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Say Cheese – You’ll Be Smiling In Gouda

Gouda Cheese Weighing House 2

19 June 2017

Coming from the UK, it’s always a pleasure travelling by rail in the Netherlands. I get a buzz of excitement, standing on the platform and seeing one of their double decker trains pull in. I always have to head upstairs, like a schoolboy trying to bag the back seat on a coach. It just adds to the joy of travel and, with the flat Dutch terrain, you feel like you can see for miles. It’s a pity it only took 15 minutes to ride from Rotterdam to the pretty city of Gouda.

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Worldschooling in Gouda

11 May 2018

Gouda is great fun for the family and worldschooling. Why? Because, what kid does not love cheese? Ours all do, and (to be honest) so do I, therefore Gouda, pronounced How dah, was anticipated with an air of excitement. This gorgeous town has a great history all tied up with Cheese. Therefore making it the ideal spot to do some worldschooling. Learning and eating go quite nicely together! Gouda is located in South Holland, a Midwest province of the Netherlands and famous for… you guessed it. Cheese!

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PIETER POURBUS at Gouda

16 April 2018

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Review guided tour of Gouda Cheese Market

9 October 2017

"Going back in time - as well as into the future - accessibly"

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Having a Cheese-tastic Time!

9 October 2017

Cheese Valley is a collaboration between Gouda, Krimpenerwaard, Bodegraven-Reeuwijk and Woerden and tells the story from cow to cheese.

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Gouda Cheese market

Six stops on a south Holland family road trip

20 April 2017

Last spring, we visited south Holland, staying in a holiday park by the sea.

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A morning at Gouda cheese market, with Lego and smurf ice-cream

20 April 2017

South Holland’s a reliable place when it comes to family holidays

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Gouda – a cheese for all seasons

12 April 2017

We have many cheese choices in specialist shops and even our local supermarket. Gouda can easily be overlooked.

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Museum Gouda scale model

Around Gouda

6 April 2016

In the Middle Ages a settlement was founded by the Van der Goude family, who built a castle on the banks of the Gouwe River.

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Gouda Cheese Market

13 September 2015

If you enjoy cheese plus insights into regional heritage and culinary traditions then make a note to visit Gouda's long established cheese market next summer.

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