A daytrip to Gorinchem
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May 6th, 2009 – by: KeikoCreative
It is situated 40 km east of Rotterdam on the north bank of the Merwede where the picturesque river Linge flows into it. passing through the old center.
Surrounding the town is the typical Dutch river landscape: water, green meadows, willows, dykes and windmills. The old center is both intimate and picturesque and is surrounded by 17th century earth ramparts. Historic buildings, a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants can be found (in the town). The old river harbour contains many traditional boats.
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