Going Dutch is a pleasant surprise

Beaches don’t immediately spring to mind when thinking of the Netherlands but the Rawlings family were delighted to discover superb, long sandy stretches during a short two-site break in this fascinating, friendly country.

Beaches don’t immediately spring to mind when thinking of the Netherlands but the Rawlings family were delighted to discover superb, long sandy stretches during a short break in this fascinating, friendly country. 

After jumping on the overnight ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland they also enjoyed: 

  • Exploring the city of Leiden
  • Cycling along the banks of canals
  • Visiting a medieval castle
  • A bike tour of ancient underground mines
  • Hurtling downhill on a toboggan
  • A day in Amsterdam

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