Visit Holland - The Netherlands

The Netherlands and some maps

The Netherlands is the European and Caribean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which consists of the Netherlands, Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten.

The Netherlands is a constitutional monarchy, located in northwestern Europe. It is bordered by the North Sea to the north and west, Belgium (Flanders and a small piece of Wallonia) to the south, and Germany to the east. The current borders were established in 1839. To the Kingdom belong also Aruba and the former Netherlands Antilles.