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Balloo, Netherlands

Balloo is a small village in the northeast Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Aa en Hunze, Drenthe, about 5 km east of Assen. The village has a population of around 150.

                                               

Beilen

Beilen is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 16 km south of Assen. The old Reformed church is the only remaining truly old building; a large fire destroyed a major part o ...

                                               

Borger-Odoorn

Albert Meems 1888 in Nieuw-Buinen – after 1957 a Dutch spy for Germany in the Second World War Pieter van Boven 1898 – 1952 a Dutch fencer, competed at the 1924 Summer Olympics Henk Nienhuis 1941 in Nieuw-Buinen – 2017 a Dutch footballer and mana ...

                                               

Borger, Netherlands

Borger is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Borger-Odoorn, and lies about 18 km east of Assen. In 2001, the town of Borger had 4724 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 1.6 km², and containe ...

                                               

Bovensmilde

Bovensmilde is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 6 km southwest of Assen. In 2001, the town of Bovensmilde had 2.873 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.76 km² ...

                                               

Darp

Darp is a small town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. In 2001, the town of Darp had 507 inhabitants. It is a suburb of the municipality of Westerveld, and lies about 19 km west of Hoogeveen. The built-up area of the town was 0.17 km², and contai ...

                                               

De Punt

De Punt is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Tynaarlo, and lies about 11 km south of Groningen. The statistical area "De Punt", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of ...

                                               

De Wijk

De Wijk is a village in the Netherlands province of Drenthe. It is located in the municipality of De Wolden, and is about 7 km southeast of Meppel. It is home to Rijksmonument 39657, De Weiker Meule. De Wijk was a separate municipality until 1998 ...

                                               

De Wolden

Hendrikje Doelen 1784 in Oosterwijk – 1847 a Dutch serial killer Steven van Voorhees 1600 in Hees – 1684 an early Dutch settler in America Jan Vayne 1966 in Zuidwolde a Dutch pianist Korie Homan born 1986 in de Wijk a Dutch former wheelchair tenn ...

                                               

Deurze

Deurze is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 4 km southeast of Assen. The statistical area "Deurze", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of aro ...

                                               

Diever

Diever is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Westerveld, and lies about 18 km northwest of Hoogeveen. Diever is located near the Drentse Hoofdvaart, a major north–south route for pleasure boats in the ...

                                               

Dwingeloo

Dwingeloo is a town halfway between Meppel and Assen in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Westerveld. The town is known internationally because of the radio telescope of the Dwingeloo Radio Observatory which at th ...

                                               

Eelde

Eelde is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Tynaarlo, and lies about 9 km south of Groningen. Groningen Airport Eelde is located near the village. Eelde was a separate municipality until 1998, when it was ...

                                               

Ees, Drenthe

Ees is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Borger-Odoorn, and lies about 17 km north of Emmen. The statistical area "Ees", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 380 ...

                                               

Eext

Eext is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 12 km east of Assen. In 2001, the town of Eext had 819 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.44 km², and contained 366 res ...

                                               

Eexterveen

Eexterveen is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 17 km east of Assen. The statistical area "Eexterveen", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of ...

                                               

Eexterzandvoort

Eexterzandvoort is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 15 km east of Assen on the road from Eext to Eexterveen. On the north of the village is the stream Hunze, and on the easte ...

                                               

Ekehaar

Ekehaar is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 6 km south of Assen. In 2001, the town of Ekehaar had 199 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.14 km², and contained 7 ...

                                               

Erica, Emmen

Erica is a village in the northeastern Netherlands. It is located in Emmen, Drenthe. It has ca. 4800 inhabitants. Erica began to form in 1863. A fuel shortage prompted large-scale efforts to drain the peats in the area and cut them for fuel. Peop ...

                                               

Exloo

Exloo is a village in the province of Drenthe, Netherlands, part of the municipality of Borger-Odoorn. It lies about 12 km north of Emmen.

                                               

Garminge

Garminge is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 15 km northeast of Hoogeveen. The statistical area "Garminge", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a popul ...

                                               

Gasselterboerveenschemond

Gasselterboerveenschemond is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 21km east of Assen. It is the longest placename of the Netherlands that is written as one word. With 25 charac ...

                                               

Grolloo

Grolloo is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 11 km southeast of Assen. In 2001, the village of Grolloo had 541 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.27 km², a ...

                                               

Havelte

Havelte is a village in the northeastern Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Westerveld, Drenthe, about 60 km south-southwest of Groningen and 120 km northeast of Amsterdam. Havelte was a separate municipality until 1998, when it be ...

                                               

Hijken

Hijken is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 13 km south of Assen, the province capital of Drenthe. In 2001, the town of Hijken had 322 inhabitants. The built-up area of the ...

                                               

Hoogersmilde

Hoogersmilde is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 16 km southwest of Assen. In 2001, the town of Hoogersmilde had 730 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.19 km ...

                                               

Langelo

Langelo is a village of about 230 residents located in the Netherlands, part of the Noordenveld municipality in Drenthe. The village is noted for several historic farms, the oldest of which dates to 1792. Society Aardolie, a huge complex that ser ...

                                               

Meppel

Meppel) is a municipality and a city in the northeast of the Netherlands, in the south-west of the province Drenthe. Meppel is the smallest municipality in the province of Drenthe, with a total area of 58 km². People born in Meppel are occasional ...

