Delft is a mid-sized city in the west of the . It's a beautiful, unspoiled town with traditional architecture, canals and bikes. It's also home to the world famous blue and white ceramics.

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Christiaan Huygens FRS, also spelled Huyghens, was a Dutch physicist, mathematician, astronomer and inventor, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest scientists of all time and a major figure in the scientific revolution.

Delft University of Technology also known as TU Delft, is the largest and oldest Dutch public technological university, located in , Netherlands.

The Nieuwe Kerk is a Protestant church in the city of in the .

The Little Street is a painting by the painter Johannes Vermeer, executed c.

The Oude Kerk, nicknamed Oude Jan and Scheve Jan, is a Gothic Protestant church in the old city center of , the .

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Schipluiden is a village in the western , in the province of .

Hodenpijl is a hamlet in the province of .

Sion is a hamlet in the municipality of .

Agnetapark was an area of workers' housing in , , the .

Hof van Delft is a former municipality in the province of .


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