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If you can find a way to have a private cruise, the canals and rivers passing throughout Leiden are a "must do". Historic, picturesque, pleasurable...what else can I say? Pack some cheese, wine, sandwiches and enjoy. We did this as a family with 8 adults...More
Many people enjoy the cooler evening eating along the Rhine River. This was a nice surprise to find the Rhine River and the Lesser Rhine coming together in Leiden. We took the canal tour and received a lot of history about the boats, beggars, and...More
We’ve never seen the banks of the Rhine River so vibrant and full of life than here in Leiden!
Every available spot along the bank (and even in the water on floating docks or pontoons) is occupied by cafes, bars and markets! Shops and restaurants...More
My ancestors (father's side) in the 17th century were ferryman at the Lek, my other ancestors worked at the brick-kilns along its boarders. My grandfather threw away tons of Gouda cheese into the Rhine at Bodegraven when it was not worth a penny, my mother...More
The stroll alone the Rhine and environs in Leiden gave us an excellent feel and flavor for The Netherlands. The weather was splendid. The people were friendly. The riverside, Dutch buildings, windmills, canals, and streets were wonderful to walk.
as river SO grand, they named a wine after it! beginning(don't quote me on ANY of this...inCLUding the wine...most of life is 'hearsay' ANYways...kick back...enjoy the ride if you can. on a boat OR inner tube(you know what an inner tube is, right?)))) in the...More
This is the heart of Leiden which is in any case a really pleasant town with much to offer. I saw it in really unpleasant weather but it still impressed. On a warm evening I would imagine the whole area is buzzing but even on...More