Texel, the biggest island of the Netherlands August 30th 2009 What best to do on a warm spring morning when you’re in the Netherlands then head out to Texel? Texel is one of the biggest Island’s in the North West of the Netherlands. It’s the biggest of the 5 Netherlands Islands - but not too big to bike around all day. And that’s just what we did.
Saturday morning, 2 May 2009, getting up at about 7:30am, we left the house about 40 minutes later t ... read more
Europe » Netherlands » North Holland » Texel 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