"In the middle of nowhere-somewhere in Friesland" Top 5 Page for this destination Leeuwarden by AnnaWb

Leeuwarden Travel Guide: 143 reviews and 442 photos

Leeuwarden-small,cosy and lively

With 90,000 inhabitants, Leeuwarden is the capital of Friesland. The city has 3 professional universities, which create the atmosphere of a student city. Fun enough but getting small if you stay longer.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Easy, cosy, bars open till late
  • Cons:Everyone knows everyone
  • In a nutshell:Capital of Friesland
  • Last visit to Leeuwarden: May 2003
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • MikeStarr5's Profile Photo
    Nov 28, 2007 at 9:05 AM

    Excellent pics and well-written, informative 5 star tips - Well Done - MikeStarr5 in sunny "Barking Town", London

  • RickinDutch's Profile Photo
    Nov 28, 2005 at 2:49 PM

    Nice tips and photos. Thanks for sharing. Birthday greetings from Alaska!

  • Pierangelo's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2004 at 7:30 AM

    Useful tips for dancing in Friesland! Intersting pages on Netherlands...

  • tak_pap's Profile Photo
    Jan 29, 2004 at 10:56 AM

    so beautiful place - good site and tips

  • genispp's Profile Photo
    Dec 18, 2003 at 7:06 AM

    Beautiful page. I like your photos in your tips and page

  • Nov 27, 2003 at 9:04 PM

    Many many happy returns of the day.Wishing you a happy birthday and all the best infuture.Hope you will have a nice party tonight. Excellant page, beautiful phtographs and nice tips.

  • Waalewiener's Profile Photo
    Nov 21, 2003 at 8:54 AM

    Hi I agree Friesland is very beautiful , Lori & I were there recently, you made a lovely page of Leeuwarden, This is the weekend you are going to Essen VT meeting. I want to wish you a great time in Essen , have fun.Anna

  • hundertmorgen's Profile Photo
    Aug 27, 2003 at 1:02 AM

    I like Friesland a lot, but I wasn't in Leuwarden yet. Great tips! Thanks for your comment on my Friesland page. You should try sailing one day! Hey, and great -saw that you come to Breda in October. Then we will meet there :-)

  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Aug 22, 2003 at 2:35 PM

    A very nice page! Interesting info! Cool cows there :-)

  • Aug 22, 2003 at 4:05 AM

    nice looking city. not sure if I like the everyone knows everyone thing though! should make for some interesting gossip.


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