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Capelsebrug metro station

Capelsebrug is a station on lines A, B, and C of the Rotterdam Metro. The station is situated in the eastern part of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, at the boundary with Capelle aan den IJssel municipality. At Capelsebrug station, lines A and B tur ...

                                               

Charlois

Charlois is a neighbourhood of the Dutch city of Rotterdam. It is located on the south bank of the Meuse River. Charlois used to be a separate village; the municipality Charlois existed until 1895, when it became part of Rotterdam.

                                               

Cool (Rotterdam)

Cool is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands in the Centrum borough. It is enclosed by the Weena in the north, the Mauritsweg and Eendrachtsweg in the west, Vasteland in the south and the Coolsingel and Schiedamse Vest in the east.

                                               

Coolhaven metro station

Coolhaven is an underground subway station in the Dutch city of Rotterdam. It is served by Rotterdam Metro lines A, B, and C. The station, with one island platform, opened on 10 May 1982 as the western terminus of the East-West Line. Coolhaven wa ...

                                               

Coolsingel

Coolsingel is one of the best known streets in central Rotterdam. It is located in the Cool district. The street leads from the Hofplein to the Churchillplein. Plans were announced in 2016 to reduce traffic congestion on the street. The redevelop ...

                                               

De Kapel

De Kapel is a neighbourhood in the municipality of Midden-Delfland, in the province of South Holland in The Netherlands. It lies in the south of this municipality between Negenhuizen and the town of Vlaardingen. The entire area around the crossro ...

                                               

De Lier

De Lier is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km north of Maassluis. It also lies about 6 feet below sea level. The village of De Lier obtained its name from the name o ...

                                               

De Terp metro station

De Terp is a subway station on Line C of the Rotterdam Metro and is situated in the town of Capelle aan den IJssel, in the Oostgaarde area, just east of Rotterdam. It is the northern terminus of the line. The station was opened on 26 May 1994 as ...

                                               

De Tochten metro station

De Tochten is a subway station on Line B of the Rotterdam Metro and is situated in Rotterdam-Zevenkamp. The station was opened on April 19, 1984. It has served as terminus for a long time, until the opening of the one-station extension towards th ...

                                               

De Vennip

De Vennip is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It consisted of a small area of land east of Hillegom, and a large part of the Haarlemmermeer lake, including the island of Beinsdorp. According to the 19th-century histor ...

                                               

Delft Campus railway station

Delft Campus railway station is a railway station in Delft, Netherlands, located on the railway line between The Hague and Rotterdam. The railway station was opened on 31 May 1970. The station building was demolished in June 2006. The name of the ...

                                               

Dijkzigt metro station

Dijkzigt is an underground subway station in the city of Rotterdam, and is served by Rotterdam Metro lines A, B, and C. The station is located next to the Erasmus MC and the Erasmus University. Dijkzigt station was opened on 10 May 1982 as a stat ...

                                               

Dirksland

Dirksland is a town and former municipality on Goeree-Overflakkee Island in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality had a population of about 8.000 in 2007, and covered an area of about 74 km² of which a ...

                                               

Drechtsteden

The Drechtsteden" ; Dutch for "Drecht cities") are a number of towns and cities bordering each other in the delta area of the rivers Oude Maas, Noord, and Beneden-Merwede in the province of South Holland, Netherlands. These cooperate in the Gemee ...

                                               

Driebruggen

Driebruggen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 6 km east of Gouda. In 2001, the village of Driebruggen had 1313 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village wa ...

                                               

Eendrachtsplein metro station

Eendrachtsplein is an underground subway station in the center of Rotterdam. It is part of the Rotterdam Metro lines A, B, and C. The station is named after Eendracht Square. It was opened on 10 May 1982. The station is located near several cultu ...

                                               

Feijenoord district

Feijenoord, not to be confused with the neighbourhood Feijenoord is a district in Rotterdam and is located south of the Nieuwe Maas. As of 1 January 2004 there were 72.320 citizens. The area is 6.44 km². It is not the home of the citys main footb ...

                                               

Geervliet

Geervliet is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 6 km northwest of Spijkenisse on the Brielse Maas. It received city rights in 1381. Geervliet was a separate municipality u ...

                                               

Giessenburg

Giessenburg is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 6 km west of Gorinchem. Giessenburg was a separate municipality between 1957 and 1986. It was created in a merger of t ...

                                               

Goedereede

Goedereede is a little town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The former municipality had a population of about 11.000 in 2010. It consisted of the west part of the island of Goeree-Overflakkee. ...

                                               

Goudswaard

Goudswaard is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland, located on the westernmost tip of the Hoeksche Waard, approximately 6 km south-west of Spijkenisse. Goudswaard was a separate municipality from 1817 until 1984, when it was merged wi ...

                                               

Graafstroom (former municipality)

Graafstroom is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, and the region of Alblasserwaard. The former municipality had a population of 9.697 in 2004, and covered an area of 69.32 km² of which 2.21 km² was ...

                                               

Grevelingen

Grevelingen or Grevelingenmeer is a closed off part of the Rhine-Meuse estuary on the border of the Dutch provinces of South Holland and Zeeland. It is situated between the islands of Goeree-Overflakkee South Holland and Schouwen-Duiveland Zeelan ...

                                               

Groot-Ammers

Groot-Ammers is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenlanden, and is located about 13 km southeast of Gouda on the southside of the Lek River. In 2001, the town of Groot-Ammers had 2822 inhabitant ...

                                               

Haaglanden

Parts of this article have been translated from the Dutch version of this page Haaglanden", literally Haguelands) is the conurbation surrounding The Hague in the Netherlands. The citys position as the countrys seat of government makes the region ...

