Rotterdam is situated in the west of the Netherlands. Rotterdam is the second-largest city in the Netherlands after Amsterdam and is the largest port in Europe.
Rotterdam is considered as the epicentre of the Netherlands in the field of the contemporary art, design and fashion.
Car hire is the best way to explore the city and enjoy the numerous places of interest such as the "Boijmans Van Beuningen Museum" which offers a wonderful collection of ancient and modern art and hosts some masterpieces of famous painters including Vincent Van Gogh and Rembrandt. Another place of interest is the Kunsthal Rotterdam exhibition space which hosts an average of 25 different exhibitions per year; the remarkable building is in itself a work of art and definitly worth a visit.
Rotterdam is home to a wide variety of festivals, parades and sports events all year round, so be sure to look out for the events calendar when planning your trip. Whilst in Rotterdam, don't forget to enjoy the view of the "Euro mast" or visit the Rotterdam Zoo which is one of the best in Europe.
As soon as you arrive at the Rotterdam Airport, Europcar will provide you the perfect car rental to make your stay even more enjoyable.