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  Rotterdam - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Nieuwe Waterweg was dug from Rotterdam to the North Sea, a canal to disembogue the shallow Rhine and Meuse.
Rotterdam, Amsterdam, The Hague, Utrecht and a number of smaller cities in the west of the country are expanding towards each other to the extent that the entire area is sometimes denoted as a single metropole known as Randstad.
Rotterdam participates in international town twinning and is twinned with Liverpool in the United Kingdom and Cologne and Dresden in Germany.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rotterdam   (2552 words)

  
 Rotterdam
In Rotterdam, an attempt is being made in five carefully selected areas of the city to break through the negative trend on the spot, through the deployment of funds and manpower in integrated, area-specific policy programmes.
Rotterdam has already been allocated financial resources for 3,260 jobs from this total for the period 1994-1997; up to the end of 1998, a total of 4,200 will be available.
Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands (in terms of population), with 600,000 inhabitants.
www.ercomer.org /metropolis/proceedings/Rotterdam.html   (14194 words)

  
 Naval Technology - LPD Rotterdam Class - Landing Platform Dock
The Rotterdam LPD was the result of a joint design project between the Netherlands and Spain.
In March 2004, HrMs Rotterdam was deployed to Liberia in support of the UN mission in the African nation (UNMIL).
The overall length of the hull of the Rotterdam class is 162.2m, its breadth is 25m and its maximum draught is 5.9m.
www.naval-technology.com /projects/rotterdam   (740 words)

  
 Rotterdam travel guide - Wikitravel
Rotterdam [1] is an industrial and commercial city in the Netherlands and part of the Randstad.
Rotterdam is one of the stops of the Thalys from Paris.
Rotterdam is one of the largest ports in the world and it is worthwhile to pay a visit to it.
wikitravel.org /en/Rotterdam   (4143 words)

  
 English information UK!!!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Rotterdam is the largest port in the world, the second city and the industrial heart of the Netherlands and the economic, social and cultural centre of the Rijnmond (‘Rhine Estuary’) region.
Rotterdam was founded in the mid 13th century after a dam had been constructed in the River Rotte on the site of the present Hoogstraat.
Rotterdam is the largest port in the world.
www.rotterdam.nl /smartsite268958.dws?MainMenu=268958&Menu=268958   (397 words)

  
 Rotterdam Skyscrapers, Architecture, Buildings, Real Estate, and Construction News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Rotterdam is known as one of the major seaports in the world.
Although the first high rise building in Rotterdam was already built in 1898 (Het Witte Huis), the high-rise boom since 1990 is responsible for the current skyline.
In recent years Rotterdam is very successful with the construction of residential towers.
www.emporis.com /en/wm/ci/?id=100760   (185 words)

  
 Rotterdam, New York NY, town profile (Schenectady County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Rotterdam, NY Rotterdam is a town in Schenectady County, in the Albany metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Rotterdam was $21,457, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Rotterdam, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $490.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=1563   (561 words)

  
 UrbanRail.Net > Europe > Netherland > ROTTERDAM Metro
Initially lines were only referred to as Noord-Zuid-Lijn and Oost-West-Lijn until in the late 1990's Rotterdam's people decided to name them after two of the city's most famous sons, the humanist and philosopher Erasmus of Rotterdam, and Pieter Caland (1827-1902), the father of the Rotterdam waterway.
Instead Rotterdam decided to develop the so-called TramPlus concept which consists mainly in improving the existing tram network and building new lines which run mostly on reserved track.
Rotterdam City is part of the all-Netherlands zonal system and general strip cards can be used.
www.urbanrail.net /eu/rot/rotterdam.htm   (811 words)

  
 Welcome in Rotterdam - Rotterdam Tourism
The Lowland Group Tour Rotterdam (also known as the Rotterdam Tour) will be held for the se...
Rotterdam offers an extensive range of options to give groups an unforgettable day out.
An original and inventive staff outing, a stag night, a family day or a corporate event, Rotterdam has various organisations that would be happy to create a programme tailored to your needs.
www.vvv.rotterdam.nl /uk   (271 words)

  
 Port of Rotterdam - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In the first half of 2006, 1.1% more cargo was handled in the port of Rotterdam than in the first half of 2005.
The next cruise ship that will visit Rotterdam is the Oriana (September 4).
The Port of Rotterdam invites you to visit us at the Transport Logistic China, being held in Shanghai, 19 - 22 September.
www.portofrotterdam.com /en/home   (123 words)

