Backpacking through Europe Part 4: Keukenhof

Backpacking through Europe Part 4: Keukenhof

Backpacking through Europe, Travel
My earliest idea of Netherlands was it being the hometown of tulips. Such that, visiting this place has always been on my bucket list. So on the third day of our European trip, we set off to Keukenhoff, also known as the Garden of Europe, where millions of tulips are exhibited every year. There are two organised bus tours, one taking off from Amsterdam, and the other the Hague. We hopped on the latter one. On the way there, we already saw miles and miles of colours, all of which were the tulip fields. These tulips are often cultivated for the bulbs rather than the flowers.   Keukenhoff opens from mid-March to mid-May, with April being the best time of the year to visit. However, the preparation starts much earlier than…
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