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Leeuwarden, The Netherlands

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An old market town at the heart of an agricultural district, LEEUWARDEN was formed from the amalgamation of three terpen that originally stood on an expanse of water known as the Middelzee. Later it was the residence of the powerful Frisian Stadholders, who vied with those of Holland for control of the United Provinces; tracks from this period can still be found in Leeuwarden. These days it's Friesland's capital, a university town with a provincial air, its centre a discordant blend of modern glass architecture and traditional design. While it lacks the concentrated historic charm of many other Dutch …
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Fletcher Hotel Stadhouder Hof

This four-star is one of the popular hotels in the city. It is not only luxurious but also has a warm and welcoming ambience. Hotel Bacata is within walking distance ...