                                               

Midden-Drenthe

Midden-Drenthe is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. The municipality was created in 1998, in a merger of the former municipalities of Beilen, Smilde, and Westerbork. Between 1998 and 2000, the name of the municipality was Middenveld.

                                               

Noordenveld

Noordenveld is also the name of a former Water Board, which had its office in Roden. Water Board Noordenveld arose from the Water Boards of Leutingewolde 1866-1967, De Zuidermaden 1914-1967, De Weehorst 1917-1967, De Peizer en Eeldermaden 1928-19 ...

                                               

Norg

Norg is a small, very old village in the northeastern Netherlands. It is located in the municipality of Noordenveld, Drenthe. As of 1 January 2008, Norg had a population of 3737, in comparison to a population of 3840 on 1 January 2004. Written re ...

                                               

Odoorn

Odoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Borger-Odoorn, and lies about nine km north of Emmen. Odoorn was a separate municipality until 1998, when it merged with Borger. In 2001, the village of Odo ...

                                               

Orvelte

Orvelte is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 18 km northeast of Hoogeveen. Less than 100 people live in the village. Orvelte presents itself as a museum village. There i ...

                                               

Peize

Peize is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. Located in the northern part of Drenthe approximately 10 kilometers south of the city of Groningen. It is part of the municipality of Noordenveld, located between Roden and Eelde. Peize was a s ...

                                               

Rolde

Rolde) is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Aa en Hunze, and lies about 6 km east of Assen. Rolde was a separate municipality until 1998, when it became a part of Aa en Hunze. In 2001, the town of Rol ...

                                               

Ruinerwold

Ruinerwold is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is located in the municipality of De Wolden, about 6 km northeast of Meppel. Ruinerwold was a separate municipality until 1998, when it became part of De Wolden.

                                               

Schoonoord, Coevorden

Schoonoord is a town in the Netherlands and it is part of the Coevorden municipality in Drenthe. It has an altitude of about 20 meters. The population was 2.219 with 970 households in 2004.

                                               

Smilde

Smilde is a town in the Netherlands northern province of Drenthe, is part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 10 kilometers southwest of the province capital of Assen. Smilde was a separate municipality until 1998, when it becam ...

                                               

Vledder

Vledder is a village in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Westerveld, and lies about 24 km northwest of Hoogeveen. It is located along the small river Vledder Aa.

                                               

Vries, Drenthe

Vries is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Tynaarlo, and lies about 8 km north of Assen. Vries was a separate municipality until 1998, when it was merged with Eelde and Zuidlaren into a new municipality ...

                                               

Wapserveen

Wapserveen is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Westerveld, and lies about 21 km northwest of Hoogeveen. In 2004 the town had 760 inhabitants. In 2001 the built-up area of the town was 0.11 km², and cont ...

                                               

Westeinde, Drenthe

Westeinde is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is part of the town Dwingeloo and of the municipality of Westerveld. The name Westeinde means western end and alludes to the fact that it lies west of Dwingeloo. Westeinde lies about 14 k ...

                                               

Westerveld

Westerveld is a municipality in the northeastern Netherlands. The municipality Westerveld was established in 1998 out of the municipalities of Diever, Dwingeloo, Havelte, and Vledder. Westerveld is crossed by a channel, the Drentsche Hoofdvaart. ...

                                               

Westervelde

Westervelde was named in 1486. Around 1800, Westervelde was the largest area in the village of Norg, and was the site of the town hall, where mayor Tonckens lived. The city hall, located at the Highway, is now a small hotel and restaurant, and is ...

                                               

Zandberg, Groningen-Drenthe

Zandberg is a village in the north of the Netherlands, partly located in the Groningen municipality of Westerwolde and partly in the Drenthe municipality of Borger-Odoorn. The village was created in the early nineteenth century as a settlement in ...

                                               

Zuidlaardermeer

Zuidlaardermeer is a lake in the northern part of the Netherlands. The lake runs Northwest of the village of Zuidlaren and southwards of the city of Hoogezand-Sappemeer and is called Zuidlaardermeer Dutch for: Lake of Zuidlaren. The lake is large ...

                                               

Zweeloo

Zweeloo is a village in the municipality of Coevorden, located in the province of Drenthe, The Netherlands. Zweeloo was a separate municipality from 1819 to 1998, when it was merged with Coevorden. Zweeloo is known for its Reformed Church that wa ...

                                               

Almere Buiten

Almere Buiten is a district in the municipality of Almere in the Dutch province of Flevoland. The district houses 49.552 residents. Almere Buiten is made up of the following neighbourhoods: Bloemenbuurt, Bouwmeesterbuurt, Eilandenbuurt, Faunabuur ...

                                               

Almere Stad

Almere Stad is a district of the city Almere in the Dutch province Flevoland. The first houses in Almere Stad were finished in 1980. Nowadays there are several residential areas, offices, industrial areas, parks, and a lake. The city hall as well ...

                                               

Biddinghuizen

Biddinghuizen is a village in the municipality of Dronten in the Netherlands. It is situated in the center of the province of Flevoland, about 13 km north of the city of Harderwijk. On 1 January 2018, the village had 6.295 inhabitants. The built- ...