The Rapenburg, with his historical buildings, university and botanical garden is unique.
Rapenburg canal was dug to ensure that Leiden could be well defended. In the 17th century, it developed into the most important and most fashionable canal in the entire city, the canal where rich merchants and famous professors lived. Princess Beatrix, King Willem-Alexander and other members of the…
“The neighbourhood around the harbour is where you will find some of the city’s finest eating places. This is also the location of the historic Zijlpoort that now houses a restaurant. ”
“Op minuten loopafstand waan je je even in een andere wereld... geen stad maar alleen maar groen om je heen. Na de wandeling kan je naar het biologisch restaurant Tuin van de Smit.”
“Street market in Leiden on Wednesday and Saturday (07.00 - 16.00) is a great place to buy fresh fruit, vegetables, fish, cheese, bread etc. ”
“Every Wednesday and Saturday is a big market with fresh produce from local suppliers. Here you will find, meats, fish, cheeses, nuts, baked goods and bread, fruit, vegetables and flowers.”