhabitants. Its built-up area was 0.067 km², and contained 113 residences.The statistical area \"Woerdense Verlaat\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 690. Show Woerdense Verlaaton the map
LangerakLangerak is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard. The village of \"Langerak\" has a population of around 1730.The statistical area \"Langerak\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1730. Langerak was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1986, when it became part of Liesveld. Since 2013 Liesveld has become part of the new municipality of Molenwaard. Show Langerakon the map
MoerkapelleMoerkapelle is a small town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 6 km east of the city of Zoetermeer, in the municipality of Zuidplas. Moerkapelle was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1991, when it merged with Zevenhuizen, to create a new municipality originally called \"Moerhuizen\". In 1992, it changed its name to Its name is derived from the combination of moeras (swamp) and kapel (chapel). Show Moerkapelleon the map
NieuwendijkNieuwendijk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 9 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the town of Nieuwendijk had 325 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.098 km², and contained 133 residences.The statistical area \"Nieuwendijk\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 370. Show Nieuwendijkon the map
PuttershoekPuttershoek is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands. It is located on the banks of the Oude Maas, on the island Hoeksche Waard, in the province of South Holland. On January 1, 1984, the municipality of Puttershoek was merged with several others into Binnenmaas. With 6,293 inhabitants (1 January 2005) Puttershoek was the largest settlement in the municipality of Binnenmaas until 's-Gravendeel joined Binnenmaas in 2007. Show Puttershoekon the map
Groot-AmmersGroot-Ammers is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and is located about 13 km southeast of Gouda on the southside of the Lek River. In 2001, the town of Groot-Ammers had 2822 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.56 km², and contained 1059 residences.The statistical area \"Groot-Ammers\", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3100. Show Groot-Ammerson the map
AchttienhovenAchttienhoven is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 7 km north of Woerden. The statistical area \"Achttienhoven\", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 130. Between 1817 and 1855, Achttienhoven was a separate municipality, sometimes called \"Achttienhoven en de Bosch\". The nature reserve De Haeck lies northwest of the hamlet. Show Achttienhovenon the map
SassenheimSassenheim (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈsɑsə(n)ɦɛim] (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality covered an area of 6.62 km² (of which 0.23 km² water) and had a population of 14,906 in 2005. Since 1 January 2006, it is part of the Teylingen municipality. The name Sassenheim consists of two parts; the first (Sassen) means Saxons, and the second portion (heim) is Old Frankish for \"home\". Show Sassenheimon the map
FeijenoordFeijenoord (Dutch pronunciation: is a district in Rotterdam and is located south of the Nieuwe Maas. As of 1 January 2004 there were 72,320 citizens. The area is 6.44 km² (1.45 km² of this is water). It is not the home of the city's main football club, Feyenoord, which is situated in the neighbouring township of IJsselmonde. The district gained significance in the 19th century as a centre of shipbuilding, principally at the Fijenoord yard. Show Feijenoordon the map
HeenwegHeenweg is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 7 km northwest of Maassluis. In 2001, the town of Heenweg had 601 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.076 km², and contained 228 residences.The statistical area \"Heenweg\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 690. Show Heenwegon the map
NoordenNoorden is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 10 km north of Woerden. In 2001, the town of Noorden had 975 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.18 km², and contained 337 residences.The statistical area \"Noorden\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1590. Show Noordenon the map
ZuidbuurtZuidbuurt is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zoeterwoude, and lies about 6 km north of Zoetermeer. In 2001 Zuidbuurt had 325 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.050 km², and contained 130 residences.The statistical area \"Zuidbuurt\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 410. Show Zuidbuurton the map
GoudriaanGoudriaan is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 25 km east of Rotterdam. On 1 January 2006, the village of Goudriaan had 843 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.028 km², and contained 309 residences. Goudriaan was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Graafstroom. Last one has become a part of Molenwaard in 2013. Show Goudriaanon the map
Zoeterwoude-DorpZoeterwoude (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers 21.96 km2 (8.48 sq mi) of which 0.70 km2 (0.27 sq mi) is water. It had a population of 8,088 in 2014. The municipality of Zoeterwoude consists of Zoeterwoude-Dorp, Gelderswoude, Weipoort, Westeinde, and Zuidbuurt. The main brewery of Heineken International is located there. Show Zoeterwoude-Dorpon the map
ZuidzijdeZuidzijde is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. It lies south of the village of Den Bommel and has 180 inhabitants. The water tower is no longer in service but can still be seen from afar. Another landmark is farmhouse De Lage Werf, one of the oldest buildings on the island which dates back to around 1640, when it was originally build as a country house. Show Zuidzijdeon the map
AmmerstolAmmerstol is a village, part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard in the Netherlands. It is located about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) southeast of Gouda, on the Lek River. Between 1817 and 1985, Ammerstol was an independent municipality. Until 2015, it was part of Bergambacht. Ammerstol has two listed Rijksmonuments: the 17th century inventory of its Reformed Church (itself built during 1880-81), and a thatched-roof farmhouse. \n* The former post office in Ammerstol \n* Ammerstol's Reformed Church \n* Village pump on the Kerkplein Show Ammerstolon the map
CillaarshoekCillaarshoek is a village in the western Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Strijen, South Holland, about 15 km south of Rotterdam. Cillaarshoek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1832, when it became part of the municipality of Maasdam. In 1984, it became a part of the existing municipality of Strijen while the rest of the municipality of Maasdam was merged into the new municipality of Binnenmaas Show Cillaarshoekon the map
SimonshavenSimonshaven is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 4 km southwest of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the village of Simonshaven had 231 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.06 km², and contained 103 residences. The somewhat larger statistical area of Simonshaven has a population of around 290. Until 2015, Simonshaven was part of Bernisse. Show Simonshavenon the map
HogeveenHogeveen is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, about 2 km south of Hazerswoude-Dorp. Hogeveen (then also spelled Hoogeveen) was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it merged with Benthuizen. The municipality was often called \"Hoogeveen in Rijnland\" to distinguish it from the municipality Hoogeveen in Delfland, also in South Holland. Show Hogeveenon the map
RidderkerkRidderkerk () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 45,204 in 2014, and covers an area of 25.26 km2 (9.75 sq mi) of which 1.52 km2 (0.59 sq mi) is covered by water. The municipality of Ridderkerk also includes the following towns, villages and townships: Bolnes, Oostendam, Rijsoord and Slikkerveer. Ridderkerk has a museum, de oudheidkamer, about the history of the town. The Centre of Ridderkerk has a central square for events and there is a theater. Show Ridderkerkon the map
BrandwijkBrandwijk is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 13 km west of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Brandwijk\", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 290. Brandwijk was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1986, when it became part of Graafstroom. Last one has become part of Molenwaard in 2013. Show Brandwijkon the map
BodegravenBodegraven () is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality covers an area of 38.50 km2 (14.86 sq mi) of which 1.02 km2 (0.39 sq mi) is water. The former municipality of Bodegraven also includes the communities Meije, and Nieuwerbrug. On January 1, 2011 Bodegraven merged with Reeuwijk to Show Bodegravenon the map
Oud-BeijerlandOud-Beijerland () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. With a population of 23,683 in 2014, it is the most populous municipality on the Hoeksche Waard island. The town is located adjacent to the confluence of the Oude Maas and Spui River. The municipality of Oud-Beijerland also includes the communities Vuurbaken and Zinkweg. Show Oud-Beijerlandon the map
OudenhoornOudenhoorn is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 3 km east of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the village of Oudenhoorn had 584 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.11 km², and contained 247 residences. The wider statistical area of Oudenhoorn has a population of around 1210. Until 2015, Oudenhoorn was part of Bernisse. Show Oudenhoornon the map
GijbelandGijbeland is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard. In 2001, the village of Gijbeland had 435 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.068 km², and contained 183 residences.The statistical area \"Gijbeland\", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 930. Show Gijbelandon the map
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MeerkerkMeerkerk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 9 km north of Gorinchem. In 2001, the town of Meerkerk had 2281 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.71 km², and contained 818 residences.The statistical area \"Meerkerk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2310. Show Meerkerkon the map
IJsselmondeIJsselmonde is a township located in the southeastern corner of the city of Rotterdam, Netherlands. As of 2006 it has 58,782 inhabitants. The name IJsselmonde is also used as the name of the island in the Maasdelta bordered by the Nieuwe Maas to the north and the Oude Maas to the south. IJssel in the name IJsselmonde refers this island's location at the mouth of the Hollandse IJssel. Show IJsselmondeon the map
Nieuwerbrug aan den RijnNieuwerbrug is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Bodegraven, and lies about five kilometres west of Woerden. Bodegraven has made part of the new municipality of Bodegraven-Reeuwijk since 2011. In 2001, the village of Nieuwerbrug had 978 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.16 km², and contained 358 residences. Show Nieuwerbrug aan den Rijnon the map
Den BommelDen Bommel is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 14 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the village of Den Bommel had 1,214 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.24 km², and contained 491 residences. The slightly larger statistical district \"Den Bommel\" has a population of around 1,390. Show Den Bommelon the map
RijpweteringRijpwetering is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) east of Leiden. In 2001 the village of Rijpwetering had 913 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.12 km² and contained 340 residences. The larger statistical area of Rijpwetering has a population of around 1440. Show Rijpweteringon the map
AchthovenAchthoven is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 7 km south of IJsselstein. The hamlet is located in the Polder Achthoven, on the dike of the river Lek. The statistical area \"Achthoven\", which include the entire polder, has a population of around 260. Achthoven used to be a separate \"heerlijkheid\" (manor). Show Achthovenon the map
ZevenhuizenZevenhuizen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 12 km northeast of the city of Rotterdam. Zevenhuizen was a separate municipality until 1991, when it merged with Moerkapelle to form the new municipality of Moerhuizen (renamed in 1992 to Since 2010 is part of the new municipality of Zuidplas. Show Zevenhuizenon the map
NieuwpoortNieuwpoort is a tiny city in the Netherlands in the municipality of Molenwaard. The place was given city rights in 1283. In 2001, the city of Nieuwpoort had 619 inhabitants. The built-up area of the city was 0.092 km², and contained 230 residences.The statistical area \"Nieuwpoort\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1370 (2006). Show Nieuwpoorton the map
GorinchemGorinchem (Dutch pronunciation: also called Gorkum ([ˈɣɔrkɵm] (13px listen) or [ˈɣɔrkəm]), is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 21.93 km2 (8.47 sq mi) of which 3.01 km2 (1.16 sq mi) is water. It had a population of 35,271 in 2014. The municipality of Gorinchem also includes the population centre of Dalem. Show Gorinchemon the map
AchterdijkAchterdijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 7 km northeast of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Achterdijk\", which consists of the hamlet and the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 210. The name of the hamlet means \"Back Dike\"; it refers to the dike between Leerdam and Arkel. Show Achterdijkon the map
BlakerBlaker is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Westland (formerly De Lier), about 2 km northeast of the village of De Lier. The hamlet consists of a single road, stretching between the Leê canal and the Noord Lierweg road. The area in which the hamlet is located, the \"Oude Lierpolder\", used to be called \"Blaker\" as well. Show Blakeron the map
TienhovenTienhoven is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 10 km southwest of IJsselstein. The statistical area \"Tienhoven\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 230. Tienhoven was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1986, when it became part of Zederik. Show Tienhovenon the map
MiddelburgMiddelburg is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 2 km west of Waddinxveen, in the former municipality of Reeuwijk. The statistical area \"Middelburg\", which also includes parts of the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 260. Middelburg was a separate municipality from 1817 to 1855, when it became part of Reeuwijk. Show Middelburgon the map
KlaaswaalKlaaswaal is a village and former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is centrally located on one of the islands of South Holland called the Hoeksche Waard. Klaaswaal was a separate municipality until 1984, when it was merged with Numansdorp to form a new municipality called Cromstrijen. The population size was 4,047 as of December 31, 2009. Show Klaaswaalon the map
Oud-AdeOud Ade is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 7 km east of Leiden. In 2001, the town of Oud Ade had 336 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.04 km², and contained 119 residences. The wider statistical district \"Oud Ade and Zevenhuizen\" has a population of around 620. Show Oud-Adeon the map
Zoeterwoude-Rijndijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zoeterwoude, and lies about 5 km (3 mi) southeast of Leiden. The statistical area which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 2770. Since 1975 a Heineken brewery is located in this town. Show Zoeterwoude-Rijndijkon the map
StormpolderStormpolder is a polder and a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 7 km east of the center of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Krimpen aan den IJssel. It lies between the Nieuwe Maas and Hollandsche IJssel rivers. Stormpolder was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it became part of Krimpen aan den IJssel. Show Stormpolderon the map
t Woudt't Woudt is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 5 km southwest of the city of Delft, in the municipality of Midden-Delfland. 't Woudt (then spelled \"'t Woud\") was a separate municipality between 1812 and 1817, when it was divided into Groeneveld, Hoog en Woud Harnasch, and a part that merged with Hof van Delft. Show t Woudton the map
RijswijkRijswijk [ˈrɛisʋɛik] (13px listen) (formerly known as Ryswick in English) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. (population: 47,674 in 2014) and covers an area of 14.49 km2 (5.59 sq mi) of which 0.44 km2 (0.17 sq mi) is covered by water. The municipality of Rijswijk also includes the villages 't Haantje and Sion. Show Rijswijkon the map
OukoopOukoop is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 4 km east of Gouda. The statistical area \"Oukoop\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 60. Oukoop was a separate municipality between 1818 and 1857, when it merged with Hekendorp. Show Oukoopon the map
