The Netherlands is a charming small country in the low-lying river delta of northwestern . Its landscape of famously flat lands, much of it reclaimed from the sea, is dotted with windmills, blooming tulip fields and picturesque villages.

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is the Netherlands' capital and financial, cultural and creative centre with more than 850,000 inhabitants. Photo: Fabienkhan, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is the most visited province in the Netherlands and includes , the capital of the country, as well as traditional and historic Dutch villages. Photo: Arch, Public domain.

is a province of the Netherlands with a population of just over 3.7 million as of November 2019 and a population density of about 1,373/km, of which 605 km2 is water. Photo: Globe-trotter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is the region that most foreign visitors to the Netherlands attend. Photo: Al1 73, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The is a region quite unlike the rest of the country. Photo: WiDi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Obscure among foreigners, the can be a pleasant surprise. Photo: WiDi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a largely rural and natural part of the Netherlands, dotted with historic cities and charming villages and popular for its scenic landscapes. Photo: Ymblanter, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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