Hotels in Netherlands
The Netherlands is located in Northwest Europe along the North Sea. It shares borders with Belgium and Germany. This Dutch country, also commonly referred to as Holland, is popular for its overall relaxed atmosphere.
The Netherlands holds annual events and festivals that bring visitors from all over the world. To name just a few:
Zomercarnaval (Summer Carnival): This huge festival and parade is one of the biggest events in the country. Celebrating summer and sun and tropical-themed fun, it is held in Rotterdam every July.
Pinkpop: For those who love to rock, this festival is for you. Held in Landgraaf, Pinkpop is one of the biggest music festivals around the globe. Musicians from all over the world come here to put on a show at the end of each May. Previous shows include performances by world-famous acts such as Metallica, Foo Fighters, Rage Against the Machine, Alanis Morissette and Bad Religion.
Queen's Day (Orange Festival): Celebrated each year on April 30, Queen's Day is an event held in Amsterdam to celebrate the birthday of the late Queen Juliana. (Queen's Day is also known as Orange Festival as the Dutch royal family is known as the House of Orange.) Festivities include markets, food booths, singing and dancing performances and much more. Come join the party!
The Netherlands is a beautiful country to visit. Whether you wish to stay in downtown Amsterdam or out in the countryside with views of tulips and a windmill, let 1-800-Fly-Europe help you find the perfect property for your trip to the Netherlands.