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Leeu·war·den

 (lā′vär-dn, lā′ü-wär′dn)
A city of northern Netherlands northeast of the Ijsselmeer, chartered in 1435.
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Leeuwarden

(Dutch ˈleːwɑrdə)
n
(Placename) a city in the N Netherlands, capital of Friesland province. Pop: 91 000 (2003 est)
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Lee•u•war•den

(ˈleɪˌwɑr dn, -ˌvɑr-)

n.
a city in N Netherlands. 85,435.
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In 2018 tens of thousands of tourists from near and faraway places visited Leeuwarden on the occasion of its designation as the 2018 Cultural Capital of Europe.
What's special about the museum is that it encapsulates Leeuwarden The modern architecture of the museum includes a giant extended roof, raised 25m from the ground on steel and wooden columns, and an all-glass facade.
| For details of other events coming up in Leeuwarden, and accommodation, see friesland.nl/en/events Leeuwarden's beautiful architecture makes it a wonderful city to explore on foot or boat
| For details of other events coming up in Leeuwarden, and accommodation, see friesland.nl/en/events Fries Museum Strings attached: The mesmerising Royal De Luxe giants are a magical sight (c)Hendrika Lageveen for Leeuwarden-Friesland
Leeuwarden is different, with no regional airport, you are required to take a two-hour and 25 minute train after your plane lands in the Dutch capital.
Amsterdam, July 7 (Petra)--Arab Renewable Energy Commission AREC carried out a campaign to highlight Jordan's cultural achievements and tourism sites as part of the Jordanian participation in the Solar Boat Challenge, which is currently taking place in the European Cultural Capital of Leeuwarden in the Netherlands.
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But after years of painstaking research it has now been confirmed all the airmen were buried 16 miles away in a communal grave at Leeuwarden Cemetery in the north of the Netherlands.
Dutch Eredivisie: AZ L, Cam Leeuwarden L; Go Ahead Eagles 0, Vitesse 2; Heracles L, Heerenveen L; Willem II L, FC Dordrecht L.
PSV Eindhoven held on to claim a narrow 2-1 victory away to Cambuur Leeuwarden and take an eightpoint lead at the top of the Eredivisie table.
IT'S derby day in Friesland with Cambuur hosting Heerenveen and as long as the visitors play the match and not the occasion they should be able to leave Leeuwarden with a positive result, writes Mark Langdon.