Holland in 2 Hours + the beach April 23rd 2005 The weather was great, so I finally got the chance to head out towards the beach resort/fishing village of Scheveningen (pronounced Skay-ven-ay-gun, I think). At first I thought I would walk the whole way (maybe a little over an hour hike) but then realized it was hot and I was lazy.
I caught a tram and stopped off in Madurodam, which is this uber-touristy place where you can see 1/25 scale mo ... read more
Europe » Netherlands » South Holland » The Hague The Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in 1815. In 1830 Belgium seceded and formed a separate kingdom. The Netherlands remained neutral in World War I, but suffered invasion and occupation by Germany in World War II. A modern, industrialized natio... ... read more