The Netherlands


The Netherlands joined the European Union in 1952 and is one of the founders. The flag used to be orang, white, and blue. In the 16th , William 1 Prince of Orange, led the Dutch revolt against Spain. He used the princes flag (Orange) with white and blue. The Netherlands use the Euro and have a Bicameral Legislature as a government.

Interesting Facts

The flag used to be orange, blue, and white. Anne Frank lived here. They used to use the guilder as currency.
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The Netherlands are right under the North Sea, to the left of Denmark, and right over Belgium and Germany.
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Tourism and major cities

Four major cities to visit are Rotterdam, North Holland, South Holland, and Amsterdam.

Along with these places you should visit Anne Frank's house, the cheese factory, the Amsterdam Dungeon, and the torture museum.