Rotterdam, Netherlands

About Rotterdam, Netherlands

Rotterdam is a city in the Netherlands, in South Holland within the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt river delta at the North Sea. Its history goes back to 1270 when a dam was constructed in the Rotte river by people settled around it for safety. In 1340, Rotterdam was granted city rights by the Count of Holland.A major logistic and economic centre, Rotterdam is Europe's largest port and has a population of 633,471, the second-largest in the Netherlands, just behind Amsterdam.Rotterdam is known for the ...

Show the whole text

Rotterdam, Netherlands' upcoming events

Rotterdam, Netherlands' previous events