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Events in the Netherlands in 2013

May 4 and May 5: Remembrance Day And Liberation Day In The Netherlands

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The entire nation comes to a complete and silent halt for two minutes.  

By John Richardson

May 4 and  May 5 are two very important days in The Netherlands:  Remembrance Day and Liberation Day.   Below you will find information regarding these two days. Those of you who are new to the Netherlands should take a moment to read this information.

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Keukenhof 2013: The United Kingdom – Land of Great Gardens

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Most spectacular start to spring you’ll ever see: Enchanting tour of the world’s biggest garden which has seven million flowers

By DAMIEN GAYLE in The Daily Mail

PUBLISHED: 12:48 GMT, 24 April 2013 | UPDATED: 14:24 GMT, 24 April 2013

It opened to the public on March 21 and continues for eight weeks.

Most spectacular start to spring you’ll ever see: Enchanting tour of the world’s biggest garden which has seven million flowers http://bit.ly/XWVpP

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