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Bijna 8 kilogram aan kennis over Friesland! Wees er snel bij want op is op.
De Nieuwe Encyclopedie van Fryslân is een onmisbare aanvulling in de boekenkast voor iedereen die gek is van Fryslân en meer wil weten van deze provincie. Op 15 september 2016 verscheen de vierdelige encyclopedie die rond de 3000 pagina’s telt, 11.000 trefwoorden bevat en ruim 8 kilo weegt. De encyclopedie staat bomvol actuele kennis over Fryslân en is een echte pageturner geworden.
Voor al diegenen die dit standaardwerk over Fryslân altijd al hadden willen hebben! Nu voor een wel heel speciaal prijsje! Maar let op! Op = Op!
| Prijs inclusief verzenden: € 29,90
Eleven Cities in Friesland
Fryslân has a total of eleven cities as shown below. You might heard of the "11-cities" because of the world famous ice skating contest which had its first edition in 1909. Since then a total of 15 "Elfstedentochten" were organised. The final one in 1997. Ever since Fryslân is anxious when the next one will happen!
Nevertheless, all of the eleven cities in Fryslân have a rich past and cultural heritage. One by one worth a visit.
© Bauke Folkertsma
Dokkum is the northernmost town in the Netherlands and one of the oldest in the eleven cities, ’the Elfsteden”. Most of the time the city is brought in connection with Boniface, who was murdered i...
Franeker, the star of the 'Elfsteden'. We welcome you to the city in which the second university of the Netherlands was built in 1585. Even though the university is closed nowadays, it certa...
Harlingen is said to be the most beautiful city of the Frisian Elfsteden. Of course, beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, but Harlingen has something unique to offer: the distinctive flair of a rea...
Hindeloopen is a remarkable city and thanks its richness to seafaring. However, the city did not have a harbour. The settlement became a city due to the mercantile marine for especially the traders fr...
© Hendrik van Kampen
Leeuwarden, start and end point of the Elfsteden-tour, holds many surprises for its visitors because it is not in vain since 1500, the capital of Friesland. Leeuwarden is also a city with a long and r...
Sloten, the star of the Frisian Elfsteden. Out of all the Frisian Elfsteden, Sloten is preserved best, which makes it the most authentic city of Friesland. It actually gives you the feeling of travell...
Sneek, is the most famous city within the eleven Frisian cities. This degree of popularity is due to its characteristic “waterpoort”, in translation “watergate”. The city is also famous for th...
Welcome to Stavoren, the oldest and maybe the most interesting city of the Frisian Elfsteden. More than 1000 years ago, Stavoren was a rich and prosperous city, but in 991 it was sacked by the Normans...
© Marica van der Meer
Workum might be more known as the city of Jopie Huisman and the museum which is named after him, than as one of the Frisian eleven cities. Workum has an outspoken artistic and cultural climate which i...