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Location - Western Europe; Capital - Amsterdam; Population - 17 million; Currency - Euro

In the Summer of 1991 I took a ferry from Harwich to the Hook of Holland and on to Amsterdam, during my 'inter-rail' around Europe.


holnoteDutch currency note in 1991 - the Guilder.









euroReplaced by the Euro.










hol4The canals of Amsterdam


hol1Just outside Amsterdam train station



hol2Central Amsterdam















hol3From a boat on the Amsterdam canal system















hol6Square in Amsterdam




hol7Bird's eye view of the city - Amsterdam



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