HonselersdijkHonselersdijk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is home to the historic Huis Honselaarsdijk, former palatial estate of the Dutch Princes of Orange. Huis Honselaarsdijk was one of the finest examples of Baroque architecture and grounds in the history of The Netherlands. Today, only part of the outbuildings remain, and these are referred to locally as \"De Nederhof\". Honselersdijk is part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 2.6 km (2 mi) southwest of the border of The Hague, with a population of approximately 5,180. Show Honselersdijkon the map
Groote LindtGroote Lindt is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located to the west of the town of Zwijndrecht. It is now a part of that town. Groote Lindt was a separate municipality from 1817 to 1881, when it became a part of Zwijndrecht. Between 1857 and 1881, it also covered the village of Kijfhoek and Heer Oudelands Ambacht. Show Groote Lindton the map
HerkingenHerkingen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located on the south coast of the island Goeree-Overflakkee, in the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. Herkingen was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1966, when it merged with Dirksland. Last one has made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee since 2013. Show Herkingenon the map
RoelofarendsveenRoelofarendsveen is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 10 km east of Leiden. The town Roelofarendsveen and the village Oude Wetering have merged to form one built-up area. The statistical districts covering these two towns have a population of around 10,950. \n* Roelofarendsveen, windmill \n* Roelofarendsveen, watertower in the street \n* Roelofarendsveen, small bridge in the street Show Roelofarendsveenon the map
MelissantMelissant is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located on the island Goeree-Overflakkee, in the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. Melissant was a separate municipality from 1817 until 1966, when it became part of Dirksland. Subsequently, Dirksland was made part of the new municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee in 2013. Show Melissanton the map
Beneden-HaastrechtBeneden-Haastrecht is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 3 km southeast of Gouda. The statistical area which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 110. Until 2015, Beneden-Haastrecht was part of Vlist. Show Beneden-Haastrechton the map
LisseLisse () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 16.05 km2 (6.20 sq mi) of which 0.36 km2 (0.14 sq mi) is water. Its population was 22,400 in 2014. Located within the municipal boundary is also the community De Engel. Show Lisseon the map
MaassluisMaassluis ([maːˈslœy̯s] (13px listen)) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 32,230 in 2014 and covers 10.12 km2 (3.91 sq mi) of which 1.63 km2 (0.63 sq mi) water. It received city rights in 1811. It was the setting for Spetters, filmed by director Paul Verhoeven in 1980. Show Maassluison the map
PeursumPeursum is a former village and municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. The vwebsite was located on the north bank of the small river Giessen. Peursum was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1956, when it became part of Giessenburg. In 1857 Peursum was enlarged with the former municipality of Nederslingeland. Show Peursumon the map
Boven-HaastrechtBoven-Haastrecht is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 6 km east of Gouda. The statistical area which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 220. Until 2015, Boven-Haastrecht was part of Vlist. Show Boven-Haastrechton the map
OmmoordOmmoord is a neighbourhood in the borough Prins Alexander, part of the municipality of Rotterdam, South Holland, the Netherlands. Ommoord is surrounded by the neighbourhoods Zevenkamp, Het Lage Land and Terbregge. It has around 25.000 inhabitants across 12.500 households. The river Rotte flows through the north of Ommoord. Show Ommoordon the map
SpoorwijkSpoorwijk is a residential neighbourhood in the Laak district of The Hague, Netherlands. Its name, literally rail neighbourhood or track neighbourhood, originated from the fact that the area borders the railway on the west. The neighbourhood has 4,161 inhabitants and covers an area of 33,3 ha. Show Spoorwijkon the map
Het BeijerscheHet Beijersche is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 4 km south of Gouda. The statistical area \"Het Beijersche\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 350. Until 2015, Het Beijersche was part of Vlist. Show Het Beijerscheon the map
KoolwijkKoolwijk (South Holland) is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 7 km south of Gouda. The statistical area \"Koolwijk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 100. Until 2015, Koolwijk was part of Vlist. Show Koolwijkon the map
GouderakGouderak is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located 4 km southwest of Gouda on the river Hollandsche IJssel, in the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. Gouderak was a separate municipality until 1985, when it merged with Lageweg (Ouderkerk) and Ouderkerk aan den IJssel to become part of Ouderkerk. Show Gouderakon the map
SchoonouwenSchoonouwen is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 8 km southeast of Gouda. The statistical area \"Schoonouwen\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 160. Until 2015, Schoonouwen was part of Vlist. Show Schoonouwenon the map
BenedenheulBenedenheul is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 7 km south of Gouda. The statistical area \"Benedenheul\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 240. Until 2015, Benedenheul was part of Vlist. Show Benedenheulon the map
BolnesBolnes is a Dutch village in the municipality of Ridderkerk in the province of South Holland. It is situated on the island IJsselmonde on the south bank of the river Nieuwe Maas, just east of the junction with the Hollandse IJssel, bordering on the municipality of Rotterdam. In 2004, 7300 people lived in Bolnes. Show Bolneson the map
BenedenkerkBenedenkerk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 6 km south of Gouda. The statistical area \"Benedenkerk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 260. Until 2015, Benedenkerk was part of Vlist. Show Benedenkerkon the map
BovenkerkBovenkerk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 7 km southeast of Gouda. The statistical area \"Bovenkerk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 120. Until 2015, Bovenkerk was part of Vlist. Show Bovenkerkon the map
GoudsewegGoudseweg is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 5 km southeast of Gouda. The statistical area \"Goudseweg\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 50. Until 2015, Goudseweg was part of Vlist. Show Goudsewegon the map
StompwijkStompwijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located between the cities Leiden and Zoetermeer and is part of the municipality of Stompwijk was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1938, when it merged with Veur to create the new municipality of Leidschendam. Show Stompwijkon the map
BonrepasBonrepas is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 11 km southeast of Gouda. The statistical area \"Bonrepas\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 120. Until 2015, Bonrepas was part of Vlist. Show Bonrepason the map
VlaardingenVlaardingen (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a city in South Holland in the Netherlands. It is located on the north bank of the Nieuwe Maas river at the confluence with the Oude Maas. The municipality administers an area of 26.69 km2 (10.31 sq mi), of which 23.64 km2 (9.13 sq mi) is land, with 71,338 residents in 2014. Show Vlaardingenon the map
Hazerswoude-Rijndijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 5 km west of Alphen aan de Rijn. The statistical area which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 5400. Show Hazerswoude-Rijndijkon the map
GelkenesGelkenes is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 12 km southeast of Gouda, on the southside of the Lek River. The statistical area \"Gelkenes\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 300. Show Gelkeneson the map
Nieuw-HelvoetNieuw-Helvoet is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is now a neighbourhood in the north of the town of Hellevoetsluis. Nieuw-Helvoet was a separate municipality until 1960, when it became part of Hellevoetsluis. In 1855, Oude en Nieuwe Struiten had merged into Nieuw-Helvoet. Show Nieuw-Helvoeton the map
LeimuidenLeimuiden is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 9 km south of the town of Hoofddorp, in the municipality of Kaag en Braassem. Leimuiden was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Jacobswoude. The village was part of North Holland until 1865. Show Leimuidenon the map
KijfhoekKijfhoek is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 4 km west of the town of Zwijndrecht. Kijfhoek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1857, when it merged with Groote Lindt. North of Kijfhoek lies one of the largest railway yards of the Netherlands. Show Kijfhoekon the map
OudshoornOudshoorn is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located on the Oude Rijn, opposite the village of Alphen, with which it merged to form the city of Alphen aan den Rijn. Oudshoorn was a separate municipality until 1918, when it became part of Alphen aan den Rijn. Show Oudshoornon the map
NoordeindeNoordeinde is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 10 km northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. In 2001, the town of Noordeinde had 561 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.12 km², and contained 196 residences. Show Noordeindeon the map
RidderbuurtRidderbuurt is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 2 km north of Alphen aan den Rijn. The statistical area \"Ridderbuurt\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 120. Show Ridderbuurton the map
GnephoekGnephoek is a polder in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 2 km west of Alphen aan den Rijn. The statistical area \"Gnephoek\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 250. Show Gnephoekon the map
StrypeStrype is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies approximately 8 km northwest of Hellevoetsluis. The statistical area \"Strype\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of approximately 200. Show Strypeon the map
OverslingelandOverslingeland is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 6 km northwest of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Overslingeland\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 140. Show Overslingelandon the map
NumansdorpNumansdorp is a village and former municipal in the province South Holland in the Netherlands and is located on the island Hoeksche Waard near the Hollands Diep.At 1 January 1984, the municipal Numansdorp and the municipal Klaaswaal were merged in one municipal called Cromstrijen. Show Numansdorpon the map
Giessen-OudekerkGiessen-Oudekerk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 8 km west of Gorinchem. The statistical area which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 890. Show Giessen-Oudekerkon the map
Krimpen aan den IJsselKrimpen aan den IJssel (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈkrɪmpə(n) aːn dɛn ˈɛisəl] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 28,870 in 2014, and covers an area of 8.95 km2 (3.46 sq mi) of which 1.15 km2 (0.44 sq mi) is water. Show Krimpen aan den IJsselon the map
MariëndijkMariëndijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland which lies on the border of Honselersdijk and the grounds of the former Paleis Honselersdijk Huis Honselaarsdijk. Today, the hamlet is a part of the municipality of the Westland. It is situated 1.6km north of Naaldwijk, 6 km east of the beaches at Monster and Ter Heide, 2km southwest of The Hague, 8 km west of Delft and 10 km northeast of Hook of Holland. Royal Flora Holland, the largest flower auction in the world, lies 1.5 km southwest of the hamlet. \n* Map Honselersdijk 1620 \n* Huis Honselaarsdijk by Daniël Stopendaal, 1710 \n* Show Mariëndijkon the map
GelderswoudeGelderswoude is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zoeterwoude, and lies about 5 km northeast of Zoetermeer. The statistical area \"Gelderswoude\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 90. Show Gelderswoudeon the map
ZwartsluisjeZwartsluisje is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 7 km (4 mi) south of Spijkenisse. The statistical area \"Zwartsluisje\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 150. Show Zwartsluisjeon the map
OostdijkOostdijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 13 km west of Hellevoetsluis. The statistical area \"Oostdijk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 160. Show Oostdijkon the map
LoosduinenLoosduinen (Dutch pronunciation: is a former village in the Netherlands that was a municipality unto itself until 1923, when it was annexed by The Hague and subsequently became a district of the city. It has its own dialect (Loosduins), which is very similar to The Hague dialect. Show Loosduinenon the map
StuifakkerStuifakker is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies about 8 km northwest of Hellevoetsluis. The statistical area \"Stuifakker\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 600. Show Stuifakkeron the map
Oud-ReeuwijkOud-Reeuwijk is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 4 km north of Gouda. The statistical area \"Oud-Reeuwijk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 120. Show Oud-Reeuwijkon the map
ZuidwijkZuidwijk is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located southeast of the center of Boskoop. Zuidwijk was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1846, when it became part of Boskoop. Since 2014 Boskoop has been a part of Alphen aan den Rijn. Show Zuidwijkon the map
RandenburgRandenburg is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 6 km northwest of Gouda. The statistical area \"Randenburg\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 180. Show Randenburgon the map
GiessendamGiessendam is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 10 km east of Dordrecht, on the river Beneden-Merwede. Giessendam was a separate municipality until 1957, when it merged with Hardinxveld to form the new municipality of Show Giessendamon the map
NederslingelandNederslingeland is a polder in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 5 km northwest of the city of Gorinchem. The hamlet Pinkeveer is located in the polder. Nederslingeland was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1857, when it became part of Peursum. Show Nederslingelandon the map
ZuidzijdeZuidzijde is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of and lies about 7 km west of Woerden. The statistical area \"Zuidzijde\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 240. Show Zuidzijdeon the map
ZuidzijdeZuidzijde is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies approximately 7 km (4 miles) south of Spijkenisse. The statistical area \"Zuidzijde\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 230. Show Zuidzijdeon the map
KruiningergorsKruiningergors is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies about 9 km west of Maassluis. The statistical area \"Kruiningergors\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 160. Show Kruiningergorson the map
SchoonrewoerdSchoonrewoerd is a small village in the western Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Leerdam, South Holland, about 25 km south of Utrecht. Leerdammer cheese is produced in Schoonrewoerd. It was a separate municipality until 1986, when it became part of Leerdam. Show Schoonrewoerdon the map
Oud-BodegravenOud-Bodegraven is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Bodegraven, and lies about 7 km north of Gouda. The statistical area \"Oud-Bodegraven\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 110. Show Oud-Bodegravenon the map
KwintsheulKwintsheul is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 2 km southwest of the border of The Hague. The statistical area \"Kwintsheul\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3160. Show Kwintsheulon the map
WestmaasWestmaas is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 14 km south of the city of Rotterdam, next to Mijnsheerenland in the municipality of Binnenmaas. Westmaas was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1984, when it became part of Binnenmaas. Show Westmaason the map
GraaflandGraafland is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 13 km northwest of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Graafland\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 280. Show Graaflandon the map
NootdorpNootdorp is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located approximately 2 km to the east of Delft and about 6 km southeast of the centre of The Hague. Nootdorp was a separate municipality until 2002, when it merged with Pijnacker to form Pijnacker-Nootdorp. Show Nootdorpon the map
NoordsebuurtNoordsebuurt is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 10 km north of Woerden. The statistical area \"Noordsebuurt\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 210. Show Noordsebuurton the map
