) is one of cities in Netherlands
, situated some 20 km east from Vasen
and 100 km from the capital
. The population of Apeldoorn is about 136,700 people (census of 2010). Many people visit Apeldoorn each year to take a look at its famous palaces and obelisks.
It is served by Lelystad Airport (IATA: LEY) airport which is 60 km away.
Places to see in Apeldoorn
Paleis Het Loo (English: " Palace The Woods" ) is a palace in Apeldoorn, Netherlands. The symmetrical Dutch Baroque building was designed by Jacob Roman and Johan van Swieten and was built between 1684 and 1686 for stadtholder-king William III and Mary II of England. The garden was designed by Claude Desgotz.
De Naald (English: The Needle) is an obelisk-shaped monument at the side of the Zwolseweg road in the Dutch city of Apeldoorn, near Het Loo Palace. It is built of stone and surrounded by a low iron fence.
Het Oude Loo (Шаблон: IPA-nl; The Old Woods) is a 15th-century castle on the estate of Het Loo Palace in Apeldoorn in the Netherlands. The castle was built as a hunting lodge and is surrounded by a moat. The castle is currently used by the Dutch Royal Family as a country house and guest residence. It is not open for the public.
If you have seen everything in Apeldoorn already, take a look on the outskirts of the town. If you will be around, try one of the following places:
To understand Apeldoorn better you can also take a look at the gallery.