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Removals to Eindhoven - Removals to Holland from UK

Moving to Eindhoven

In the province of North Brabant a city called Eindhoven is located, in the southern Netherlands. The city was originally centred at the joining point of the streams Gender and Dommel. Later on, in 1950, the Gender stream was dammed, leaving only Dommel still free to run through the city centre. Together with Veldhoven that is adjacent to the city, Eindhoven reaches a sum of 260,000 inhabitants more or less, which ranks the city as the fifth largest one in the Netherlands and is ranked as the first largest in North Brabant.
There are several neighbouring towns and cities which you must be aware of if you’re ever in Eindhoven, such as Geldrop-Mierlo, Heeze-Leende, Nuenen, Eersel, Oirschot and Best. The metropolitan area’s number of inhabitants reaches to almost 750,000, this including Helmond, and Eindhoven is also part of the metropolitan area of Brabant Stad that has a number of inhabitants of over 2 million. The town was nicknamed as the world’s most intelligent community back in 2011 by the Intelligent Community Forum.
From a cultural and recreational part of view, it can be said that Eindhoven is based on two major forces; that of being a major university city and because the town was home to the main location of the Philips company. This together contributed to the growth of Eindhoven and made the town stand out numerous times.
Because Eindhoven is such an important university city, a large number of its inhabitants are students and young people. The people from the Eindhoven University of Technology and several other undergraduate schools always keep a high supply of young inhabitants which in turn have needs who need to be catered to by things such as festivals or clubs. These activities in turn generate a youthful energy and contribute to the development of Eindhoven.
Another important part of Eindhoven is the fact that Philips main company was located in the city for a long time and it contributed greatly for the cultural development of the city. The Philips company offered their workforce cultural institutions along with sporting institutions that can cater to both mind and boy. Some of the cultural institution that the Philips company was founder of were the Muziekcentrum Fritz Philips and the former POC; while regarding the sport institution, Philips founded several out of which the most famous one being Philips Sport Vereniging which was also abbreviated as PSV.
As a result of the influence the Philips company had in Eindhoven, the city is sometimes called as the City of Light due to the projects the company developed that involved lightning up the city buildings. There is even a festival during the Carnaval which is called Lampegate or Hamlet of Lamps, which can also be interpreted in an ironical way for the purpose of the carnival as Hole in the grounds with lamps. This has also been influence by the activity of the Philips company in Eindhoven and it actually refers to its importance in the Eindhoven community.
Although there are numerous other cultural institution that are around and in the city, the two mentioned before had such a big influence over the development of the town that the others have a hard time comparing to them. Nevertheless there are some famous museums which can be found here such as the Centrum Kunstlicht in de Kunst and large public places which are used for open air art such as the Stadswandelpark that has more than 30 modern art pieces.
Even for recreational purposes the Eindhoven has a rather large scene which includes the bars on the Market square or the two cinemas that are located in the centre of the town, namely the Pathe Eindhoven and the Servicebioscoop Zien.
There are several regular festivals that take place in Eindhoven and that offer entertainment for the inhabitants along with the visitors, young and old, while raising the points of culture throughout the year. Such festivals are the Carnaval, the Koninginneddag which is a national holiday or the Marathon Eindhoven which commemorates the liberation of the Eindhoven along with many others that make the city a wonderful place to live in. The time for hesitating has past, now is the time to take action and move to the place of your dreams, move to Eindhoven. Don’t worry about all that packing, we can manage that and we’ll help with all your move so you can just go ahead and enjoy the colourful and youthful life Eindhoven has to offer.

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We provide a cost effective and reliable service to you. Be it a small or a large number of boxes that needs moving, we can arrange collection of your belongings and relocation, as well as Storage, all only under the best conditions and with highly Qualified Professionals Removers. You can even leave the Packing to us. We will make sure everything will be Packed Securely with only the best Packing Supplies available. If you’re not convinced just use our Free Quote service.
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Removals to Eindhoven - Removals to Holland from UK

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Removals to Utrecht - Removals to Holland from UK

Moving to Utrecht

The most populous city in the Dutch province of Utrecht is the municipality Utrecht. The city is also the capital of the province and it is situated in the eastern corner of the conurbation known under the name of Randstad. Utrecht is ranked fourth in Netherlands by its size and has a population of around 320,000 inhabitants.

