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A little place called Hoorn

Posted on Apr 24, 2016 by

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They call it “the beating heart of West Friesland“. Hoorn is a beautiful city, with a rich past. In the Golden Age, Hoorn was as one of the six bases of the Dutch East India Company. Today, it’s a lovely residential city, with many buildings in the historical center dating from the 16th and 17th century and listed as monuments.

I visited Hoorn in December and I have to come back for a visit in the spring, it must be very pretty with more green colour added to it!

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