SchenkeldijkSchenkeldijk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 11 km south of Spijkenisse. The statistical area \"Schenkeldijk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 80. Show Schenkeldijkon the map
Nieuwe TuinenNieuwe Tuinen is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km north of Maassluis. The statistical area \"Nieuwe Tuinen\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 140. Show Nieuwe Tuinenon the map
PlattewegPlatteweg is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 2.3 km east of Gouda. The statistical area \"Platteweg\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 180. Show Plattewegon the map
RietveldRietveld is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 4 km northeast of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Rietveld\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 180. Show Rietveldon the map
WeijpoortNieuwerbrug is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Bodegraven, and lies about 5 km west of Woerden. The statistical area \"Nieuwerbrug\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1270. Show Weijpoorton the map
WesteindeWesteinde is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zoeterwoude, and lies about 6 km north of Zoetermeer. The statistical area \"Westeinde\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 110. Show Westeindeon the map
Sint Anthonie-PolderSint Anthoniepolder is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 14 km south of the city of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Binnenmaas. Sint Anthoniepolder was a separate municipality from 1817 to 1839, when it became part of Maasdam. Show Sint Anthonie-Polderon the map
OudendijkOudendijk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 9 km southwest of Spijkenisse. The statistical area \"Oudendijk\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 120. Show Oudendijkon the map
HekelingenHekelingen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located immediately to the south of Spijkenisse. From 1812 to 1817, Hekelingen was part of Spijkenisse. It was a separate municipality from 1817 until 1 January 1966, when it merged with Spijkenisse. Show Hekelingenon the map
Noordse DorpNoordse Dorp is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Liemeer, and lies about 10 km north of Woerden. The statistical area \"Noordse Dorp\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 60. Show Noordse Dorpon the map
TinteTinte is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies about 6 km north of Hellevoetsluis. The statistical area \"Tinte\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 537 (2011). Show Tinteon the map
KortenhoevenKortenhoeven is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 5 km south of IJsselstein. The statistical area Kortenhoeven, which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 140. Show Kortenhoevenon the map
WeipoortWeipoort is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zoeterwoude, and lies about 6 km north of Zoetermeer. The statistical area \"Weipoort\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 400. Show Weipoorton the map
RolpaalRolpaal is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 9 km southwest of 's-Gravenhage. The statistical area \"Rolpaal\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 40. Show Rolpaalon the map
MiddelkoopMiddelkoop is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 11 km south of IJsselstein. The statistical area \"Middelkoop\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 400. Show Middelkoopon the map
NoordzijdeNoordzijde is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Bodegraven, and lies about 7 km west of Woerden. The statistical area \"Noordzijde\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 320. Show Noordzijdeon the map
Sandelingen-AmbachtSandelingen Ambacht is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It consisted of a single polder about 12 km southeast of Rotterdam. Sandelingen Ambacht was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it became part of Show Sandelingen-Ambachton the map
RijnsaterwoudeRijnsaterwoude is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 6 km north of the town of Alphen aan den Rijn, in the municipality of Kaag en Braassem. Rijnsaterwoude was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Jacobswoude. Show Rijnsaterwoudeon the map
HogebrugHogebrug is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 6 km east of Gouda. The statistical area \"Hogebrug\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 120. Show Hogebrugon the map
ZouteveenZouteveen is a neighbourhood in the municipality Midden-Delfland in the province Zuid-Holland in the Netherlands. It is located between Vlaardingen and Delft, about 3 km south of the town of Schipluiden. There are two hamlets in this area: Negenhuizen and De Kapel. Show Zouteveenon the map
HelhoekHelhoek is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westvoorne, and lies about 8 km north of Hellevoetsluis. The statistical area \"Helhoek\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 50. Show Helhoekon the map
WesterleeWesterlee is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km north of Maassluis. The statistical area \"Westerlee\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 70. Show Westerleeon the map
BerkenwoudeBerkenwoude is a village in the Netherlands, in the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. Until 1985, it was a separate municipality, when it became part of Bergambacht.The village has approximately 1,500 inhabitants and it is situated in the middle of the Krimpenerwaard. Show Berkenwoudeon the map
LakerveldLakerveld is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 9 km south of IJsselstein. The statistical area \"Lakerveld\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 480. Show Lakerveldon the map
OostbuurtOostbuurt is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 6 km north of Maassluis. The statistical area \"Oostbuurt\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 150. Show Oostbuurton the map
WeijlandWeijland is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Bodegraven, and lies about 5 km west of Woerden. The statistical area \"Weijland\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 400. Show Weijlandon the map
RozendaalRozendaal is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. The town is a part of the municipality Vlist. It and lies about 8 km south of Woerden. The statistical area \"Rozendaal\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 90. Show Rozendaalon the map
TempelTempel is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 6 km north of Gouda. The statistical area \"Tempel\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 200. Show Tempelon the map
SchiebroekSchiebroek is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is now a neighbourhood of Rotterdam, and part of the borough of Schiebroek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1941, when it became part of Rotterdam. Show Schiebroekon the map
NieuwenhoornNieuwenhoorn is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Hellevoetsluis, about 3 km north of Hellevoetsluis city centre. Nieuwenhoorn was a separate municipality until 1960, when it became part of Hellevoetsluis. Show Nieuwenhoornon the map
MookhoekMookhoek is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Strijen. Mookhoek lies 2.5 km from the town Strijen. Until 1984 Mookhoek belonged to the former municipality Maasdam. Mookhoek had 479 inhabitants on 1 January 2007. Show Mookhoekon the map
ZwijndrechtZwijndrecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈzʋɛi̯ndrɛxt] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands. It is located in the province of South Holland, at the southern tip of the island of IJsselmonde, and at the confluence of the rivers Oude Maas, Beneden-Merwede, and Noord. Show Zwijndrechton the map
De DonkDe Donk (other names: Braankse Donk, and Den Donk) is a hamlet in Molenwaard, which is a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. De Donk is 2 km northwestern of the village of Brandwijk and consists of some farms on a five-meter-high sandhill. Show De Donkon the map
GoidschalxoordGoidschalxoord is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 5 km east of Oud-Beijerland, in the municipality of Binnenmaas. Goidschalxoord was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it merged with Heinenoord. Show Goidschalxoordon the map
GeerGeer is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 9 km northeast of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Geer\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 60. Show Geeron the map
BroekBroek is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Zederik, and lies about 11 km north of Gorinchem. The statistical area \"Broek\", which also can include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 290. Show Broekon the map
Berkel en RodenrijsBerkel en Rodenrijs (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɛrkəl ən (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the western part of the Netherlands, and is located in the Dutch province of Zuid-Holland. Show Berkel en Rodenrijson the map
Kleine-LindtKleine-Lindt is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 10 km south the city of Rotterdam, in the municipality of Zwijndrecht. Kleine-Lindt was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1857, when it merged with Heerjansdam. Show Kleine-Lindton the map
StrijensasStrijensas is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 12 km southwest of the city of Dordrecht, in the municipality of Strijen. Strijensas was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it became part of Strijen. Show Strijensason the map
HodenpijlHodenpijl is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located 3 km southwest of the centre of Delft, in the municipality of Midden-Delfland. Hodenpijl was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it merged with Schipluiden. Show Hodenpijlon the map
ZuidbroekZuidbroek is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 8 km south of the city of Gouda, in the municipality of Bergambacht. Zuidbroek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1857, when it became part of Bergambacht. Show Zuidbroekon the map
RoxenisseRoxenisse is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It consisted of a single polder to the west of the village of Melissant. The municipality was formed in 1817 and only existed until 1857, when it became part of Melissant. Show Roxenisseon the map
CharloisCharlois ([ˈʃɑrloːs]) is a neighbourhood of the Dutch city of Rotterdam. It is located on the south bank of the Meuse River. Charlois used to be a separate village; the municipality Charlois existed until 1895, when it became part of Rotterdam. Show Charloison the map
WieldrechtWieldrecht is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 4 km southwest of the city of Dordrecht, on the Kil River. Wieldrecht was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1857, when it became part of Dubbeldam. Show Wieldrechton the map
WoubruggeWoubrugge is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 10 km east of the city of Leiden, in the municipality of Kaag en Braassem. Woubrugge was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Jacobswoude. Show Woubruggeon the map
Oude WeteringOude Wetering is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, east of the town of Roelofarendsveen. A bridge connects the village to the village of Weteringbrug in the Haarlemmermeer. Show Oude Weteringon the map
KatendrechtKatendrecht is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is now a neighbourhood of Rotterdam, on the south bank of the Nieuwe Maas. Katendrecht was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1874, when it merged with Charlois. Show Katendrechton the map
HoogmadeHoogmade is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 7 km east of Leiden, in the municipality of Kaag en Braassem. Hoogmade was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it merged with Woubrugge. Show Hoogmadeon the map
DubbeldamDubbeldam is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located to the east of the city of Dordrecht. It is now a part of that city. Dubbeldam was a separate municipality until 1970, when it merged with Dordrecht. Show Dubbeldamon the map
Den HoornDen Hoorn is a village in the southwest of the Netherlands, near the town Delft. The population counts 6785 people. There are three primary schools in Den Hoorn. Every August they have the Varend Corso (translated: Floating Corso). Show Den Hoornon the map
BiertBiert is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Nissewaard, about 3 km west of Spijkenisse. Biert was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1855, when it became part of Geervliet. Show Bierton the map
GreupGreup is a small village on a dike in the Dutch province of South Holland. The village partially lies in the municipality of Binnenmaas and partly in the municipality of Oud-Beijerland. Greup is largely part of Mijnsheerenland. Show Greupon the map
Nieuwe WeteringNieuwe Wetering is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 10 km east of Leiden. In 2001, the town of Nieuwe Wetering had about 660 inhabitants. Show Nieuwe Weteringon the map
BentBent is a small hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, about 2 km northwest of the village Hazerswoude-Dorp. The hamlet is surrounded by tree nurseries. Show Benton the map
SchenkeldijkSchenkeldijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. The village lies 1 km south east of the village Mookhoek on the border with the municipality of Strijen. Show Schenkeldijkon the map
Rijnsburg (population: 14,941 in 2004) is a community in the eastern part of the town of Katwijk, in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The name means Rhine's Burg in Dutch. Show Rijnsburgon the map
Katwijk aan ZeeKatwijk aan Zee (literally, Katwijk-upon-Sea) is a seaside resort located on the North Sea at the mouth of the Oude Rijn. It is situated in the municipality of Katwijk and the province of South Holland. Show Katwijk aan Zeeon the map
BattenoordBattenoord is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. It lies near the village of Herkingen, and on the northside of the Grevelingenmeer. Show Battenoordon the map
PendrechtPendrecht is a neighborhood in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In 2009 Eberhard van der Laan, the Minister of Housing, referred to the neighborhood as the second worst in his \"40 problem neighbourhoods\" list. Show Pendrechton the map
HeerjansdamHeerjansdam (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a village in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It has a population of 3,590. It is a former municipality that merged with Zwijndrecht in 2003. Show Heerjansdamon the map
BloemhofBloemhof is a neighborhood in Rotterdam, Netherlands. In 2009 Eberhard van der Laan, the Minister of Housing, referred to the neighborhood as the fourth worst in his \"40 problem neighbourhoods\" list. Show Bloemhofon the map
KuipersveerKuipersveer is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. The village lies next to the Oude Maas between the villages of Puttershoek and Heinenoord. Show Kuipersveeron the map
ZevenhuizenZevenhuizen is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 7 km northeast of Leiden. Zevenhuizen has about 95 inhabitants. Show Zevenhuizenon the map
LeidschendamLeidschendam is a town and former municipality in the province of South Holland of the Netherlands. Along with Voorburg and Stompwijk, it is part of the municipality Show Leidschendamon the map
MiddelsluisMiddelsluis is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Cromstrijen. Mookhoek lies south of Numansdorp in the southern part of the municipality. Show Middelsluison the map
LangstraatLangstraat is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee. It lies near the village of Achthuizen and has 170 inhabitants. Show Langstraaton the map
SlikkerveerSlikkerveer is a village in the municipality of Ridderkerk, Netherlands. In 2004, 8550 people lived in Slikkerveer. It is located about 6 km east-southeast of the city of Rotterdam Show Slikkerveeron the map
VuurbakenVuurbaken is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Oud-Beijerland. It lies to the south of Oud-Beijerland and about 1 km from Zinkweg. Show Vuurbakenon the map
ZinkwegZinkweg is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Oud-Beijerland. Zinkweg lies in the middle between Oud-Beijerland and Vuurbaken. Show Zinkwegon the map
HoogvlietHoogvliet is a borough of Rotterdam, Netherlands. As of 1 January 2004, it had 36,619 inhabitants. There is also a national chain of Dutch supermarkets with the same name. Show Hoogvlieton the map
De WachtDe Wacht is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. The village lies in the east of Binnenmaas next to the Dordtse Kil. Show De Wachton the map
MaasdijkMaasdijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. Maasdijk lies north west of Westmaas on the road to Reedijk. Show Maasdijkon the map
SteenplaatsSteenplaats is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Strijen. Steenplaats lies a few hundred metres south east of Strijen. Show Steenplaatson the map
WestdijkWestdijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. Westdijk lies north west of Westmaas on the road to Reedijk. Show Westdijkon the map
ZwanegatZwanegat is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. Zwanegat lies between Westmaas and Sint Anthoniepolder. Show Zwanegaton the map
ZuideindeZuideinde is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 7 km east of Alphen aan den Rijn. Show Zuideindeon the map
LangeraarLangeraar is a village in the community of Nieuwkoop, which is located in the Nederlandse province of Zuid-Holland. The village has 2310 inhabitants (2004). Show Langeraaron the map
VuilendamVuilendam is a hamlet in Molenwaard, which is a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. Vuilendam lies between Molenaarsgraaf and Ottoland. Show Vuilendamon the map
KooiwijkKooiwijk is a hamlet in Molenwaard, which is a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. Kooiwijk is 1 km north of the village of Oud-Alblas Show Kooiwijkon the map
LangeweideLangeweide is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 6 km east of Gouda. Show Langeweideon the map
OegstgeestOegstgeest (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌuxstˈxeːst] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the province of South Holland in the western Netherlands. Its population was 22,903 in 2014. Show Oegstgeeston the map
AardamAardam is a former hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is now incorporated into the town Ter Aar, part of the municipality Nieuwkoop. Show Aardamon the map
SlikkendamSlikkendam is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop, and lies about 8 km north of Woerden. Show Slikkendamon the map
OudendijkOudendijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Strijen. Oudendijk lies 3 km south east from Westmaas. Show Oudendijkon the map
ReedijkReedijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Binnenmaas. Reedijk lies 1.5 km east of Oud-Beijerland. Show Reedijkon the map
KlinkenbergKlinkenberg is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located in the municipality of Teylingen, about 2 km southwest of Sassenheim. Show Klinkenbergon the map
De KlemDe Klem is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Strijen. De Klem lies 3 km from the town of Strijen. Show De Klemon the map
Prins AlexanderpolderPrins Alexander is a borough in the northeast of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Prins Alexander has 7 neighbourhoods: \n* Het Lage Land \n* Kralingseveer \n* Nesselande \n* Ommoord \n* Oosterflank \n* Prinsenland \n* Zevenkamp Show Prins Alexanderpolderon the map
Hitsertse KadeHitsertse Kade is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Korendijk. Show Hitsertse Kadeon the map
BommelskousBommelkous is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Cromstrijen. Show Bommelskouson the map
OudesluisOudesluis is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Cromstrijen. Show Oudesluison the map
KeizersdijkKeizersdijk is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland and is part of the municipality Strijen. Show Keizersdijkon the map
RodenrijsRodenrijs is a RandstadRail station located in Rodenrijs, the Netherlands. Show Rodenrijson the map
DriemanspolderDriemanspolder is a RandstadRail station in Zoetermeer, the Netherlands. Show Driemanspolderon the map
PalensteinPalenstein is a RandstadRail station in Zoetermeer, the Netherlands. Show Palensteinon the map
MeerzichtMeerzicht is a RandstadRail station in Zoetermeer, the Netherlands. Show Meerzichton the map
Groot IJsselmondeGroot-IJsselmonde is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Groot IJsselmondeon the map
HordijkerveldHordijkerveld is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Hordijkerveldon the map
Kralingse VeerKralingseveer is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Kralingse Veeron the map
MeeuwenplaatMeeuwenplaat is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Meeuwenplaaton the map
LombardijenLombardijen is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Lombardijenon the map
ZalmplaatZalmplaat is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Zalmplaaton the map
KandelaarKandelaar is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Kandelaaron the map
TerbreggeTerbregge is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Terbreggeon the map
WestpuntWestpunt is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Westpunton the map
VreewijkVreewijk is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Vreewijkon the map
OudelandOudeland is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Show Oudelandon the map
States, regions, administrative units in South Holland
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Gemeente RotterdamRotterdam (/ˈrɒtərdæm/ or /ˌrɒtərˈdæm/; Dutch: [ˌrɔtərˈdɑm] (13px listen)) is a city in the Netherlands, located in South Holland, within the river delta at the North Sea. Its history goes back to 1270 when a dam was constructed in the Rotte river by people settled around it for safety. In 1340 Rotterdam was granted city rights by the Count of Holland and slowly grew into a major logistic and economic centre. Nowadays it is home to Europe's largest port and has a population of 630,383 (2014, city proper), ranking second in the Netherlands. The Greater Rijnmond area is home to approximately 1.4 million people and the Rotterdam The Hague Metropolitan Area makes for the 168th most populous urban area in the world. Rotterdam is part of the yet larger Randstad conurbation wiShow on map
Gemeente VoorschotenVoorschoten (13px listen); population: 24,978 in 2014) is a village and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is a smaller town in the Randstad, enclosed by the cities of Leiden, Wassenaar and The Hague. The municipality covers an area of 11.56 km2 (4.46 sq mi) of which 0.40 km2 (0.15 sq mi) is covered by water. Recently, plans to merge into one municipality with Wassenaar have been introduced.Show on map
Gemeente VlistVlist () is a village and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The municipality covered an area of 56.51 km2 (21.82 sq mi) of which 2.80 km2 (1.08 sq mi) was water. It had a population of 9,750 in 2014. On 1 January 1985, the municipalities of Haastrecht, Stolwijk, and Vlist were merged and the new municipality was named after the little river Vlist. The former municipality of Vlist included the population centres of Haastrecht, Stolwijk, and Vlist.Show on map
Gemeente SchoonhovenSchoonhoven (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a city and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The former municipality had a population of 11,900 in 2014, and covered an area of 6.92 km2 (2.67 sq mi) of which 0.65 km2 (0.25 sq mi) water. From 2010 to 2014, it was the smallest municipality in the Netherlands in land area, following the merger of Rozenburg into Rotterdam.Show on map
Gemeente Midden-DelflandMidden-Delfland () is a municipality (gemeente) in the Westland region in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. It had a population of 18,514 in 2014, and covers an area of 49.38 km2 (19.07 sq mi) of which 2.03 km2 (0.78 sq mi) is water. It was formed on January 1, 2004, through the merger of the former municipalities: \n* Maasland (population: 6,844), covered an area of 24.42 km2 (9.43 sq mi) of which 0.6 km2 (0.23 sq mi) water. \n* Schipluiden (population: 11,173), covered an area of 30.00 km2 (11.58 sq mi) of which 0.39 km2 (0.15 sq mi) water. 460pxShow on map
MolenwaardMolenwaard is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the southeastern part of the province of South Holland, and the northwestern part of the region of Alblasserwaard. It has been the result of a merger of the municipalities of Graafstroom, Liesveld, and Nieuw-Lekkerland on 1 January 2013. Molenwaard has about 29,000 inhabitants and an area of about 126 km2 (49 sq mi). Biggest places are Bleskensgraaf, Groot-Ammers, and Nieuw-Lekkerland. From a churchly point of view the municipality belongs to the Bible Belt, with as outcome the dominating of the Christian parties in politics.Show on map
Gemeente SchiedamSchiedam ([sxiˈdɑm] (13px listen)) is a city and municipality in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. It is part of the Rotterdam metropolitan area. The city is located west of Rotterdam, east of Vlaardingen, and south of Delft. In the south it is connected with the village of Pernis by the Beneluxtunnel.Show on map
KrimpenerwaardKrimpenerwaard is a municipality of the Netherlands. It is a rural area located in the east of the province of South Holland, just south of Gouda and east of the Rotterdam conurbation. It is bordered on the north by the river Hollandse IJssel, on the south by the river Lek and on the east by the stream Vlist. The municipality was formed by a merger of the municipalities of Nederlek, Ouderkerk, Vlist, Bergambacht and Schoonhoven on 1 January 2015.Show on map
Gemeente NederlekNederlek () is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The former municipality had a population of 14,163 in 2014, and covered an area of 31.24 km2 (12.06 sq mi) of which 3.42 km2 (1.32 sq mi) was covered by water. It was formed on 1 January 1985, by the amalgamation of the municipalities Krimpen aan de Lek and Lekkerkerk. Its name means \"Lower Lek\", a reference to its location on the Lek River.Show on map
Gemeente LiesveldLiesveld () is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, and the region of Alblasserwaard. The former municipality had a population of 9,810 in 2006, and covered an area of 44.44 km² (17.16 mile²) of which 3.37 km² (1.30 mile²) was water. Since 2013 Liesveld has been a part of the new municipality of Molenwaard.Show on map
Gemeente BernisseBernisse () is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Nissewaard. The former municipality had a population of 12,384 in 2014, and covered an area of 68.46 km2 (26.43 sq mi) of which 11.12 km2 (4.29 sq mi) was water. The former municipality was named after the , which flows right through it from the Spui (river) to the Brielse meer and separates the estuary islands of Voorne and Putten.Show on map
Gemeente Alphen aan den RijnAlphen aan den Rijn (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑlfə(n) aːn də ˈrɛi̯n] (13px listen), English: Alphen on the Rhine) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, between Leiden and Utrecht. The town is situated on the banks of the river Oude Rijn (Old Rhine), where the river Gouwe branches off. The municipality had a population of 107,117 in 2014, and covers an area of 132.49 km2 (51.15 sq mi) of which 5.91 km2 (2.28 sq mi) is water.Show on map
Gemeente AlbrandswaardAlbrandswaard (Dutch: (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 25,036 as of 2014, and covers an area of 23.76 km2 (9.17 sq mi) of which 1.89 km2 (0.73 sq mi) is water. Both villages have a metro station on Rotterdam Metro line D (Poortugaal station and Rhoon station), which connect them to Rotterdam and to the main railway network from Rotterdam Centraal in the east, and to Hoogvliet and Spijkenisse in the west.Show on map
Gemeente Pijnacker-NootdorpPijnacker-Nootdorp ([ˈpɛi̯nʔɑkər ˈnoːtdɔrp] (13px listen) population: 51,148 in 2014) is a suburban municipality in the Randstad conurbation in the Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 38.61 km2 (14.91 sq mi) of which 1.25 km2 (0.48 sq mi) is water. Nootdorp is connected to The Hague through the Randstadrail public transport system, and also with a tram line.Show on map
Gemeente KorendijkKorendijk listen File:Ltspkr.png (population: 10,716 in 2014) is a municipality on the Hoeksche Waard Island in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 100.47 km2 (38.79 sq mi) of which 23.21 km2 (8.96 sq mi) is water. It is bordered on the southside by the Haringvliet estuary, on the westside by the Spui River, and by the municipalities Oud-Beijerland and Cromstrijen to the north and east.Show on map
Gemeente BinnenmaasBinnenmaas (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɪnə(n)maːs] (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 28,670 in 2014, and covers an area of 75.57 km2 (29.18 sq mi) of which 6.31 km2 (2.44 sq mi) is water. It is named after the lake of the same name. The municipality was formed on January 1, 1984, by the merger of the municipalities Puttershoek, Maasdam, Mijnsheerenland, Westmaas, and Heinenoord. On January 1, 2007, the municipality 's-Gravendeel was added to Binnenmaas.Show on map
Gemeente Goeree-OverflakkeeGoeree-Overflakkee (Dutch pronunciation: [ɣuːˈreː is the southernmost delta island of the province of South Holland, Netherlands. It is separated from Voorne-Putten and Hoeksche Waard by the Haringvliet, from the mainland of North Brabant by the Volkerak, and from Schouwen-Duiveland by Lake Grevelingen. Since 2013, Goeree-Overflakke has also been a municipality, consisting from west to east of the former municipalities of Goedereede, Dirksland, Middelharnis, and Oostflakkee. The largest towns are Sommelsdijk, Middelharnis, Ouddorp, and Dirksland.Show on map
Gemeente NoordwijkNoordwijk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈnoːrtʋɛi̯k] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the west of the Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 51.45 km2 (19.86 sq mi) of which 15.97 km2 (6.17 sq mi) is water and had a population of 25,600 in 2014. The municipality of Noordwijk consists of the communities Noordwijk aan Zee and Noordwijk-Binnen, separated by a narrow green belt. Besides its beaches, Noordwijk is also known for its bulb flower fields. It is located in an area called the \"Dune and Bulb Region\" (Duin- en Bollenstreek).Show on map
Gemeente HillegomHillegom () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 13.48 km2 (5.20 sq mi) of which 0.56 km2 (0.22 sq mi) is water. Hillegom is part of an area called the Duin- en Bollenstreek (\"Dune and Bulb Region\"). As such, a large portion of the local economy was traditionally geared to the cultivation of bulb flowers. It is bordered by the municipalities of Bloemendaal, Bennebroek (to the north), Haarlemmermeer (to the east), Lisse (to the south), and Noordwijkerhout (to the west).Show on map
Gemeente LansingerlandLansingerland is the name for the new municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It was formed on 1 January 2007, by the merger of the municipalities of Berkel en Rodenrijs, Bleiswijk and Bergschenhoek, collectively known as the \"B-Triangle\". The former municipality of Tempel, abolished in 1855, is also part of Lansingerland. Lansingerland consists of the following communities: \n* Bergschenhoek \n* Berkel en Rodenrijs \n* Bleiswijk \n* Tempel (deserted) \n* De Rotte \n* KruiswegShow on map
Gemeente Rijnwoude(population: 18,523 in 2013) was a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covered an area of 57.89 km2 (22.35 sq mi) of which 1.20 km2 (0.46 sq mi) was water. Rijnwoude was formed in 1991 as Rijneveld through the merger of the former municipalities of Benthuizen, Hazerswoude, and Koudekerk aan den Rijn. In 1993 the municipality was renamed to Rijnwoude. In 2014 the municipality was dissolved and its land area was amalgamated into Alphen aan den Rijn.Show on map
Gemeente Hardinxveld-Giessendam(Dutch pronunciation: ˌxisə(n)ˈdɑm] (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 17,751 in 2014 and covers an area of 19.35 km2 (7.47 sq mi) of which 2.43 km2 (0.94 sq mi) is water. The town's economy is for a large part dependent on ship building (e.g. Damen Shipyards Group) and general contracting. Several industry parks are present.Show on map
Gemeente StrijenStrijen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈstrɛi.ən] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality, covering an area of 57.70 km2 (22.28 sq mi) of which 6.85 km2 (2.64 sq mi) is water, is located on the Hoeksche Waard island along the Hollands Diep estuary. Strijen hosts a public library, swimming pool, a small shopping centre and a local museum. The municipality of Strijen also includes the population centres of Cillaarshoek, De Klem, Mookhoek, Oudendijk, and Strijensas.Show on map
Gemeente DordrechtDordrecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdɔrdrɛxt] (13px listen)), colloquially Dordt [dɔrt], historically in English named Dort, is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, located in the province of South Holland. It is the fourth largest city of the province, having a population of 118,782 in 2014. The municipality covers the entire Dordrecht Island, also often called Het Eiland van Dordt (the Island of Dordt), bordered by the rivers Oude Maas, Beneden Merwede, Nieuwe Merwede, Hollands Diep, and Dordtsche Kil. Dordrecht is the largest and most important city in the Drechtsteden and is also part of the Randstad, the main conurbation in the Netherlands. Dordrecht is the oldest city in the Holland area and has a rich history and culture.Show on map
Gemeente ZederikZederik () is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 76.50 km2 (29.54 sq mi) of which 2.77 km2 (1.07 sq mi) is water. It had a population of 13,681 in 2014. The municipality of Zederik was formed on 1 January 1986, through the merger of the former municipalities of Ameide, Hei- en Boeicop, Leerbroek, Lexmond, Meerkerk, Nieuwland, and Tienhoven. The municipality is named after the Old Zederik, a small canal running through its area.Show on map
