Almere, in the Netherlands, is a planned modern city with the first house being completed in 1976. As such, it is a city under construction. The 7th largest city in the country and a municipality of Flevoland province, it is bordered by Lake Marken to the North and West, Lake Gooi to the South, Lelystad to the North east, and Zeewolde to the East. As a modern city, Almere still has some interesting attractions. Moreover, getting round town is easy with a bus, train or car for hire in Almere.
Almere is serviced by two international airports: Schipol airport in Amsterdam and The Hague airport in Rotterdam. The two airports are 40km and 94km from Almere respectively. From the airports, you can opt for a train or bus ride to Almere or hire a car and drive to the city. The drive is enjoyable and will give you a chance to see the Netherlands. Furthermore, you will need a car to explore the city and its surroundings at your convenience. The Netherlands road network is good and enjoyable to drive on.
Even though a very young city, there are some interesting museums that you can enjoy in the city. Each museum is close and can be reached with a car for hire in Almere. The Museum De Paviljoens is most likely the most popular of the museums. It has some permanent exhibits like sculptures and paintings. However, it also has exhibits in contemporary art that vary from paintings to sketches to photographs. Mainly, the museum revolves around the Dutch history. Other museums include the Bakery and Huizer museum. To get the opening hours and charge, contact each museum.
As a modern city, Almere has new and refreshing things on offer. One of the most amazing is the city’s modern and contemporary architecture. The architecture displays an interesting level of freedom and creativity. The centre for architecture, city construction and landscape is an architectural statement that holds events such as concerts and exhibitions all year round. You can also rent a car in Almere and head to the Pampushout, where you can enjoy hiking, bicycling, walking, or in-line skating. You can also watch some animals like birds, deer, and rabbits. You can also enjoy some shopping at the recently completed City Mall.
There are other numerous activities that you can enjoy in Almere including dining, an exciting nightlife, adrenaline rush water sports, and relaxing sights. However, the neighbouring cities of Amsterdam, Lelystad and Rembrandtplein offer interesting things to do. These include museums, art galleries, clubs and parks among others. All these are within a driving distance of Almere.
To fully enjoy a trip in and around the city, contact a reliable company and arrange for a car rental in Almere. A vehicle at your disposal will make your explorations more exciting and convenient. All in all, you need to make your booking today to enjoy the delights that the Almere modern city has to offer.
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