Almere is a new town with some exceptionally high profile and modern architecture. A spacious city in the 'polder' surrounded by fascinating places of natural beauty. Criss-crossed with waterways and green, open spaces for relaxing, playing sports or just having fun. Adventurous? Try the Oostvaardersplassen. Sail the IJsselmeer or just absorb all those beautiful new buildings? In Almere, just about anything is possible.
Almere is a young city with a short but unique history. With its ultra modern, attractive centre and no less than five districts and boroughs, Almere is one of the top ten largest cities in the Netherlands. >>
Almere is located just 20 minutes from Amsterdam, the city boasts 42 kilometres of coastline, a rich natural environment, impressive architecture and, not least, numerous exciting events. >>