Provincie Zuid-HollandSouth Holland (Dutch: Zuid-Holland [ˈzœyt ˈɦɔlɑnt] (13px listen)) is a province in the midwestern Netherlands. It has a population of just over 3.6 million (as of 2015) and a population density of about 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi), making it the country's most populous province and one of the world's most densely populated areas. Situated on the North Sea in the west of the Netherlands, South Holland covers an area of 3,403 km2 (1,314 sq mi), of which 585 km2 (226 sq mi) is water. It borders North Holland to the north, Utrecht and Gelderland to the east, and North Brabant and Zeeland to the south. The provincial capital is The Hague, while its largest city is Rotterdam.Show on map
Gemeente PapendrechtPapendrecht () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, at the crossing of the River Beneden Merwede and the Noord River. The municipality had a population of 32,177 in 2014 and covers an area of 10.79 km2 (4.17 sq mi) of which 1.31 km2 (0.51 sq mi) is water. Although Papendrecht is first mentioned in documents dating back to 1105, it remained a small settlement until the 1950s. In the 1960s its development accelerated and almost its entire area is now urbanized. It is, however, known for its 180-year-old linden tree by the river.Show on map
Gemeente NieuwkoopNieuwkoop () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality was enlarged on 1 January 2007, through the amalgamation of Liemeer and Ter Aar. The municipality now covers an area of 91.16 km2 (35.20 sq mi) of which 12.28 km2 (4.74 sq mi) is water. Its population was 27,122 in 2014. On May 3rd, 2008, the Dutch newspaper het Algemeen Dagblad published an article which stated that Nieuwkoop is the safest municipality of the Netherlands. The municipality of Nieuwkoop includes the following communities:Show on map
Gemeente GraafstroomGraafstroom () is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, and the region of Alblasserwaard. The former municipality had a population of 9,697 in 2004, and covered an area of 69.32 km² (26.76 mile²) of which 2.21 km² (0.85 mile²) was water. Since 2013 Graafstroom has been a part of the new municipality of Molenwaard. The former municipality of Graafstroom consisted of the following population centres: Bleskensgraaf en Hofwegen, Brandwijk, Goudriaan, Molenaarsgraaf, Ottoland, Oud-Alblas, and Wijngaarden.Show on map
Gemeente TeylingenTeylingen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtɛilɪŋə(n)] (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It was created on 1 January 2006, through the amalgamation of Sassenheim, Voorhout, and Warmond. It is named after Castle Teylingen, located in Voorhout.Show on map
Gemeente ZoetermeerZoetermeer (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌzutərˈmeːr] (13px listen)) is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 37.05 km2 (14.31 sq mi) of which 2.50 km2 (0.97 sq mi) is water. A small village until the late 1960s, it had 6,392 inhabitants in 1950. By 2013 this had grown to 123,328, making it the third largest population centre in the province of South Holland, after Rotterdam and The Hague. It is part of the Haaglanden conurbation.Show on map
Gemeente Ouderkerk(population: 8,200 in 2014) is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The former municipality covered an area of 28.57 km2 (11.03 sq mi) of which 1.50 km2 (0.58 sq mi) was water. It was formed on 1 January 1985, after a municipal reorganization. The former municipality of Ouderkerk consisted of the population centres Gouderak, Lageweg, Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, and IJssellaan, all situated along the Hollandse IJssel river.Show on map
Gemeente WassenaarWassenaar (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɑsənaːr] (13px listen); population: 25,768 in 2014) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. An exceedingly affluent suburb of The Hague, in fact the second most prosperous municipality in the Netherlands after Bloemendaal, Wassenaar lies 10 km (6.2 mi) north of that city on the N44/A44 highway near the North Sea coast. It is part of the Haaglanden region. The municipality covers an area of 62.37 km2 (24.08 sq mi), of which 11.45 km2 (4.42 sq mi) is covered by water.Show on map
Gemeente WaddinxveenWaddinxveen (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a town and municipality along the Gouwe river in the western Netherlands in the province of South Holland near Gouda. The municipality had a population of 25,555 in 2014 and covers an area of 29.40 km2 (11.35 sq mi) of which 1.50 km2 (0.58 sq mi) is water. In Waddinxveen, there's the so-called 'Vergeten Plek' (Dutch for 'Forgotten Place'). This is the lowest place in the Dutch polders. It's 7.01 meters below Amsterdam Ordnance Datum. Partner city of Waddinxveen is Pelhřimov in the Czech Republic.Show on map
Gemeente Cromstrijen(Cromstrien in local dialect) is a municipality on the Hoeksche Waard Island in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 70.33 km2 (27.15 sq mi) of which 15.96 km2 (6.16 sq mi) is water. It was formed on 1 January 1984, when the municipalities on the Hoeksche Waard were merged into larger municipalities. The municipality of Cromstrijen consists of the communities Klaaswaal and Numansdorp (townhall). Its population was 12,797 in 2014.Show on map
Gemeente WestvoorneWestvoorne () is a municipality on the island Voorne-Putten in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 97.48 km2 (37.64 sq mi) of which 44.25 km2 (17.09 sq mi) is water. It had a population of 14,013 in 2014. The municipality of Westvoorne was formed on 1 January 1980, through the merger of the former municipalities of Oostvoorne and Rockanje. It consists the population centres of Oostvoorne, Rockanje, Tinte and Helhoek.Show on map
Gemeente BergambachtBergambacht (Dutch pronunciation: [bɛrxˈʔɑmbɑxt] (13px listen)) is a village and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. Since 2015 it has been a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard. The former municipality covered an area of 38.06 km2 (14.70 sq mi) of which 2.96 km2 (1.14 sq mi) was water, and had a population of 10,016 as of 2014. The former municipality included the communities of Ammerstol and Berkenwoude, which were separate municipalities until they merged with Bergambacht in 1985.Show on map
Gemeente SpijkenisseSpijkenisse (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. After an administrative reform in 2015 it is part of the municipality of Nissewaard. The former municipality had a population of 72,545 in 2014, and covered an area of 30.27 km2 (11.69 sq mi) of which 4.15 km2 (1.60 sq mi) was water. It is part of the Greater Rotterdam Area. The former municipality also included the communities of Hekelingen, Den Hoek and Beerenplaat.Show on map
Gemeente NoordwijkerhoutNoordwijkerhout (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 23.42 km2 (9.04 sq mi) of which 0.81 km2 (0.31 sq mi) is water and had a population of 15,976 in 2014. The town is in the bulb growing region (the Duin- en Bollenstreek) of the Netherlands, famed for its tulips. The municipality of Noordwijkerhout also includes the following towns, villages and townships: De Zilk.Show on map
Gemeente SliedrechtSliedrecht (population: 24,592 in 2014) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 14.01 km2 (5.41 sq mi) of which 1.18 km2 (0.46 sq mi) is covered by water. The first IKEA store in the Netherlands opened in Sliedrecht in 1978, but it closed in 2006. Sliedrecht is also the site of the Nationaal Baggermuseum (National Dredging Museum) - featuring dredging and salvage.Show on map
Gemeente Kaag en BraassemKaag en Braassem is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It was formed on 1 January 2009, through the merger of Alkemade and Jacobswoude. Kaag en Braassem consists of 10 towns: Hoogmade, Kaag, Leimuiden, Nieuwe Wetering, Oud-Ade, Oude Wetering, Rijnsaterwoude, Rijpwetering, Roelofarendsveen, and Woubrugge. In addition, there are 5 hamlets: Bilderdam, Heimansbuurt, Ofwegen, Vriezekoop en Zevenhuizen.Show on map
Gemeente ZoeterwoudeZoeterwoude (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers 21.96 km2 (8.48 sq mi) of which 0.70 km2 (0.27 sq mi) is water. It had a population of 8,088 in 2014. The municipality of Zoeterwoude consists of Zoeterwoude-Dorp, Gelderswoude, Weipoort, Westeinde, and Zuidbuurt. The main brewery of Heineken International is located there.Show on map
Gemeente RidderkerkRidderkerk () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 45,204 in 2014, and covers an area of 25.26 km2 (9.75 sq mi) of which 1.52 km2 (0.59 sq mi) is covered by water. The municipality of Ridderkerk also includes the following towns, villages and townships: Bolnes, Oostendam, Rijsoord and Slikkerveer. Ridderkerk has a museum, de oudheidkamer, about the history of the town. The Centre of Ridderkerk has a central square for events and there is a theater.Show on map
Gemeente DelftDelft ([dɛlft] (13px listen)) is a city and a municipality in the Netherlands. It is located in the province of South Holland, to the north of Rotterdam and south of The Hague. Delft is known for its historic town centre with canals, Delft Blue pottery, the Delft University of Technology, painter Johannes Vermeer and scientist Antony van Leeuwenhoek, and its association with the royal House of Orange-Nassau.Show on map
Gemeente Oud-BeijerlandOud-Beijerland () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. With a population of 23,683 in 2014, it is the most populous municipality on the Hoeksche Waard island. The town is located adjacent to the confluence of the Oude Maas and Spui River. The municipality of Oud-Beijerland also includes the communities Vuurbaken and Zinkweg.Show on map
Gemeente WestlandWestland (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɛstlɑnt] (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It covers an area of 90.58 km2 (34.97 sq mi) of which 11.05 km2 (4.27 sq mi) is covered by water and had a population of 103,716 in 2014. Towns and other settlements: De Lier, 's-Gravenzande, Monster, Naaldwijk, Wateringen, Heenweg, Honselersdijk, Kwintsheul, Maasdijk, Poeldijk, and Ter Heijde.Show on map
Gemeente GiessenlandenGiessenlanden (Dutch: (13px listen)) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 65.11 km2 (25.14 sq mi) of which 1.54 km2 (0.59 sq mi) is water, and has a population of 14,476 as of 2014. The municipality includes communities of Arkel, Giessen-Oudekerk, Giessenburg, Hoogblokland, Hoornaar, Noordeloos and Schelluinen.Show on map
Gemeente RijswijkRijswijk [ˈrɛisʋɛik] (13px listen) (formerly known as Ryswick in English) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. (population: 47,674 in 2014) and covers an area of 14.49 km2 (5.59 sq mi) of which 0.44 km2 (0.17 sq mi) is covered by water. The municipality of Rijswijk also includes the villages 't Haantje and Sion.Show on map
Gemeente LisseLisse () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 16.05 km2 (6.20 sq mi) of which 0.36 km2 (0.14 sq mi) is water. Its population was 22,400 in 2014. Located within the municipal boundary is also the community De Engel.Show on map
Gemeente MaassluisMaassluis ([maːˈslœy̯s] (13px listen)) is a town in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 32,230 in 2014 and covers 10.12 km2 (3.91 sq mi) of which 1.63 km2 (0.63 sq mi) water. It received city rights in 1811. It was the setting for Spetters, filmed by director Paul Verhoeven in 1980.Show on map
Gemeente VlaardingenVlaardingen (Dutch pronunciation: (13px listen)) is a city in South Holland in the Netherlands. It is located on the north bank of the Nieuwe Maas river at the confluence with the Oude Maas. The municipality administers an area of 26.69 km2 (10.31 sq mi), of which 23.64 km2 (9.13 sq mi) is land, with 71,338 residents in 2014.Show on map
Bodegraven-ReeuwijkBodegraven-Reeuwijk is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland with a population of 33,036 in 2014. It was established by a merger of Bodegraven and Reeuwijk on 1 January 2011. The municipality covers 88.64 km2 (34.22 sq mi) of which 12.95 km2 (5.00 sq mi) is water.Show on map
NissewaardNissewaard is a municipality in the Netherlands, located on the island of Voorne-Putten, in the south of the province of South Holland. It was created through a merger of the municipalities of Spijkenisse and Bernisse on 1 January 2015. Nissewaard has a population of about 85,000 as of 2014.Show on map
Gemeente Krimpen aan den IJsselKrimpen aan den IJssel (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈkrɪmpə(n) aːn dɛn ˈɛisəl] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 28,870 in 2014, and covers an area of 8.95 km2 (3.46 sq mi) of which 1.15 km2 (0.44 sq mi) is water.Show on map
Gemeente Leidschendam-Voorburgˈvoːrbɵrx] (13px listen) is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality had a population of 73,543 in 2014, and covers an area of 35.62 km2 (13.75 sq mi) of which 2.92 km2 (1.13 sq mi) is water.Show on map
Gemeente ZwijndrechtZwijndrecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈzʋɛi̯ndrɛxt] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands. It is located in the province of South Holland, at the southern tip of the island of IJsselmonde, and at the confluence of the rivers Oude Maas, Beneden-Merwede, and Noord.Show on map
Gemeente OegstgeestOegstgeest (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌuxstˈxeːst] (13px listen)) is a town and municipality in the province of South Holland in the western Netherlands. Its population was 22,903 in 2014.Show on map
Gemeente ZuidplasZuidplas is a new municipality by 1 January 2010.Joining of Moordrecht, Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel andShow on map
Different buildings in South Holland
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OckenburgDuring May 10 to May 12, 1940, Ockenburg, a small Dutch auxiliary airfield near The Hague, was the scene of bitter fighting between German airborne forces and Dutch defenders during World War II. A German formation of one airborne company of Fallschirmjaeger Regiment 2 and a battalion of Air landing troops of IR.65 (22.ID) was envisaged to take the small Air Force Base (AFB) by surprise attack. The strike was part of the grand strategy to seize the Dutch city of the Hague, where the Dutch Royal Family, Cabinet and Military headquarters were situated. The German battle-plan incorporated large combined airborne and airlanding elements to land at the large Dutch AFB's at Valkenburg (South Holland) and Ypenburg and a smaller party at Ockenburg. These three AFB's were situated east, south and wShow on map
Slot TeylingenTeylingen Castle (Dutch: Slot Teylingen) is a Dutch castle in the municipality of Teylingen, in Voorhout, near the border with Sassenheim. It is presumably the family keep of the noble family Van Teylingen, from which the Van Brederode family directly descended. The castle was originally built to protect the north-south route in Hollandic territory. Later it became a forester's castle for the forestry of the counts of Holland, starting with William IV, count of Holland.Show on map
Van BrienenoordbrugThe Van Brienenoord Bridge (Dutch: Van Brienenoordbrug) is a large twin tied-arch motorway bridge in the Netherlands. Located at the east side of Rotterdam, it crosses the New Meuse (Nieuwe Maas), a major distributary of the river Rhine. The bridge actually consists of two separate, parallel, and almost identical arch-bridges, as well as a set of three parallel bascule bridges on the north end.The bridge carries 12 lanes of traffic of the A16 motorway, the busiest highway in the Netherlands. Additionally, on the outside of the east arch, a two-way segregated cycling bridge has been mounted.Including lead-up ramps, the Van Brienenoord Bridge is 1320 metres long and vessels with up to 24 metres air draft can pass under the closed bridge. With a span of 300 m, the west arch is the longest spaShow on map
ErasmusbrugThe Erasmus Bridge (Dutch: Erasmusbrug) is a combined cable-stayed and bascule bridge in the centre of Rotterdam, connecting the north and south parts of this city, second largest in the Netherlands. The bridge was named after Desiderius Erasmus a.k.a. Erasmus of Rotterdam, a prominent Christian renaissance humanist.Show on map
Den Haag Hollands Spoor Railway StationDen Haag HS (The Hague HS), an abbreviation of the original name Den Haag Hollands Spoor (The Hague Holland's Rail), is the oldest railway station in The Hague, Netherlands. It was opened in 1843, when the Amsterdam–Haarlem railway, the oldest railway line in the country, was extended to The Hague. This line was further extended to Rotterdam in 1847. The railway station was named after the Hollandsche IJzeren the company which operated the railway station.Show on map
HaringvlietdamThe Haringvliet sluices are a construction that closed off the estuary of the Haringvliet as part of the Delta Works. The structure consists of 17 sluices, several kilometres of dam and a shipping lock. Building started in 1957 and was finished in 1971. Instead of damming the estuary it was decided to build sluices in order to be able to let in salt water to prevent freezing of the rivers Meuse and Rhine and to drain these rivers in case of flood.Show on map
