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life in a small Town in Central Netherlands
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
The Hague 8. Inner Court
The backdoor of the 'Inner court' that is the centre of the historic government buildings. There the city started with a castle from the early middle ages. The central part of the castle, the Knights Hall is still there, it is now the 'Crown Hall' where the Throne of the Dutch Kings is, ones a year the Queen gives a speech at the opening of the governmental year. A photo of that tomorrow..
City in the west of the Dutch province Utrecht, founded by the Romans in 40 AD as a castellum at the Northern Fronteer of the Roman Empire. Received city rights in 1372, forensic city for North and South Holland's bigger cities, 33.650 inhabitants.
Woerden Community contains the towns and villages: Harmelen, Kamerik and Zegveld.