Facts & figures about Rotterdam
Boijmans van Beuningen, Netherlands Architecture Institute, KunstHal Rotterdam
Euromast and Space Adventure: high-speed elevators rush you to the top of this 185 metres high tower for heady views and a 'rocket lift-off' experience.
Places of interest
The Cube houses in the atmospheric Oude Haven (Old Harbour)
In 1620 the Pilgrim Fathers left here on the first lap of their journey to the New World.
The Delta Works and the mighty storm surge barrier.
Cruises through the harbours and industrial area of the world's biggest port. Architectural tours and city safari.
ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament,
International Film Festival, Rotterdam Marathon, VOC year.
Number of rooms in 3* hotels: 820
Number of rooms in 4* hotels: 3,150
Number of rooms in 5* hotels: 231
Distance to Rotterdam Airport: 10 km
Distance to Schiphol Amsterdam Airport: 60 km
Largest venue: Ahoy Rotterdam Exhibition & Congress Centre
Capacity of largest auditorium: 10,500 pax