Nederlands FotomuseumThe Netherlands Photo Museum (Dutch: Nederlands Fotomuseum) (NFM) is a museum in the Netherlands primarily focused on photography. The museum collection consists of many historical, social and cultural images from the 20th and 21st century, from the Netherlands and elsewhere. It has control over more than 150 archives (three million plus images) taken by Dutch photographers. The archives are stored in climate controlled film storage facilities. It is located in Rotterdam at the Wilhelminakade in the previous Holland America Line workshop building, also known as the Las Palmas building.Show on map
Station Hoek van Holland HavenHoek van Holland Haven (Hook of Holland Harbour) is a railway station in the Netherlands. Trains connect with the Stena Line Dutchflyer boat service to Harwich International in England. In the past, the station was of importance due to its approximity to the Hook of Holland Port. It offered many international services to Germany and beyond. The international train services ceased for some years, although Hoek van Holland Haven retains four 400 m (440 yd) platforms for such trains. A single ticket machine is available at the far end of the platform from the ferry terminal exit.Show on map
Museum Beelden aan ZeeBeelden aan Zee by the sea\") museum in the Scheveningen district of The Hague, founded in 1994 by the sculpture collectors Theo and Lida Scholten, is the only Dutch museum which specializes in exhibiting sculpture. Since 2004, the museum building also houses the Sculptuur Instituut (\"Sculpture Institute\"), a research institute on contemporary sculpture. The institute library is accessible during museum opening hours.Show on map
EuromastEuromast is an observation tower in Rotterdam, Netherlands, designed by Hugh Maaskant constructed between 1958 and 1960. It was specially built for the 1960 Floriade, and is a listed monument since 2010. The tower is a concrete structure with an internal diameter of 9 m (30 ft) and a wall thickness of 30 cm (12 in). For stability it is built on a concrete block of 1,900,000 kg (4,200,000 lb) so that the centre of gravity is below ground. It has a \"crow's nest\" observation platform 96 m (315 ft) above-ground and a restaurant. Originally 101 m (331 ft) in height it was the tallest building in Rotterdam. It lost this position to the high-rise of Erasmus MC (113.5 m, 372 ft) which was completed in 1968, but regained it when the Space Tower was added to the top of the building in 1970, giving aShow on map
DuivenvoordeDuivenvoorde Castle (Dutch: Kasteel Duivenvoorde) is a castle in the town of Voorschoten, South Holland, in the Netherlands. It was first mentioned in 1226, making it one of the oldest castles in South Holland.Show on map
Museum BoerhaaveMuseum Boerhaave is a museum of the history of science and medicine, based in Leiden, Netherlands. The museum hosts a collection of historical scientific instruments from all disciplines, but mainly from medicine, physics, and astronomy. The museum is named after Herman Boerhaave, a Dutch physician and botanist who was famous in Europe for his teaching at Leiden and lived to a great age, receiving brilliant students from all over Europe, including Peter the Great, Voltaire and Linnaeus.Show on map
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WillemsbrugThe Willemsbrug is a bridge next to the Erasmusbrug in the centre of Rotterdam, spanning the Nieuwe Maas. It links the northern part of the city with the Noordereiland and (in combination with the Koninginnebrug) the district of Feijenoord. The Willemsbrug is a cable-stayed bridge with a total span of about 318 meters. It is painted in a red color which puts it in sharp contrast with the light blue painted Erasmus Bridge.Show on map
VredespaleisThe Peace Palace (Dutch: Vredespaleis; pronounced is an international law administrative building in The Hague, the Netherlands. It houses the International Court of Justice (which is the principal judicial body of the United Nations), the Permanent Court of Arbitration, the Hague Academy of International Law and the Peace Palace Library. The Palace officially opened on 28 August 1913, and was originally built to provide a home for the Permanent Court of Arbitration, a court created to end war by the Hague Convention of 1899. Andrew Dickson White, whose efforts were instrumental in creating the court, secured from his friend American steel magnate Andrew Carnegie US$1.5 million ($40,000,000, adjusted for inflation) to build the Peace Palace.Show on map
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Gouda Railway StationGouda is a railway station in Gouda, Netherlands. The station opened on 21 May 1855 when the Nederlandsche (Dutch Rijn Railway Company) opened the Utrecht–Rotterdam railway. The Gouda–Den Haag railway to The Hague was opened in 1870, and the connection to Alphen a/d Rijn in 1934. Trains running between Den Haag Centraal / Rotterdam Centraal and Utrecht Centraal call at the station, as well as the RijnGouweLijn connection to Alphen a/d Rijn.Show on map
Station HillegomThe railway station of Hillegom in the Netherlands is located on the railway line between Haarlem and Leiden. The first railway station in the town was opened in 1891, closed in 1898 and torn down in 1900. A second railway station was opened on a different location in 1898, when the first was closed. It was designed by the architect D.A.N. Margadant. The freight tracks on the railway station were used to transport flowers from the nearby fields to i.a. the flower auction in Aalsmeer. During World War II, these tracks were used by the Germans, making it a prominent target for allied bombings. The passenger railway station was closed as a result of this on 17 September 1944. The freight tracks remained in use until the 1980s.Show on map
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Station BarendrechtBarendrecht railway station is a railway station in Barendrecht, Netherlands, located on the Breda–Rotterdam railway between Rotterdam and Dordrecht. Adjacent to the four tracks of this line are two tracks for the HSL-Zuid and three for freight, as part of the Betuweroute freight route to Zevenaar. The nine tracks are in a 1.5 kilometers (0.93 mi) long roofed structure, much of it covered under a layer of earth, to keep noise at bay. On top is a new city park. At the station itself its four tracks, with the platforms, have a glass roof.Show on map
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Kasteel KeukenhofKeukenhof (\"Kitchen garden\", Dutch pronunciation: also known as the Garden of Europe, is one of the world's largest flower gardens. It is situated in Lisse, the Netherlands. According to the official website for the Keukenhof Park, approximately 7 million flower bulbs are planted annually in the park, which covers an area of 32 hectares (79 acres). Keukenhof is open annually from mid-March to mid-May. The best time to view the tulips is around mid-April, depending on the weather.Show on map
SieboldhuisJapan Museum SieboldHuis (Siebold House) is a museum located at the Rapenburg in Leiden, Netherlands. It displays items that were collected by Philipp Franz von Siebold (1796-1866) between 1823 and 1829 during his stay at Dejima, the Dutch trade colony nearby Nagasaki in Japan. It also functions as a museum of Japanese culture. The monumental house is property of the Dutch government (Government Buildings Agency) and used to house the cantonal court.Show on map
ValkenburgValkenburg Naval Air Base (Dutch: Vliegkamp Valkenburg) (IATA: LID, ICAO: EHVB) is a former air base located just south of Valkenburg, which is part of Katwijk and close to the city of Leiden, that was used by the Royal Netherlands Navy until 2006, being their base for the Lockheed P-3 Orion aircraft. The Orions were sold to Germany and Portugal, resulting in the closure of the air base. Though officially closed as an airport, it still sees limited use for special events and by gliders and occasionally small piston aircraft, most of which from local flying club Aeroclub Valkenburg. Current plans however are to use the area for housing development, but part of the former air base may remain in use for glider flying.Show on map
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BinnenhofThe Binnenhof (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɪnə(n)ɦɔf]; English: Inner Court) is a complex of buildings in the city centre of The Hague, next to the Hofvijver lake. It houses the meeting place of both houses of the States General of the Netherlands, as well as the Ministry of General Affairs and the office of the Prime Minister of the Netherlands. Built primarily in the 13th century, the Gothic castle originally functioned as residence of the counts of Holland and became the political centre of the Dutch Republic in 1584. It is counted among the Top 100 Dutch heritage sites. The Binnenhof is the oldest House of Parliament in the world still in use.Show on map
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Museum Boijmans van BeuningenMuseum Boijmans Van Beuningen (Dutch pronunciation: [myˈzeːjɵm ˈbɔimɑns fɑn ˈbøːnɪŋə(n)]) is an art museum in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. It is located at the Museumpark in the district Rotterdam Centrum, close to the Kunsthal and the Natural History Museum. The museum opened in 1849. It houses the collections of Frans Jacob Otto Boijmans (1767–1847) and Daniël George van Beuningen (1877–1955). In the collection, ranging from medieval to contemporary art, are works of Rembrandt, Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh, and Salvador Dalí.Show on map
Station RijswijkRijswijk is a railway station located in Rijswijk in the suburbs of The Hague, Netherlands. The station was opened on 3 June 1847 and is located on the railway, between The Hague and Rotterdam. It was later enlarged, and then closed in 1938. In 1965 it opened in a different location. The station has been in a tunnel since 1996, with 4 tracks and 4 platforms. The northern entrance is a modern glass pyramid sticking out of the ground, not unlike that of the Louvre, while the southern entrance, on Winston Churchilllaan, is combined with a local bus and tram station.Show on map
Station Dordrecht StadspoldersDordrecht Stadspolders is a railway station in Dordrecht, Netherlands. The station is located on the MerwedeLingelijn between Dordrecht and Geldermalsen (part of the Elst–Dordrecht railway). It was opened on 27 May 1990, the station had a single track. Arriva has operated the service since December 2006. The station is in the residential area Stadspolders. The station was expanded in 2011, with the building of a second track and platform, to allow 4 trains per hour in each direction. The connection between this station and the Dordrecht railway station has also two tracks.Show on map
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Huis ten BoschHuis ten Bosch (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦœy̯s tɛm bɔs]; English: \"House in the Woods\") is a royal palace in The Hague in the Netherlands. It is one of three official residences of the Dutch Royal Family, the other two being Noordeinde Palace in The Hague and the Royal Palace in Amsterdam. Huis ten Bosch was the home of former Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands from 1981 to 2014; the current King Willem-Alexander and his family have announced plans to move into the palace in the near future. A replica of the palace was built in Sasebo, Japan, in a theme park bearing the same name.Show on map
De ValkDe Valk is a tower mill and museum in Leiden, Netherlands. The current tower mill is the third mill built at this location In 1611 the post mill \"De Valck\" was built. In 1667 it was replaced by a wooden post mill. In 1743 a higher tower mill was built. De Valk originally was equipped with six mill stones. There were two dwellings in the mill, originally for the two owners, later for the miller and his assistant. From June 2, 1966 onwards the mill is in use as municipal museum. Since 2000 De Valk is again operationally functional and can e used for milling.Show on map
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Station DordrechtDordrecht is a railway station in Dordrecht, Netherlands located on the Breda–Rotterdam railway and the Elst–Dordrecht railway. The station was opened on 1 January 1872, when the railway line between Rotterdam and Antwerp was opened. On 16 July 1885, the railway line from Dordrecht to Gorinchem was opened. The neo-Renaissance railway station building is located to the south of the city centre. Dordrecht is now an important railway station on the Nederlandse Spoorwegen railway network. The services to Gorinchem and Geldermalsen are operated by Arriva.Show on map
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Rotterdam The Hague AirportRotterdam The Hague Airport (formerly Rotterdam Airport, Vliegveld Zestienhoven in Dutch), (IATA: RTM, ICAO: EHRD) located 3 NM (5.6 km; 3.5 mi) north northwest of Rotterdam, is the Netherlands' third largest airport. It serves the city of Rotterdam as well as The Hague and surroundings. The airport handled over 1.5 million passengers in 2013 and features scheduled flights to European metropolitan and leisure destinations. It is also used extensively by general aviation and there are several flying clubs and schools located at the airport.Show on map
Station SliedrechtSliedrecht is a railway station in Sliedrecht, Netherlands. The station is located on the MerwedeLingelijn line between Dordrecht and Geldermalsen, part of the Betuwelijn. It was opened on 16 July 1885, when the station had a single track. Next to the passenger lines is the Betuweroute freight railway line. Arriva has operated the service since December 2006. A new station building was built in 1985, which has already been demolished. In the older stationbuilding (photo) is a restaurant: \"De Heren van Slydrecht\" (The Lords of Sliedrecht).Show on map
D'OliphantThe D'Oliphant, also written as De Oliphant, was commissioned in 1591 by Cornelis van Wijkcool as built near Nieuwesluis on the island Voorne. Oliphant translates into \"Elephant\" although the current spelling of the Dutch word is Olifant. The octagonal tower part of the house was probably designed to give the allure of a knight homestead and to suggest that the owner belonged to an ancient and noble family. The house was moved in 1975 and is now located at the Kromme Zandweg 90 in the district of Charlois in Rotterdam.Show on map
Station DelftDelft is the main railway station of Delft, the Netherlands, located on a section of the oldest railway line in the country, between the cities of The Hague and Rotterdam. Along with a new 2.3 km rail tunnel under the city centre, the current station opened on 28 February 2015. The new building, which integrates the station hall with the city's municipal offices, was designed by Mecanoo, an international architecture firm that originated in Delft. The project also included a rebuilt bus station, tram stops and improved bicycle parking.Show on map
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Station De VinkDe Vink is a railway station in the Netherlands. It is located near the former hamlet of De Vink, currently a part of Leiden. The station re-opened in 1985. It is wedged in between the city of Leiden and the neighbouring town of Voorschoten. The tracks in the direction of The Hague are on Leiden ground. The tracks in the direction of Leiden are on Voorschoten ground. Because of this, it is currently the only railway station in the Netherlands not to feature the name of the city it is located in.Show on map
Rijksmuseum van OudhedenThe Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (English: National Museum of Antiquities) is the national archaeological museum of the Netherlands. It is located in Leiden. The Museum grew out of the collection of Leiden University and still closely co-operates with its Faculty of Archaeology. The museum calls itself the national center for archaeology, and focuses on ancient Egypt, the ancient Near East, the classical world of Greece, Etruria and Rome and the early (prehistoric, Roman and Medieval) Netherlands.Show on map
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Escher MuseumThe Escher Museum (Escher in het Paleis, Escher in the Palace) is a museum in The Hague, Netherlands, featuring the works of the Dutch graphical artist M. C. Escher. It is housed in the Lange Voorhout Palace since November 2002. In 2015 it was revealed that many of the prints on display at the museum were replicas, scanned from original prints and printed onto the same type of paper used by Escher, rather than original Escher prints as they had been labeled.Show on map
Station Rotterdam LombardijenRotterdam Lombardijen is a railway station in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, located on the Breda–Rotterdam railway between Rotterdam and Dordrecht. The railway station is located in the borough of IJsselmonde. The station opened on 1 June 1964 with wooden platforms and no more than a trailer for ticket sales. On 12 September 1968 a station building was opened; the current station building dates from 1996. Train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
Station BodegravenBodegraven is a railway station in Bodegraven, Netherlands. The railway station was opened in 1878, when the rail connection between Leiden and Utrecht was opened. The first station building had to be demolished in 1894 as a result of subsidence. The second building was destroyed in a fire in 1911. The current station was built in 1913. The train service at this station received modern double decker units in 2007, previously being Old stock from the 1960s.Show on map
