A report on Netherlands, Amsterdam and Amsterdam metropolitan area
Amsterdam (, , , lit. The Dam on the River Amstel) is the capital and most populous city of the Netherlands; with a population of 907,976 within the city proper, 1,558,755 in the urban area and 2,480,394 in the metropolitan area.- Amsterdam
The Amsterdam metropolitan area (Metropoolregio Amsterdam) is the city region around the city of Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands.- Amsterdam metropolitan area
The four largest cities in the Netherlands are Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht.- Netherlands
The Dutch national train network also includes the HSL-Zuid, a high-speed line between the Amsterdam metropolitan area and the Belgian border for trains running from Paris and London to the Netherlands.- Netherlands
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Haarlem (predecessor of Harlem in English) is a city and municipality in the Netherlands.
Haarlem is situated at the northern edge of the Randstad, one of the most populated metropolitan areas in Europe; it is also part of the Amsterdam metropolitan area.
It is situated about 20 km west of Amsterdam and near the coastal dunes.
The Randstad ("Rim" or "Edge" City) is a roughly crescent-shaped conurbation in the central-western Netherlands, consisting primarily of the four largest Dutch cities (Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht); their suburbs, and many towns in between, that all grew and merged into each other, containing almost half the country's population.
It encompasses both the Amsterdam metropolitan area and Rotterdam–The Hague metropolitan area.