North Holland is a province in the West of the
. It is bordered by
on the south, Utrecht on the southeast,
in the east and
in the northeast.
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Amsterdam is the capital of the
. With more than one million inhabitants in its urban area, it is the country's largest city and its financial, cultural, and creative center.
Hilversum is a medium-sized city in the
area of North Holland, the
Alkmaar is a historic city in the Province of North Holland in the
, about 10 km inland from the coast, and 40 km north-west of
In North Holland
Amstelland is a region within North Holland in the
. It is basically synonymous to Greater Amsterdam.
Gooi en Vechtstreek
The Gooi en Vechtstreek is the region around
in North Holland. It is southeast of
North Holland Peninsula
The North Holland Peninsula is a region within the province of North Holland in the
Zaanstreek-Waterland is a showcase of every stereotype one would expect from the country: dykes, windmills, flowers and wooden houses dot its flat rural lands.
Kennemerland is a region in North-Holland. Many foreign travelers make a day-trip to the historic cities of
, while the locals come here for it's nature, dunes and seaside resorts.
Texel is an island in the
West Frisian Islands
region of the
. Texel is an island with four types of landscape: dunes and beaches in the west, flatland and polders in the east and hilly in the center of the island.
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