Station Delft ZuidDelft Zuid railway station is a railway station in Delft, Netherlands, located on the railway line between The Hague and Rotterdam. The railway station was opened on May 31, 1970. The station building was demolished in June 2006. The station area is dominated by the overpassing viaduct, which carries the Kruithuisweg, a provincial Highway, over the railroad. The viaduct is also used by pedestrians and travellers to reach the platforms at the other side.Show on map
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Station Leiden LammenschansLeiden Lammenschans is a railway station in Leiden, Netherlands. The station, designed by Koen van der Gaast, was opened on 18 May 1961. It is served by trains running between Leiden Centraal and Utrecht Centraal, and by RijnGouweLijn trains running between Leiden Centraal and Gouda at Peak Hours. Leiden Lammenschans was named after the nearby fortification Schans Lammen, the encampment of the Spanish troops during the Siege of Leiden in 1573 and 1574.Show on map
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NoletmolenDe Nolet (also known as Noletmolen) is a wind turbine in Schiedam, The Netherlands which resembles a traditional Schiedam windmill. De Nolet has a tower height of 43 metres and a gross height of 55 metres including its rotor tips. It is 9 metres higher than De Noord which is the tallest windmill in the world. De Nolet was built in 2006 by the Nolet Distillery to power their brewing factory which produces the world-famous Ketel One vodkas and gins.Show on map
Station GorinchemGorinchem is a railway station in the town of Gorinchem, Netherlands. It is on the MerwedeLingelijn. It was opened on 1 December 1883. The train services are operated by Arriva. The initial railway building was built to look like Sneek railway station, a building type known in Dutch as \"Standaardtype Sneek\". The current railway building, designed by Cees Douma, was opened in 1971, and the old building was renovated and converted to a restaurant.Show on map
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Station ArkelArkel is a railway station, located in Arkel in the Netherlands. The station is located on the Arriva line between Dordrecht and Geldermalsen. It was opened on 1 December 1883, was closed on 15 May 1938 and was reopened on 10 June 1940. Originally, Arkel had two tracks, in the 1980s this was reduced to a single track. The train services are operated by Arriva. The station building is now in use as an office.Show on map
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Station LeerdamThe railway station of Leerdam in the Netherlands is located on the MerwedeLingelijn line between Dordrecht and Geldermalsen. The railway station was opened on December 1, 1883. The train services are operated by Arriva. A new station building was opened in 1987, next to the former building. It was designed by Cees Douma. The former building was maintained, and is currently being turned into a restaurant.Show on map
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Station Rotterdam HofpleinRotterdam Hofplein railway station in the Netherlands is a former main-line and RandstadRail station. It was the terminus of the former Hofpleinlijn (Hofplein line) with trains between Rotterdam and Scheveningen, later curtailed to The Hague central station. It was located very close to the railway line between Rotterdam Centraal and Rotterdam Blaak, but has never had a direct connection to it.Show on map
De NoordDe Noord (English: The North) is a windmill located on the Noordvest 38 in Schiedam, Netherlands. It was built in 1803 as a gristmill and is the tallest windmill in the world with a roof height of 33.3 metres. Its wing span is 26.6 metres. The mill is one of the five remaining windmills in Schiedam, and is a national monument (nr 32716) since 29 May 1969. Today De Noord houses a restaurant.Show on map
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Station VoorschotenVoorschoten is a railway station in Voorschoten, Netherlands. The first station opened on 1 May 1843 on the railway. A new station building opened in 1886 and was closed on 17 September 1944. The station re-opened in 1969 and a hexagonal shaped station building opened. A new station was opened in 1995. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
Diergaarde BlijdorpDiergaarde Blijdorp (Official Dutch name: Stichting Koninklijke Rotterdamse Diergaarde, Foundation Royal Zoo of Rotterdam) is a zoo in the northwestern part of Rotterdam, one of the oldest zoos in the Netherlands. In 2007 it celebrated its 150th anniversary. Diergaarde Blijdorp is a member of the Dutch Zoo Federation (NVD) and the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA).Show on map
Station VoorhoutVoorhout is a railway station located in Voorhout, Netherlands. The station is on the railway and the first station opened on 15 February 1892. This station closed on 17 September 1944. On 1 March 1997 the station re-opened. It is a simple station with two platforms on opposite sides of the tracks. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
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The Hague Central Railway StationDen Haag Centraal (Dutch pronunciation: [dɛn ˌɦaːx sɛnˈtraːl]; In English: The Hague Central) (IATA: ZYH) is the largest railway station in the Dutch city of The Hague and, with twelve tracks, the largest terminal station in the Netherlands. The station was completed in 1973, next to the older station Den Haag Staatsspoor, which was then demolished. It is the western terminus of the Gouda–Den Haag railway.Show on map
Station ZwijndrechtZwijndrecht is a railway station in Zwijndrecht, Netherlands, located on the Breda–Rotterdam railway between Rotterdam and Dordrecht. Zwijndrecht's first railway station was opened on 1 November 1872. In 1895 the station was relocated to the southeast, because the old location was not very convenient. The current railway building was constructed in 1965.Show on map
Station Den Haag MariahoeveDen Haag Mariahoeve is a railway station on the border of The Hague and in the Netherlands. The railway station, which opened on 22 May 1966, has two side platforms and an island platform. The rail connections between Den Haag Centraal and Schiphol and between Den Haag Centraal and Haarlem halt at Den Haag Mariahoeve.Show on map
Station Capelle SchollevaarThe Capelle Schollevaar railway station, also known as Capelle Schollevaer, is a railway station in Capelle aan den IJssel, Netherlands, located on the Utrecht–Rotterdam railway between Rotterdam and Gouda. The railway station was opened in 1981 and has two platforms. The railway station is locaten nearby shopping mall \"De Scholver\".Show on map
Wereldmuseum RotterdamThe Wereldmuseum Rotterdam (formerly known as the Museum voor Land- en Volkenkunde) is an ethnographic museum, situated Willemskade in Rotterdam, Netherlands. The museum was founded in 1883 and shows more than 1800 ethnographic objects from various cultures in Asia, Oceania, Africa, the Americas and the Islamic heritage.Show on map
Vogelpark AvifaunaVogelpark Avifauna (English: Avifauna Bird Park) is a large bird park in Alphen aan den Rijn, in the western Netherlands. It was the first dedicated bird park in the world. The park has a lot of greenery and ponds, and also a restaurant and a children's playground. The park is owned by the Van der Valk group.Show on map
HofwijckHofwijck (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɔfʋɛik]; or Vitaulium in Latin) is a mansion built for 17th-century politician Constantijn Huygens. It is located in Voorburg on the Vliet canal from Den Haag to Leiden, and its formal address is 2 Westeinde, Voorburg, the Netherlands, but its location today is better known as the Voorburg railway station.Show on map
Station Schiedam NieuwlandSchiedam Nieuwland is a railway station in Schiedam in the Netherlands. The station is located on the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway. It was opened on 1 June 1975. The station is built on the bridge over Nieuwe Damlaan, one of the principal streets in Schiedam, northwest of the center of the city.Show on map
Station Dordrecht ZuidDordrecht Zuid is a railway station in the south of Dordrecht, Netherlands, located on the Breda–Rotterdam railway between Lage Zwaluwe and Dordrecht. Trains running between Den Haag Centraal, Roosendaal and Breda stop at this station. The current railway building was constructed in the early 1970s.Show on map
Station Hoek van Holland StrandHoek van Holland Strand railway station is in the Netherlands. It consists of two tracks with side platforms, and is the terminus of the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway to Rotterdam. It was opened on 1 June 1893. Its name is derived from the nearby North Sea beach, strand being Dutch for “beach”.Show on map
Burcht van LeidenThe Burcht van Leiden (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɵrxt fɑn ˈlɛidə(n)]; Fort of Leiden) is an old shell keep in Leiden constructed in the 11th century. It is located at the spot where two tributaries of the Rhine come together, the Oude Rijn and the Nieuwe Rijn. The structure is on top of a motte, and is today a public park.Show on map
Chabot MuseumThe Chabot Museum (Dutch pronunciation: [ʃaːˈbɔt myˈzeːjɵm]) is a museum dedicated to the Dutch painter and sculptor Hendrik Chabot in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The museum is housed in a monumental villa in the Museumpark, near the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen and the Netherlands Architecture Institute.Show on map
Station Schiedam CentrumShow on map
HofpleinHofplein is a major public town square in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The square lies on a crossing of the Weena, the Schiekade and the Coolsingel. In the center of the square a large fountain is situated. Near to the square lied the former Rotterdam Hofplein railway station.Show on map
Rotterdam Centraal railway stationShow on map
Onze-Lieve-VrouwekerkThe Church of Our Lady (Dutch: or Grote Kerk)in Dordrecht is a medieval Protestant church and is the largest church in the city. It is a church in the Brabantine Gothic style with an unfinished tower and is the second oldest church in the cityShow on map
Station Rotterdam AlexanderShow on map
Stedelijk museum de LakenhalMuseum De Lakenhal is a city museum of history and fine art in Leiden, Netherlands. One highlight is its collection of fijnschilder paintings from the Dutch Golden Age. The museum regularly hosts visiting art exhibitions and has a café.Show on map
Station Rotterdam ZuidRotterdam Zuid is a railway station in the city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, located on the Breda–Rotterdam railway between Rotterdam and Dordrecht. It is situated at the end of the Willemsspoortunnel in the borough of Feijenoord.Show on map
Nieuwe KerkThe Nieuwe Kerk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈniʋə ˈkɛrk]; English: New Church) is a church in The Hague, located across from the modern city hall on the Spui. It was built in 1649 after the Great Church had become too small. Construction was completed in 1656.Show on map
Station Vlaardingen WestVlaardingen West is a railway station in Vlaardingen in the Netherlands. The station is located on the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway. It was opened on 1 June 1969. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
Station Rotterdam NoordRotterdam Noord is a railway station in the city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, located on the Utrecht–Rotterdam railway. It sits at the border between the two Rotterdam municipalities Noord andShow on map
Nieuwe kerkThe Nieuwe Kerk (\"New Church\") in Katwijk, the Netherlands, is the oldest and best known work of the architect H.J. Jesse (1860–1943). It was built to replace the nearby Andreaskerk, which had become too small.Show on map
Station Zoetermeer OostZoetermeer Oost is a railway station located in Zoetermeer, Netherlands. The station was opened in 1870, and is located on the Gouda–Den Haag railway. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
Station Hardinxveld-Giessendamis a railway station for in the Netherlands. It is located on the MerwedeLingelijn, between Dordrecht and Geldermalsen. The train services are operated by Arriva.Show on map
Station Gouda GoverwelleGouda Goverwelle is a railway station located on the Utrecht–Rotterdam railway in the Goverwelle area of Gouda in the Netherlands. The railway station, which opened in 1993, consists of two island platforms.Show on map
Station ZoetermeerZoetermeer is a railway station located in Zoetermeer, Netherlands. The station was opened in 1973, and is located on the Gouda–Den Haag railway. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
Station VoorburgVoorburg is a railway station located in Voorburg, Netherlands. The station was opened in 1870, and is located on the Gouda–Den Haag railway. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.Show on map
Station MaassluisThe railway station of Maassluis in the Netherlands is located on the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway. It was opened on 17 August 1891. The building was replaced by the current building in 1980.Show on map
Oud PoelgeestOud Poelgeest is castle in Oegstgeest, north of Leiden, that was the former home of the Dutch scientist Herman Boerhaave (1668–1738). He was a Dutch humanist and physician of European fame.Show on map
Sint-JanskerkThe Sint Janskerk in Gouda, the Netherlands, is a large Gothic church, known especially for its stained glass windows, for which it has been placed on the UNESCO list of Dutch monuments.Show on map
Station Den Haag YpenburgDen Haag Ypenburg is a railway station in the district of The Hague, Netherlands. It was opened on 11 December 2005. It is situated on the Gouda–Den Haag railway.Show on map
Natuurhistorisch Museum RotterdamThe Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam (Dutch pronunciation: myˈzeːjɵm ˌrɔtərˈdɑm]; English: Natural History Museum Rotterdam) is a natural history museum in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The museum opened in 1927. It had 44,009 visitors in 2015.Show on map
Station Vlaardingen CentrumVlaardingen Centrum is a railway station in Vlaardingen in the Netherlands. The station is located on the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway. It was opened on 17 August 1891.Show on map
Station Den Haag MoerwijkDen Haag Moerwijk is a railway station in the Moerwijk district of The Hague, in the province of South Holland, Netherlands. The railway station was opened on June 2, 1996.Show on map
't Huys DeverThe Huys Dever is a small castle in Lisse, Netherlands. It was probably built shortly after 1375 by Reinier Dever or d'Ever, a member of an old noble family from Holland.Show on map
Station Vlaardingen OostVlaardingen Oost is a railway station in Vlaardingen in the Netherlands. The station is located on the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway. It was opened on 17 August 1891.Show on map
MuseonMuseon is a museum for science and culture in The Hague, Netherlands. It has collections in the domains of geology, biology, archaeology, history, science and ethnology.Show on map
Museum van VolkenkundeThe National Museum of Ethnology (Dutch: Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde or RMV) is a museum about ethnology in the Netherlands is located in the university city of Leiden.Show on map
Station Maassluis WestMaassluis West is a railway station in Maassluis, Netherlands. Opened on 31 May 1970, the railway station is located on the Schiedam–Hoek van Holland railway.Show on map
GroothoofdspoortThe Groothoofdspoort is a former city gate in Dordrecht that is located at the point where three rivers meet; the Merwede, the Oude Maas, and the Noord.Show on map
Dordrechts MuseumDordrechts Museum is an art museum in Dordrecht, Netherlands. The museum was founded in 1842 and has a collection of artists of the last 400 years.Show on map
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Station Leidschendam-Voorburgis the RandstadRail station in of the Netherlands.Show on map
Station Alphen aan den RijnAlphen a/d Rijn railway station is a railway station in Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands.Show on map
Station Leiden CentraalLeiden Centraal is the main railway station in Leiden, a city in the Netherlands.Show on map
Lakes, rivers, streams and other bodies of water in South Holland
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VlietThe canal was dug in 47 AD under command of Roman general Corbulo, who wished to connect river Rhine, of which the current Oude Rijn stream in Roman times was the main branch, to the Meuse estuary. It is unclear what the canal's trajectory was beyond the current city of Delft; the Delfshavense Schie canal, which connects Delft to the Nieuwe Maas river was not dug until 1389.Show on map
Nieuwe WaterwegThe Nieuwe Waterweg (\"New Waterway\") is a ship canal in the Netherlands from het Scheur (a branch of the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta) west of the town of Maassluis to the North Sea at Hook of Holland: the , where the Nieuwe Waterweg connects to the Maasgeul. It is the artificial mouth of the river Rhine.Show on map
BotlekMajor waterway regulation works were carried out in the Netherlands in the 19th and 20th centuries to improve water management and stop the delta from silting up; the Botlek was dammed off at its southern end (connecting Rozenburg and Welplaat) and remodelled into one of the largest of the Rotterdam seaports (see also Europoort).Show on map
