Designer Outlet Roermond – Discount Shopping Mall in Netherlands

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The Designer Outlet Roermond is a fashion outlet mall located near the Dutch-German border in the south of the Netherlands. Run by McArthurGlen, the mall has around 150 branded stores and offers discounts of 30%-70% off the retail price. Netherlands isn't generally renowned for discount shopping and bargain basement prices. It's no surprise that the Designer Outlet Roermond has become...

11 Things to do when it rains in Amsterdam

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It does happen to rain quite often in Amsterdam - this is northern Europe after all. The Netherlands has a temperate, maritime climate with over 200 wet days a year and an average annual rainfall of about 760mm. So do expect the chance of some rain on a visit to Amsterdam! Apart from packing your umbrella and raincoat, here are...

Is there a Left Luggage facility at Amsterdam Central Station?

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Yes, you will find a large left luggage facility itself at Amsterdam Central station. There are also a couple of alternative baggage storage places a short walk away from the station. Amsterdam Central Station Left Luggage Amsterdam Central station has automated left luggage lockers located in the eastern passageway near the front entrance (city) side. You can simply follow the signs...

NS Dutch Railways Discount Cards (Explained)

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NS Dutch Railways has a wide (and perhaps confusing) range of subscriptions available. These come as either discount (korting) or free travel (vrij reizen) card products. If you travel regularly by train in the Netherlands then these cards could potentially save you a good deal of money. International visitors should note that these cards are mainly aimed at residents...