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Stories and Tips Groningen

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Visiting Groningen

Written by jipp05 on 09 Nov, 2010

Groningen city is the capital of the Groningen province in The Netherlands.For someone looking to take a short European city break somewhere different from the usual suspects of Amsterdam/Paris/Rome etc. then Groningen may just be what you are looking for.Groningen has a small airport but…Read More


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Groningen, Historic City on the Hondsrug

Written by mooncross on 11 Feb, 2009

The first written mention of Groningen dates back to 1040. With over 180,000 inhabitants, the capital city of the similarly named Province of Groningen, is among the ten largest cities of the Netherlands.Despite that, the city has managed to keep its small-town atmosphere, with its…Read More


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Strolling around Groningen

Written by artslover on 01 Oct, 2009

Groningen seems a lot like a small Amsterdam, except students are substituted for tourists. When not trying to get our daughter settled into her university housing, we spent a lot of time mostly strolling around. There are a number of parks not too far from…Read More


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