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City break in Delft. Active leisure ideas for Delft - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Oude stadhuis in Delft by night Travelers will surely find great pleasure in making a walking tour around the city. On its territory they will find beautiful parks and alleys. Daytime is full of festivals and celebrations of all sorts. Bicycle remains the most popular transportation vehicle in Delft. Tourists also have an opportunity to rent a two-wheeled friend and go to explore the city’s neighborhoods.
A stylish hotel, Shanghai Hotel Holland will amaze visitors with its modern architecture. The façade of the creative building is completely made of glass, so it lets much daylight in, … Open
Fans of nightlife will surely appreciate such widest selection of clubs and discos. Make sure you don’t forget to visit the famous Locus Publicus Delft. This is both a night club and a bar. Here guests are offered to try exotic cocktails, several types of beers and various snacks. The club often hosts parties and stylized performances of popular disc jockeys. Local bars can become a great alternative to nightclubs. Some of them also offer rich cultural program. Speakers bar is a very popular place. Fans of jazz music prefer going to Bebop bar.
Shopping fans should definitely make a visit to shops located near the old factories. This is the place where you can buy best souvenirs - fine porcelain and handmade crafts. You should definitely visit the local flower market, where you can buy a huge bunch of tulips for a modest price. Here you can find most unique tulip colors. Many people visit this flower market simply as a museum, where they can admire stunningly beautiful bouquets. Items made of porcelain remain the most popular souvenirs that are bought by travelers. You can buy them virtually in every mall. The most popular shopping pavilions of the city are located near Market Square. Saturday market is the best place to purchase delicious food. Each week farmers bring best fruits and vegetables to Delft, as well as excellent homemade cheese. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Delft
♥   National Park 'De Biesbosch' , 38.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Zuid-Kennemerland' , 48.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Oosterschelde' , 54.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Loonse en Drunense Duinen' , 65 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Grenspark de Zoom - Kalmthoutse Heide' , 66.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Delft
♥   Amusement park 'Drievliet' Rijswijk, 6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Madurodam' Den Haag, 12 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Duinrell' Wassenaar, 16.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Amsterdam Dungeon' Amsterdam, 54.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Deltapark Neeltje Jans' vrouwenpolder, 60.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Delft
♥   Water park 'Dutch Water Dreams' Zoetermeer, 11.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Tikibad' Wassenaar, 16.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Splash' hellevoetsluis, 26.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Splesj' Hoeven, 49.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'WipeOut Zoelen' , 73.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Delft
♥   Restaurant 'Aan de Zweth' Schipluiden. Type - Modern French. 4.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Niven' Rijswijk. Type - Creative. 5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Savarin' Rijswijk. Type - Modern cuisine. 5.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Villa la Ruche' Voorburg. Type - Modern French. 7.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'De Lickebaertshoeve' Maasland. Type - Modern cuisine. 7.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Delft from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Madurodam

From the series “Famous miniature museums of architectural objects and cities”
Madurodam received its name in honour of the famous student from Curacao George Maduro, who sacrificed his life in fight against the Nazi occupying forces. The initiators of the construction of the park were parents of the deceased student. For many years after the opening, all the proceeds of Madurodam were transferred to charitable purposes. The park of miniatures actively cooperates with various youth and charitable organizations nowadays. For tourists, Madurodam is a great opportunity to see the iconic sights of Holland in one place. The beautiful Royal Palace, the Mauritshuis Museum, the modern Schiphol Airport and the Rijksmuseum are just a few of the realistic mock-ups available for study. … Read further

Erasmusbrug

From the series “Unbelievable and magnificent bridges and viaducts”
The construction of the bridge cost more than 163 million euros. Queen Beatrix took part in the ceremonial opening ceremonies. Since the opening, the bridge has 'an active social and cultural life'. The director and main actor Jackie Chan has the bridge as the shooting location of the series 'Who am I?' Filmes in 1998 was chosen. In 2005 the concert of the world famous DJ Tiesto took place on the background of the beautiful bridge. The Erasmus Bridge is one of the landmarks of modern Rotterdam, connecting the city center with one of the newest and most active districts - Kop van Zuid. … Read further

Lisse Tulip Fields

From the series “Top 13 most colorful and picturesque places on the planet”
In total, more than three billion flowers are planted annually on plantations. Almost all flowers grown on plantations are exported to the other countries. Tourists traveling to Lisse can visit the beautiful plantations as part of a bus excursion. The followers of the more original entertainments, prefer to enjoy the colorful landscape during the helicopter excursion. From the height you can appreciate the size of the plantations and their harmonious shape. … Read further
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City break ideas for neighbours of Delft

Guide to your best city break in Delft - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Delft - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Delft?' disappears immediately.
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