  
 Save Rotterdam.Org Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
For generations, Rotterdam youngsters have found the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow in the form of a Little league field.
ROTTERDAM – Steven Tommasone, Town Board Member and Republican Candidate forTown Supervisor, was joined today by Town Board Members John Mertz and Holly Vellano in announcing an agreement for zoning property located in the I-88/Exit 25-A corridor.
The Town of Rotterdam has held public hearings over the past year relating to the development of property located in the I-88/Exit 25-A corridor.
saverotterdam.org   (1608 words)

  
 Sparta Rotterdam Football Betting   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sparta Rotterdam coach Wiljan Vloet has admitted he will be satisfied with a point in his side`s clash against fellow strugglers Heracles Almelo.
Sparta Rotterdam continue to feel the pressure at the wrong end of the Eredivisie after falling to another defeat at Vitesse on Friday.
Dominant Sparta Rotterdam came out on top against Willem II in the battle between two sides fighting for their Eredivisie lives.
www.slickblogs.com /sparta   (3084 words)

  
 Port of Rotterdam - Webcam - Live Images @ Botlek Traffic Centre - Information Page
Every year some 30,000 sea-going ships and 110,000 barges call at the port of Rotterdam.
The webcam offers stunning views of the activities in the port of Rotterdam.
Click in the map to take a look at the offshore and chemical industry or take a peek at the ships going upstream and downstream.
www.port.rotterdam.nl /webcam/wcvcb   (213 words)

  
 Welcome to Rotterdam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Rotterdam Police Department originated in 1942 with a six man force and small headquarters on Paul Avenue.
Today there are 43 Police Officers, 9 full-time Dispatchers, 3 part-time Dispatchers, 7 full-time Paramedics, and 4 part-time Paramedics all part of the Rotterdam Police Department.
The Rotterdam Police Department strives to uphold the highest standards of Law Enforcement and is now a New York State Accredited Agency.
www.rotterdamny.org /police.htm   (85 words)

  
 Rotterdam - Wikimedia Commons
Rotterdam is a city in the west of the Netherlands.
The main office of Unilever Nederland in Rotterdam, the Netherlands called "deBrug".
Zie ook / see also / siehe auch Metro Rotterdam.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Rotterdam   (158 words)

  
 Tourism UK!!!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
These pages are the official Kinderdijk tourist information pages which include the history of the miller and the windmill, plus many unique pictures of Kinderdijk and its surroundings.
Rotterdam ByCycle offers guided cycle tours through Rotterdam, as well as bike rental for groups with a min.
Rotterdam's Euromast, Holland's highest observation tower, refuses to be topped, although it is steadily being dwarfed by the high-rise development on what has come to be know as the “Kop van Zuid” (head of the south).
www.rotterdam.nl /smartsite.dws?id=2042622&MainMenu=268958&Menu=2042622   (452 words)

  
 e-Commerce of Rotterdam for business services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The e-Commerce of Rotterdam, one of the city e-Malls worldwide.
This website is for online shopping that represents Rotterdam businesses and serves millions of shoppers on the Web.
An environment where you can find all the local businesses in a given city, providing the convenience of buying online and the peace of mind that you can always find them when you need them for warranty services and much more.
www.ec-rotterdam.com   (91 words)

  
 THE ROTTERDAM CONVENTION - www.pic.int   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The amendments to Annex III enter into force on 1 February 2005, except the deletion of the existing entries for certain severely hazardous formulations of Monocrotophos and Parathion that enters into force on 1 January 2006.
It does not substitute the original authentic texts of the Rotterdam Convention and amendments thereto as deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations acting as the Depository of the Convention.
This Convention shall be open for signature at Rotterdam by all States and regional economic integration organizations on 11 September 1998, and at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 12 September 1998 to 10 September 1999.
www.pic.int /en/ViewPage.asp?id=104   (8300 words)

  
 Rotterdam Netherlands Hotel and Hostel Online Booking - Hotels and Youth Hostels in Rotterdam Netherlands - ...
Hostel ROOM Rotterdam is Europe's first theme hostel right in the center of Rotterdam next to the park, the river Maas and the Erasmusbrug.
Stayokay Rotterdam is located at the heart of the city.
Note: Rates represent the approximate lowest rate published, and are intended as a guideline for comparing accommodations.
www.instantworldbooking.com /?hotel-in=Rotterdam|Netherlands   (133 words)