Brielse MeerThe Brielse Meer (\"Lake Den Briel\") is a long, narrow lake between the Dutch estuary islands of Voorne and Rozenburg in the province of South Holland. The lake takes its name from Den Briel, a town on its shore. It was formerly a Meuse branch known as Brielse Maas (Den Briel Meuse), which ran from the Botlek strait near Rotterdam into the North Sea. The first stretch, between Botlek and the former confluence with the Het Scheur branch, was alternatively known as (the last stretch of) Nieuwe Maas.Show on map
Het ScheurHet Scheur (Dutch pronunciation: [ət ˈsxøːr]; Dutch for \"The Rip\") is a branch of the Rhine-Meuse delta in South Holland, Netherlands, that flows west from the confluence of the Oude Maas and Nieuwe Maas branches past the towns of Rozenburg and Maassluis. It continues as the Nieuwe Waterweg (New Waterway) to the North Sea.Show on map
HaringvlietThe Haringvliet is a large inlet of the North Sea, in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. It is an important estuary of the Rhine-Meuse delta. Near Numansdorp, the Hollands Diep splits into the Haringvliet and the Volkerak estuaries. It is closed off near Goedereede from the North Sea by the Haringvlietdam, which provides a road connection between the island of Voorne to the north and the island of Goeree-Overflakkee to the south. The dam with its sluices was built as part of the Delta Works sea barrier protection works.Show on map
SpuiThe Spui is a small tidal river in South Holland in the Netherlands, separating the islands of Voorne-Putten and Hoekse Waard. Historically, it forked off the Oude Maas river at the town of Oud-Beijerland to end in the Haringvliet estuary, but as a (planned) result from the Delta Works, its flow has been reversed. There are no bridges or tunnels crossing the Spui, but there is a car ferry from Hekelingen (municipality Spijkenisse) to Nieuw-Beijerland (municipality Korendijk), and a pedestrian and bicycle ferry between Oud-Beijerland and Rhoon (in Albrandswaard).Show on map
NoordThe Noord (\"North\") is a short tidal river in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The Noord starts at the city of Dordrecht where the Beneden Merwede river forks into the Oude Maas and the Noord. It joins the Lek at the city of Ridderkerk and Kinderdijk, and the combined stream is thereafter known as the Nieuwe Maas. The distance is about nine kilometres. The direction of its water flow depends on the tides. The Noord River separates IJsselmonde island from the Alblasserwaard mainland to the east. There are two connections between them:Show on map
Nieuwe MaasThe Nieuwe Maas (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌniu.ə ˈmaːs], \"New Meuse\") is a distributary of the Rhine River, and a former distributary of the Maas River, in the Dutch province of South Holland. It runs from the confluence of the rivers Noord and Lek, and flows west through Rotterdam. It ends west of the city where it meets the Oude Maas (\"Old Meuse\"), near Vlaardingen, to form Het Scheur. After a few miles, the Scheur continues as the artificial Nieuwe Waterweg. The total length of the Nieuwe Maas (excluding the Scheur) is approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi).Show on map
WaalhavenThe Waalhaven is a harbour in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. It used to be home to an airport, Vliegveld Waalhaven (Waalhaven Airport). It was the second civilian airport in the Netherlands and was opened in 1920. Amongst others, the N.V. Koolhoven aircraft factory was located at this airport. The factory and airport were destroyed in 1940 by the Dutch army so it could not get in to the hands of the Germans. After the Second World War, the airport was not rebuilt. An industrial zone now lies on the location of the former airport.Show on map
Kanaal van SteenenhoekThe Steenenhoek Canal (in Dutch : Kanaal van Steenenhoek) is a Dutch canal in southeastern Netherlands. The canal runs from the northern part of Gorinchem where it connects to Linge. The canal goes west along the railway and A15 motorway. Then it flows to the North of Boven-Hardinxveld to connect with Beneden Merwede (Lower Merwede) at Neder-Hardinxveld in the municipality of where a pumping station is used to maintain the water level.Show on map
KagerplassenThe Kagerplassen (a Dutch term meaning \"the Kaag Lakes\") is a small lake system in South Holland located to the northeast of Leiden. The Kaag Lakes are a popular area for boating, watersports, fishing, camping and walking. Windmills, waterfront pasture land (weilanden) with grazing animals, quaint Dutch boats and buildings and (in season) flower fields are all part of the charm of boating and walking in this area.Show on map
HofvijverThe Hofvijver (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɔfɛivər]; English: Court Pond) is a pond in the centre of The Hague. It is adjoined in the east by the Korte Vijverberg (road), in the south by the Binnenhof and the Mauritshuis, in the west by the Buitenhof and in the north by the Lange Vijverberg (road). In the middle there is a small island with plants and trees which has no name, it is usually referred to as \"the island in the Vijverberg\".Show on map
Oude MaasThe Oude Maas (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌʌu̯də ˈmaːs]; English: Old Meuse) is a distributary of the Rhine River, and a former distributary of the Maas River, in the Dutch province of South Holland. It begins at the city of Dordrecht where the Beneden Merwede river splits into the Noord River and the Oude Maas. It ends when it joins the Nieuwe Maas to form Het ScheurShow on map
Dordtsche KilThe Dordtse Kil (pre-1947 spelling: Dordtsche Kil) is a short river in South Holland in the Netherlands. The river is tidal and forms the connection between the Oude Maas river and the Hollands Diep. The river is for most part artificial in origin, since it has been a relatively small tidal creek until the 19th century.Show on map
RotteThe Rotte is a river in the Rhine-Maas-delta in the Netherlands. The Rotte is the eponym of the city of Rotterdam: the city was founded in the 13th century when a dam was built along the river.Show on map
Mountains, roads, land forms, forests and other objects in South Holland
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MaastunnelThe Maastunnel is a tunnel in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, connecting the banks of the Nieuwe Maas. About 75,000 motor vehicles and a large number cyclists and pedestrians use the tunnel daily, making the Maastunnel an important part of Rotterdam's road network. Building commenced in 1937 and finished in 1942. There was no official opening ceremony, but the Dutch held an unofficial opening ceremony in secret without Nazi participation.Show on map
TiengemetenTiengemeten is an island in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is currently a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 11 km (7 mi) south of Spijkenisse. Before 1984 the island was administratively split between Goudswaard and Zuid-Beijerland. The name refers to an ancient area measurement; one gemet is comparable with one acre so the name means ten-acre island. Ten gemets would be about 100 by 400 metres (330 by 1,310 feet), while the island is actually about 7 km (4 mi) long and 2 km (1 mi) wide. The Rien Poortvliet museum is located there.Show on map
RandstadThe Randstad (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈrɑntstɑt]) is a megalopolis in the central-western Netherlands consisting primarily of the four largest Dutch cities (Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht) and their surrounding areas. Among other things, it contains the Port of Rotterdam (the largest seaport in Europe, and until 2004 also the world's busiest seaport), and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (one of the largest European airports). With a population of 7,100,000 it is one of the largest metropolitan regions in Europe, comparable in size to Milan or the San Francisco Bay Area, and covers an area of approximately 8,287 km². It's also one of the most important and densely populated economic areas in northwestern Europe.Show on map
VijfheerenlandenVijfheerenlanden (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈvɛifˌɦeːrə(n)ˌlɑndə(n)]), literally \"land with five Lords\" is an area in the provinces of South Holland and (since 2002) Utrecht in the Netherlands. The area also borders on two other Dutch provinces: Gelderland to the east, and North Brabant to the south. On its western border is the Alblasserwaard, an area in South Holland, and on its eastern border the Tielerwaard, an area in Gelderland.Show on map
KrimpenerwaardKrimpenerwaard is a municipality of the Netherlands. It is a rural area located in the east of the province of South Holland, just south of Gouda and east of the Rotterdam conurbation. It is bordered on the north by the river Hollandse IJssel, on the south by the river Lek and on the east by the stream Vlist. The municipality was formed by a merger of the municipalities of Nederlek, Ouderkerk, Vlist, Bergambacht and Schoonhoven on 1 January 2015.Show on map
DrechtstedenThe Drechtsteden (Dutch for \"Drecht cities\") are a number of towns and cities bordering each other in the delta area of the rivers Oude Maas, Noord, and Beneden-Merwede in the province of South Holland, Netherlands. These cooperate in the Gemeenschappelijke Regeling Drechtsteden (\"joint arrangement Drechtsteden\"), which performs common tasks for the municipalities in the field of economy, development, culture, and social assistance. Collectively, a little more than 250,000 people call one of the towns and cities of Drechtsteden home. The associated towns and cities are:Show on map
ZorgvlietZorgvliet (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈzɔrxflit]) is a neighbourhood in the Scheveningen district of The Hague, Netherlands. It has 377 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2013) and covers an area of 876 hectares (3.38 sq mi). It is bordered by the Laan van Meerdervoort, the Groot Hertoginnelaan, the Stadhouderslaan, the Stadhoudersplantsoen and the Eisenhowerlaan. Zorgvliet is the location of The Hague's \"international zone\", which is home to the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Europol and the World Forum Convention Center. The Peace Palace, housing the Permanent Court of Arbitration and the International Court of Justice, is also located in Zorgvliet. Moreover, Zorgvliet is the location of the Catshuis, Museum MesdaShow on map
EuropoortEuropoort (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈøːroːpoːrt], English: Eurogate, also \"Europort\") is an area of the Port of Rotterdam and the adjoining industrial area in the Netherlands. Being situated at Southside of the mouth of the rivers Rhine and Meuse with the hinterland consisting of the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium and partly France, Europoort is by certain measurements the world's busiest port and considered a major entry to Europe.Show on map
Leidse HoutThe Leidse Hout (English: Leiden Woods) is a public urban park in Leiden, Netherlands. It is located between the border of Oegstgeest, approximately 1.5 kilometers northwest of the Leiden city center, and on the northern border of the Leiden Diaconessenhuis hospital. \n* Tea House \n* \n* Tea House (ceiling)Show on map
DuinrellDuinrell is an amusement park situated in Wassenaar, The Netherlands. Its main character is Rick the Frog. It also contains a caravan park and a camp-site. A variety of accommodations are also available including lodges, tents and static caravans. Bike and kart hire is available. The park has its own shop. Duinrell has been critically acclaimed for its attraction park with swimming pool (the Tikibad), which has the longest waterslides in the Netherlands. The pool is open to 2200 on most days. The park is located on the estate of the counts Van Zuylen van Nijevelt.Show on map
SarphatiparkThe Sarphatipark is a public urban park located in the stadsdeel Amsterdam Oud-Zuid in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The park is named after Samuel Sarphati. In 1942, the park was renamed \"Bollandpark\" after G.J.P.J. Bolland, because Samuel Sarphati was a Jew. The old name was restored after the war in 1945. The Dutch painter Mommie Schwarz and his wife Else Berg lived adjacent to the park from 1927 until their deportation to, and execution at, the Auschwitz concentration camp in 1942. Some of their last works were landscape paintings of the park.Show on map
BroekBroek was a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland, located west and north of Gouda. A longer name of the municipality, Broek, Bloemendaal, Broekhuizen, Thuil en het Weegje names the polders that are part of the municipality. Broek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1870, when it became part of Waddinxveen. The polder \"Broek\" is now part of the municipality of Gouda, as is part of Bloemendaal. Around 1850, the municipality had a population of more than 1300, on an area of 17.55 km².,Show on map
IJsselmondeIJsselmonde is a river island between the Nieuwe Maas, Noord and Oude Maas branches rivers of the Rhine-Meuse delta in the Dutch province of South Holland. The city of Rotterdam now occupies most of the northern part of the island and includes the eponymous former village of IJsselmonde, once a separate community. The island was once a rich agricultural region, but is mostly suburbs today. Only the mid-south parts of the island have retained their agricultural character.Show on map
Hoekse WaardThe Hoekse Waard (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦuksə ˈʋaːrt]; pre-1947 spelling: Hoeksche Waard) is an island between the Oude Maas, Dordtsche Kil, Hollands Diep, Haringvliet and Spui rivers in the province of Zuid Holland in the Netherlands. The island is a mostly agricultural region, south of Rotterdam. The Hoeksche Waard consists of reclaimed land (polders): after the Saint Elisabeth flood of 1421 most of the area was flooded. The land has been reclaimed gradually in the following centuries.Show on map
Weena51°55′24″N 4°28′13″E / 51.92333°N 4.4704°E(For other uses, see Weena (disambiguation).)\nWeena is a street with many highrises in the center of Rotterdam. The street leads from the Stationsplein to the Hofplein. On the other side of the Centraal Station the street is called the Beukelsdijk. In 2007 Weena was named the most air-polluted street in the Netherlands. Weena was named after the Hof van Wena, a 12th-century keep which stood at the site of the former Hofplein Station.Show on map
WesterparkThe \"Westerpark\" (English: \"Western Park\") is a public urban park in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The former borough (stadsdeel) of Westerpark is named after the park, as is the current neighborhood. In 2012 opposite the park, two trains were involved in a head-on collision.The verdant space of the former Westergasfabriek gasworks along Haarlemmerweg has become a place for cultural avant-garde businesses and events.Show on map
Haagse BosHaagse Bos (Dutch pronunciation: [ɦaːxsə ˈbɔs], literally Forest of The Hague) is a rectangular neighbourhood and forest in the Haagse Hout district of The Hague, Netherlands, reaching from the old city centre in the south-west to the border of Wassenaar in the north-east. It is also one of the oldest remaining forests of the country. During World War II, the park was used by the Germans for launching V-1 and V-2 rockets.Show on map
MadurodamMadurodam (Dutch pronunciation: [maːdyroːdɑm]) is a miniature park and tourist attraction in the Scheveningen district of The Hague in the Netherlands. It is home to a range of 1:25 scale model replicas of famous Dutch landmarks, historical cities and large developments. The park was opened in 1952 and has since been visited by tens of millions of visitors. The proceeds from the park go towards various charities in the Netherlands. In 2012, Madurodam celebrated its 60th anniversary.Show on map
VeurVeur is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It covered the northwestern part of the current town of Leidschendam. Veur was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1938, when it merges with Stompwijk to form the new municipality of Leidschendam.Show on map
ZuidplaspolderThe Zuidplaspolder is a polder in the western Netherlands, located northeast of Rotterdam. It reaches a depth of 7.0 metres (23.0 ft) under the mean sea level. This makes it, along with Lammefjord in Denmark, the lowest point of Western Europe and the European Union.Show on map
AlblasserwaardThe Alblasserwaard (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑlblɑsərˌʋaːrt]) is a polder in the province South Holland in the Netherlands. It is mainly known for the windmills of Kinderdijk, a village in the northwest of the Alblasserwaard.Show on map
MatenaMatena is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. The village lies in the municipality of Papendrecht. Matena lies east of the town of Papendrecht.Show on map
MaasvlakteThe Maasvlakte (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈmaːsˌflɑktə]) is part of Europoort, a harbour and industrial area near the city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands.Show on map
NoordereilandNoordereiland is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands.Show on map