The architecture that you can find in Utrecht has some features dating from the Early Middle Ages; examples of such are some of the buildings that can be found in the ancient city centre.  The town is also known to be Netherlands religious centre since way back in the 8th century. Even today the city called Utrecht is where the seat of the Archbishop of Utrecht is, and also the seat of the titular head of the Union of Utrecht, meaning that of the archbishop of the Old Catholic church.  In Utrecht you can also find some offices pertaining to the main Protestant church.  Back in the days the Utrecht was considered to be the most important city in Netherlands and this was so until the start of the Dutch Golden Age. Later on Amsterdam became the city which was most populated and a cultural centre which made out of Utrecht a less important city.

The city is also home to the Utrecht University which is famous for being the largest one in Netherlands and together with this, Utrecht also has several other important institutions for higher education. Utrecht is an important transport hub for Netherlands because of its central position in the country, the city has an important role in both road and rail transport within Netherlands. Another trait of Utrecht for which the city is quite well known is the cultural events that take place regularly, having a large number of participant every time, comparable to those in Amsterdam.

One of the features of the town architectural and religious inheritance is the Dom Tower which appertains to the Dom Church, the former cathedral. The Dom Tower is one of the tallest constructions in Utrecht at the moment reaching up to a height of 112 metres. Another tall construction that provides a breath-taking view of the Utrecht skyline is the Robobank-tower which has a height of 105 metres that is without the two antennas that make the total height of 120 metres. There are also some other high structures that contribute to the city’s skyline in a flattering way, such as the Apollo Residence which has a height of 64 metres and the Kantoortoren Galghenwert which is around 85 metres tall.

The city also has a very important landmark, which is the old centre of the town and the canal which can be found in the inner city. The canal has a curved shape and it follows an old arm of the Rhine for a portion of the way. The canal is quite famous, it’s called Oudegracht and it is lined with wharf-basement structures which are unique for this city, together they form a two-level street which runs across the canal. In the inner city you can see the old medieval structure is still preserved which only adds to the historic atmosphere the town exudes. There is also a medieval moat that encircles the old town and which is mostly still intact. Because Utrecht was a fortified city in the past, part of the city remained in a compact formation. There is a circle that surrounds the medieval core and which displays constructions from the late 19th to the 20th century while forming neighbourhoods which are spread farther out, leaving the eastern part of the city quite open.

There are also several significant churches that got preserved over time such as the famous Dom Church, the St. Peter’s Church and St. John’s church, out of which the last two present a Romanesque architecture that was quite well preserved. Also there are some gothic churches still present in the scenery of the Utrecht such as St. Nicholas and St. James.

Due to its rich cultural scene that Utrecht provides for its inhabitants and visitors along with the many festivals and sight that can be enjoyed at all time of the year, the city Utrecht is one of the choices that stay up top on the list when it comes to moving to the Netherlands. Holland has many beautiful and interesting cities and each has its own charm but one of the most loved and cherished location is Utrecht. So if you decide to move to Utrecht we can help take care of everything you need.

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Removals Companies London UK - Removals to France - Removals to Germany - Removals to Switzerland - Removals to HollandEurope Remove is specialised in Removals to Holland with door to door deliveries. We offer Storage and Removal Services at attractive prices and will ensure your moving will take place as a fast paced and secure operation.
We provide a cost effective and reliable service to you. Be it a small or a large number of boxes that needs moving, we can arrange collection of your belongings and relocation, as well as Storage, all only under the best conditions and with highly Qualified Professionals Removers. You can even leave the Packing to us. We will make sure everything will be Packed Securely with only the best Packing Supplies available. If you’re not convinced just use our Free Quote service.
You can contact us for any questions you might have. +44 (0) 208 501 2069

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Removals to Utrecht  - Removals to Holland from UKPhotographer: Naberacka