  
 Architecture of Rotterdam, Netherlands - Great Buildings Online
Rotterdam Central Library, by Bakema and Weeber, at Rotterdam, The Netherlands, public library.
Spangen Quarter Housing, by Michiel Brinkman, at Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 1919 to 1921.
Van Nelle Factory, by Johannes Brinkman, at Rotterdam, Netherlands, 1926 to 1930.
www.greatbuildings.com /places/rotterdam.html   (92 words)

  
 Can You See Me Now ? | Blast Theory
Online players were dropped at random locations into a virtual Rotterdam.
Using their arrow keys, they could then move around the city and chat with other players by typing messages.
On the real streets of Rotterdam three runners from Blast Theory - equipped with handheld computers and satellite receivers - tracked down the online players.
www.canyouseemenow.co.uk /v2   (120 words)

  
 New Breillat Film Among Titles Added to Rotterdam Lineup
Based on her novel, "Pornocratie," the film stars Amira Casar and Rocco Siffredi and organizers say it could be her most controversial and challenging film yet.
Two filmmakers have been added to Rotterdam's Filmmaker in Focus program, they are Ken Jacobs from the U.S. and Tunde Kelani from Nigeria.
The complete lineup for the 2004 International Film Festival Rotterdam will be announced in early January.
www.indiewire.com /onthescene/onthescene_031215iffr.html   (421 words)

  
 Rotterdam hotels. Save up to 60% off rates on all hotels in Rotterdam
Use the form above to check rates and availability of all hotels in Rotterdam.
This completely renovated 4 star hotel is well-known for its friendly ambience and personalised service.
Best Western Pax Hotel is centrally located at one of the main access roads into Rotterdam, the world's largest harbour-city with much cultural excitement, and only a 5 - 10 minutes' walk away...
www.hotelclub.net /hotel.reservations/Rotterdam.htm   (100 words)

  
 Rotterdam News
Local news for Rotterdam, NY continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Jose Munoz, the man who along with his girlfriend Delia Hernandez is charged with beating and nearly blinding Hernandez's 4-year-old daughter, Xctasy Garcia, wants a separate trial from Hernandez.
A 40-year-old Rotterdam man was charged Saturday with felony robbery after police say he tried to steal four bags of frozen shrimp to sell to support his drug habit.
www.topix.net /city/rotterdam-ny   (620 words)

  
 SmartCruiser.com ms Rotterdam cruise ship: photos, review, schedule, special offers, picture of staterooms, public area.
Today's flagship ms Rotterdam continues the tradition of honoring the city which gave birth to Holland America Line over 130 years ago.
During your ultimate cruising experience you'll have the opportunity to wander around the decks and submerge yourself in whichever activity your heart desires.
If you're looking for the ideal cruise that offers the priceless dining experience, the Rotterdam would be the perfect vessel to choose.
www.smartcruiser.com /travel/cruise/ship.rvlx?ShipID=73   (634 words)

  
 Rotterdam Apartment | Apartment rental in central Rotterdam
The apartment is located in the central Delfshaven area in a house built in 1915.
It is a short tram ride from Rotterdam Central Station, and ideal for your stay in this city of business and design.
The apartment has just recently been renovated to meet all modern standards.
www.rotterdamapartment.nl   (116 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos tagged with rotterdam
Book your hotel in Rotterdam online Good availability and great rates.
Find new estates in the port of Rotterdam at portrealestate.com.
Save up to 50% on Rotterdam hotels at Expedia.com, your one-stop source for hotels, flights,...
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/rotterdam   (151 words)

  
 Open Directory - Regional: Europe: Netherlands: South Holland: Rotterdam
Gemeente Rotterdam - Official site of the municipality offering practical information for new residents, Rotterdam as ICT city and links to other government websites in English.
Medical Centre For Seamen - Healthcare for sailors in the port of Rotterdam.
The Rotterdam Virtual Tour - History, facts, and figures, guided tours and a photo archive.
dmoz.org /Regional/Europe/Netherlands/South_Holland/Rotterdam   (94 words)

  
 Rotterdam Pictures
Rotterdam looks more modern than many other Dutch cities.
Rotterdam posted by mathmath photos modified on Mon Aug 25 2003.
You retain all copyrights and the ability to remove them whenever you wish.
www.exploitz.com /pictures/4209/index.php   (104 words)

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