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Keukenhof 2011 season opens March 25
If you are visiting the Netherlands between March 25 and May 20, you may want to add the Keukenhof Gardens to your itinerary. The gardens are home the largest collection of tulips and other flowers in the world, and showcase the Dutch brilliance in horticulture.
The theme for this year is "Germany Land of Poets and Philosophers" and the opening will be performed by the wife of the German President, Mrs. Bettina Wulff.
The gardens are open daily from 8AM till 7:30PM and admission is EUR14.50 for adults and EUR7 for kids. For a small surcharge, you can order tickets online that include a bus ride from The Hague, Leiden or Schiphol.
[Photos courtesy Keukenhof.nl]