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Why Dordrecht is A Must Visit

Dordrecht, the city with a village feel. Although 'Dordt' is not yet very well known, there is more and more recognition. And for a good reason! In this article you will find four important reasons why Dordrecht should be on your 'to visit' list!

1. Shop 'till you drop

From large chains such as H&M, the Sting and Primark to small shops with irresistible small gifts. In this article you can read about all the nice shops on the Voorstraat. More a fan of vintage shops? Read here where you can find all the good shops.

2. History is everywhere

Dordrecht is the oldest city in the Netherlands (the city already received city rights in 1220!), which you can also clearly see in the city center. Take a walk through the city and you will notice that the city center is full of old buildings. Or visit different museums, for example:

3. Prefer taking a walk in nature?

Nearby you will find the Biesbosch: a 90km² area of pure nature and tranquility. The perfect place if you want to get away from the crowds. Looking for something smaller? Then you will want to visit the Weizigtpark soon. 

4. Eat good, feel good!

Every city trip is only perfect when you also eat well! Here in Dordrecht we have plenty of choice for a pleasant evening of drinks and good food. Check out all the restaurants and cafes in the city centre here.

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