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Day 7
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Delft's is a city of cobblestone streets and time-burnished canals. Home to Vermeer, it was the setting for some of his best paintings.
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  • Delft is a tiny Amsterdam, with smaller canals and bridges, a pleasure to explore on foot.
  • At the Lambert van Meerten Museum, browse an impressive collection of furniture and earthenware.


  • The town hosts a week of chamber music at the Prinsenhof the last week of August.
  • The Delft Jazz and Blues Festival takes place at the end of August.

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