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

Besides visits to historical places of interest, Arnhem has much to offer to its guests. Fans of shopping will like Bakkerstraat. The name of this street can be translated as “the street of bakers”. Several centuries ago, several outstanding bakeries were open on this street. Nowadays, the street has become home to various shops and outlets. Local shopping complexes offer trendy apparel, souvenirs, and jewelry. There are also several antiquity stores that look more like museums rather than shopping pavilions. As Bakkerstraat is a popular tourist destination, there are many cafes. Therefore, travelers can conveniently combine shopping with dining.
The most popular shopping streets of Arnhem, including the charming Roggestraat are concentrated on the territory of the Old Town. Here, you will discover some large department stores and … Open
Tourists with children will like another destination - Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark that is located not far from the heart of the city. Here children and their parents will be able to see not only many interesting animals but also walk in a beautiful park, enjoy various rides and slides, and try delicious desserts in the local café. Fans of active pastime also have a suitable destination in Arnhem – Gelredome Sports complex. This large complex includes a swimming pool, a modern fitness center, and gym.
There are even golf clubs in Arnhem. Rosendaelsche is one of the most famous. It a popular club where beginners can take several lessons from experienced coaches. Skillful players are always welcome to polish their skills on the wonderful golf course. The club has a golf gear rental office and a shop, so visitors do not need to have any equipment with them. Finally, tourists, who cannot imagine a vacation without nighttime entertainment, will also be not disappointed or bored. A large choice of nightclubs and discos will please music fans. Many bars and restaurants also serve guests till late at night and offer a wonderful entertaining program. Copyright
Arnhem is a city in the western part of Holland. This city was mentioned for the first time in the 9th century. At that time Arnhem was called Oppidium Arnoldi Villa. This place got the … Open
While walking in the center of Arnhem, you might have noticed interesting posters with meaningful quotes. Those are works of Loesje. This group of artists has already become an important landmark of the city. Loesje members believe that they can change the world or at least make it a bit better by spreading the word. The posters are dedicated to different themes, such as politics, environment pollution, special days, school, Valentine’s Day, and many more.
Arnhem west Many tourists head to the central part of Arnhem in order to shop, but there is one more interesting and authentic area – Klarendal. This neighborhood is full of small shops that sell many interesting and one-of-a-kind items. Many items sold there are exclusive or produced in small quantities, but at the same time they are affordable. Lost in Wanderland is one of such shops. It offers charming souvenirs and small household items that can make a nice gift. Various notebooks, vintage clothes, jewelry, and furniture – the shop offers a wide range of items.
Arnhem is one of the most popular cities in the Netherlands for travelers with children, and this is not surprising, because there are so many interesting things. A very special cultural … Open
June Interiors is a great place for all fans of décor. This small shop offers items of mostly their own design. The majority of items are made from natural materials, such as wood. There are home decorations for any taste, from classy gifts to business colleagues to items for a children’s room. June Interiors also offers personalized gift service. The next shop, Okimono T-Shirts, offers T-shirts with exclusive prints developed by one of the 25 designers who collaborate with this brand. All T-shirts are eco-friendly. The prints range from funny to stylish, there are special prints for fans of different sports, and many more. Okimono also offer their items online, but it’s way more pleasant to visit their shop near Goed Proeven restaurant and see everything with own eyes.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Arnhem and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Arnhem
♥   National Park 'Veluwezoom' , 9.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Hoge Veluwe' , 12.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Utrechtse Heuvelrug' , 38.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Maasduinen' , 46.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Sallandse Heuvelrug' , 52.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Arnhem
♥   Amusement park 'Amusementspark Tivoli' Berg en Dal, 18.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Het Land van Jan Klaassen' Braamt, 24.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Koningin Juliana Toren' Apeldoorn, 27.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Wunderland Kalkar' , 37.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Walibi Holland' Biddinghuizen, 51.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Arnhem
♥   Water park 'WipeOut Zoelen' , 33.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquaventura' Hellendoorn, 57.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aqua Mexicana' Slagharen, 83.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'AquaMundo Center Parcs De Vossemeren' Lommel, 90.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquafun SunParks' Mol, 99 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Arnhem
♥   Restaurant '’t Amusement' Arnhem. Type - Modern French. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'De Steenen Tafel' Arnhem. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'De Watermolen' Velp. Type - Classic cuisine. 4.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'The Hunting Lodge' Rozendaal. Type - Modern cuisine. 4.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Bronckhorst' Rheden. Type - Modern cuisine. 6.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Queen's Day

From the series “Most Enchanting and Vibrant Festivals”
The Queen’s Day is an occasion to trade all possible things. Very often in the street markets you can buy unique antiques and works of art. The most extensive festivities are traditionally held in Amsterdam. As the city centre is overcrowded, no transport is possible there. Thousands of visitors have to walk. Plenty of interesting decorations and orange clothing, exciting street performances and markets that stretch for several kilometres are really worth visiting and enjoying. … Read further

Netherlands Institute of Sound and Image

From the series “Glass Architecture - Impressive Villas and Buildings from Glass”
In the great beautiful building has also placed offices and conference halls. The last floor is used by the Museum of Mass Media, which is open for all guests of the city. The 54th meters façade was decorated within three years. The façade has 2 100 vivid panels. Inside the building has a lot of unusual glass elements. The building has marvellous glass staircases, glass partitions that separated large area. At night Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision looks amazing. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Arnhem - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Arnhem - 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 Arnhem?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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