"Arnhem, capital of Gelderland" Arnhem by OlafS
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Actually I have little to say about this town. I don't know anything about its restaurants, nor do I know any bars. I couldn't care less about its nightlife. My only interest for Arnhem is in its architecture. This is an old city, the former residence of the counts and dukes of Gelre, and now capital of the province of Gelderland. In september 1944 it was the scene of a failed attempt by the allies to capture the bridge over the Rhine. Much of the town was destroyed and rebuilding after the war was not always done in good taste. Oh well, you can see that for yourself in the picture. Still there are some nice buildings to be admired. That's why I visited the place in April 2002. I combined my trip with a visit to the nearby village of Oosterbeek.
The St. Walburg is Arnhem's oldest church. It's in a very moderate Gothic style which is almost completely devoid of... more travel advice
They can't, can they? They didn't, did they? Yes they could. And yes, they did. They put a big and hideously modern... more travel advice
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