<ul><li>Amsterdam is a beautifull place to visit, it has a lot of dams and there from comes the name Amster dam becuase the dam is called “ de dam ”. </li></ul><ul><li>The famous color of the Netherlands is the color orange. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s why they call the players of football in the Netherlands orange… </li></ul><ul><li>It is also famous because the shape of the houses. </li></ul><ul><li>They are also known with a lot of Tulips. </li></ul>The city.
<ul><li>In the Netherlands there are lots of ways of transportation for example: </li></ul><ul><li>You can take the tram, the bike, the car, the bus, the train, the motorbike or scooter. </li></ul><ul><li>The most popular way of transportation is the train, the bike and the tram. </li></ul>Transportation.
<ul><li>The Rijksmuseum is one of the most important museums in Holland, the most important painting is “de nacht wacht” by Rembrandt van Rijn and “het melkmeisje” by Jan Vermeer. </li></ul>The Rijksmuseum
<ul><li>There are lots of important traditions in the Netherlands such as: To go to all the places by bike, there are lots of </li></ul><ul><li>Windmills that were used before to make bread… </li></ul><ul><li>Also they have a very strong tradition with queens day, that is a very important day that is celebrated on the 30th of April, they also celebrate it here in Madrid, every year with all the Dutch people, you can sell and buy stuff and you eat a lot of Dutch food such as: “ poffertjes, kroketten, frikadel, pannenkoeken, bitterballen etc…” </li></ul>The traditions:
<ul><li>Tho royal family consists in the actual queen. </li></ul><ul><li>Queen Beatrix. </li></ul><ul><li>In the Netherland they have a very important monument, it represents all the Dutch soldiers and people who died in all the wars. </li></ul><ul><li>They have a special festivity for it. On the 4th of may it is a feast day and on the 5th of may they have a dead memorial. </li></ul>Royal Family
<ul><li>The “ Anne Frank huis ” is one of the most symbolic places to visit in Amsterdam, it is very important because it is the actual house of Anne Frank, a girl who lived in the 2nd world war (WWII) it was a jewish girl and had to hide from Adolf Hitler in the house of there neighbours. She wrote a diary and that’s all that is left from here, her best friend is still alive, but she died in a concentration camp in Auschwitz. </li></ul>" Het Anne Frank huis "
<ul><li>The van Gogh museum is the biggest collection of van Gogh in the world of course because he was Dutch. The most famous work was the starry night. They didn’t appresiated his work when he lived and when he died they started to appresiate him more and now he is a really important artist. </li></ul>the van Gogh museum