                                               

Haastrecht

Haastrecht is a town on the Hollandse IJssel river in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 5 km east of Gouda. In 2001, the town of Haastrecht had 3302 inhabitants. The built-up a ...

                                               

Heemraadlaan metro station

Heemraadlaan is one of three subway stations in the Dutch city of Spijkenisse. The station is the penultimate stop for trains of Rotterdam Metro lines C and D and features two side platforms. The station is named for the large thoroughfare above ...

                                               

Heenvliet

Heenvliet is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 7 km south of Maassluis, on the Brielse Maas. Heenvliet was a separate municipality until 1980, when it became part of Bern ...

                                               

Heerjansdam

Heerjansdam) is a village in the western Netherlands, in municipality of Zwijndrecht, South Holland. It has a population of 3.590.

                                               

Heijplaat

Heijplaat is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Based on Garden Village design principles, the planning of the area was started in 1913 using funds from the 1902 Housing Act. The project was initiated by the Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatscha ...

                                               

Hofwegen

Hofwegen is a hamlet in Molenwaard, which is a municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located on the south bank of the small river Graafstroom. It is now considered to be part of the village of Bleskensgraaf, which lies on the ...

                                               

Hoogblokland

Hoogblokland is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 4 km north of Gorinchem. In 2001, the village of Hoogblokland had 935 inhabitants. The built-up area of the villag ...

                                               

Hoogvliet

Hoogvliet is a borough of Rotterdam, Netherlands. As of 1 January 2004, it had 36.619 inhabitants. There is also a national chain of Dutch supermarkets with the same name.

                                               

Hoogvliet metro station

Hoogvliet is an above-ground subway station of the Rotterdam Metro lines C and D. The station is located in the borough Hoogvliet in Rotterdam and features two side platforms. The station was opened on 25 October 1974. On that date, the North-Sou ...

                                               

Hoornaar

Hoornaar is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland, in the Alblasserwaard, north of the river Merwede and south of the river Lek. It is a part of the municipality of Molenlanden, and lies about 5 km north of Gorinchem. In 2007, the town of ...

                                               

IJsselmonde (village)

IJsselmonde is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located to the east of the city of Rotterdam. The village derives its name from the river Hollandsche IJssel, which flows into the Nieuwe Maas opposite from the villag ...

                                               

IJsselmonde, Rotterdam

IJsselmonde is a borough in the southeastern corner of the city of Rotterdam, Netherlands. As of 2006 it has 58.782 inhabitants. The name IJsselmonde is also used to denote the island in the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta bordered by the Nieuwe Maas t ...

                                               

Jacobswoude

Jacobswoude is a former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, now part of municipality Kaag en Braassem. Before the merger with Alkemade, the municipality covered an area of 41.37 km² of which 4.88 km² is wate ...

                                               

Kaag

De Kaag is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Kaag en Braassem, and lies about 8 kilometres northeast of Leiden. The village of Kaag lies on an island called Kagereiland in the Kager Lakes Kagerp ...

                                               

Kethel en Spaland

Kethel en Spaland is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located to the north of the city of Schiedam, and covered the village of Kethel and the hamlet Kandelaar. Kethel en Spaland was a separate municipality unti ...

                                               

Klaaswaal

Klaaswaal is a village and former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is centrally located on one of the island Hoeksche Waard. Klaaswaal was a separate municipality until 1984, when it was merged with Numansdorp to form the m ...

                                               

Kleiwegkwartier

Kleiwegkwartier is a neighbourhood quarter in Rotterdam, Netherlands. It is in the southern part of Hillegersberg with origins dating from the early 1600s.

                                               

Kop van Zuid

Kop van Zuid is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, The Netherlands, located on the south bank of the Nieuwe Maas opposite the center of town. The district is relatively young and includes the Wilhelmina Pier as well as the V bounded by the Rose Street ...

                                               

Korendijk

Korendijk listen was a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covered an area of 100.47 km 2 of which 23.21 km 2 was water. With the municipal reorganization of the Hoeksche Waard on 1 January ...

                                               

Koudekerk aan den Rijn

Koudekerk aan den Rijn is a town located in the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands. It is located about 4 km west of the urban centre, in the province of South Holland. The village Koudekerk aan den Rijn has a population of around 3 ...

                                               

Kralingen

Kralingen is a former village in the Dutch province of South Holland, now a neighbourhood of Rotterdam. It is located about 3 kilometres east of the city centre, in the borough Kralingen-Crooswijk. Kralingen was a separate municipality until 1895 ...

                                               

Kralingen-Crooswijk

Kralingen-Crooswijk ˈkroːs.ʋɛi̯k") is a township of the city of Rotterdam, Netherlands. It is located at the immediate east of the citys centre. As of 2005 it has about 52.379 inhabitants and has a territory of about 1.286 ha. It consists of the ...

                                               

Kralingse Zoom metro station

Kralingse Zoom is a subway station on lines A, B, and C of the Rotterdam Metro, in the Kralingen neighbourhood of eastern Rotterdam. The station is located just west of the A16 motorway on the east side of Kralingse Zoom, the road it is named aft ...

                                               

Krimpen aan de Lek

Krimpen aan de Lek is a town on the Lek River in the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, province of South Holland, the Netherlands. It had 6.607 inhabitants in 2008. The name Krimpen comes from the archaic word Krempener ", meaning "river crossing". ...

                                               

Krimpenerwaard

Krimpenerwaard is a municipality of the Netherlands. It is a rural area located in the east of the province of South Holland, just south of Gouda and east of the Rotterdam conurbation. It is bordered on the north by the river Hollandse IJssel, on ...