Zeeland

Zeeland traditional dress

Zeeland is a province in the south-west of the Netherlands. It borders on Noord-Brabant in the east, the country of Belgium in the south, the North Sea in the west and Zuid-Holland in the north. The capital of Zeeland is Middelburg. Other larger towns are: Vlissingen Goes Terneuzen … [Read more...]

Noord-Brabant

Noord-Brabant traditional dress

The province of Noord-Brabant lies in the south of the Netherlands. It borders on Limburg to the east, the country of Belgium to the south, the province of Zeeland to the west and the provinces of Zuid-Holland, Utrecht and Gelderland to the north. The capital city of Noord-Brabant is Den Bosch, also known as 's-Hertogenbosch. Other larger towns … [Read more...]

Limburg

Limburg traditional dress

The province of Limburg is situated in the south-east of the Netherlands. The province borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, Belgium and Noord-Brabant to the east and Noord-Brabant to the north. The capital city of Limburg is Maastricht. Other larger towns are: Heerlen Sittard Venlo Geleen … [Read more...]

Flevoland

Flevoland traditional dress

Flevoland is the youngest province of the Netherlands and consists almost entirely of land reclaimed from the sea. It borders on Friesland and Overijssel in the east, Gelderland and Utrecht in the south, Noord-Holland and the IJsselmeer in the west and the IJsselmeer in the north.The capital city of Flevoland is Lelystad. Other larger towns … [Read more...]

Utrecht

Utrecht traditional dress

Utrecht is a province in the middle of the Netherlands. It borders on Gelderland in the east, Gelderland and Zuid-Holland in the south, Zuid-Holland and Noord-Holland in the west and Noord-Holland and Flevoland in the north. The capital city of Utrecht is called Utrecht as well. Other larger towns are: Amersfoort Zeist Soest Nieuwegein … [Read more...]

Noord-Holland

Noord-Holland traditional dress

Noord-Holland is a province in the north-west of the Netherlands. It borders on the IJsselmeer, Utrecht and Flevoland in the east, Utrecht and Zuid-Holland in the south, and the North Sea on the west and north.The capital city of Noord-Holland is Haarlem. The capital city of the Netherlands, Amsterdam, is also situated in Noord-Holland. Other … [Read more...]

Zuid-Holland

Zuid-Holland traditional dress

Zuid-Holland is a province in the west of the Netherlands. It borders on Utrecht and Gelderland in the east, Noord-Brabant and Zeeland in the south, the North Sea in the west and Noord-Holland in the north. The capital city of Zuid-Holland is The Hague (In Dutch Den Haag or 's-Gravenhage). Other large towns … [Read more...]

Groningen

Traditional Groningen dress

Groningen is a province in the North-East of the Netherlands. On the east it borders on Germany, on the west on Friesland, on the south on Drenthe and on the north on the North Sea. The capital of Groningen is also called Groningen, sometimes called Groningen stad (Groningen city) to make the distinction clear. The largest towns in Groningen … [Read more...]

Drenthe

Drenthe traditional dress

Drenthe is a province in the north of the Netherlands. It borders on the province of Groningen in the North, Germany in the east, Overijssel in the south and Friesland in the west.The capital city of Drenthe is Assen. Other large towns are:EmmenHoogeveenMeppel … [Read more...]

Overijssel

Traditional Overijssel dress

Overijssel is a province in the east of the Netherlands. It borders on Germany in the east, Drenthe and Friesland in the north, Gelderland to the south and Flevoland and Gelderland to the west.The capital city of Overijssel is Zwolle. The largest towns are:EnschedeAlmeloHengeloOldenzaalDeventer … [Read more...]