to Cologne. ARNHEM. 55. Route, 445
Bristot, 40 R. at eas / 2 ; Ryn-H6érer-Terminus,
40 R. at 1-4 fl., B. 60c 4 » With café-restaurant, beer-garden,
and view-terrace on the fourth floor, these two at the station; HOTEL DE
Pauw (‘Pe eacock’), Pauwstraat 7, 30 R. from 13/2, déj.4, D. 13/4 .; Merro-
nat 70; Ket Groote Markt 22-33, 49 R. from 1, B. 4/2,
; Horex-R BLE, at the Velperpoort halt, 30 R. at
(inel. B.), . — *HG6TEL-PENSION SoNSBEEK, in the
Park of that name ( PAB suitable for a long stay, 32 R. from 11/2, B. 3/4,
D. 2, pens. from 5 f
Cafés & Restaurants.
eial, Vyzel-Straat, with
elperplein, with band in s summe
¥ the corner of Jans-Str
Tramways to Velp (p. 447
Binnen-Singel and the Velper Plei oe
Ryn-Kade, tl I
from the Oranje
straat. — Steam Tramway vi
ingen (p. 444), Rhenen (p.
and Driebergen Station to
the enviro Comp. Van
Cab within the
first hour 11/2 fl.,
jaal, via the Steenen ‘4
about 3 fl.
Steamers. For details a
Santen's Reisgids N
Cologne, see p. 302.
English Church Services are held at the Lutheran Mission Hall, Tuinsteeg
(every 2nd Sun. at 5.30 p.m.); chaplain, Rev. J. Chambers of ‘Amsterdam (p. 366).
Post Office (PI. 5), in the Jans-Plein. — Telegraph Office (PJ. 6), in
Golf Course at Velp (p. 447).
Arnhem, with 63,987 inhab. (1/y Rom. Cath.), from 1233 to 1538
the residence of the Dukes of Gaiters: is still the capital of the
Dutch province of Geel anes whose inhabitants are described by
an old proverb as ‘Hoog van moed, klein van goed, een zwaard in de
hand, is ’t wapen van Gelderland’ (‘Great in courage, poor in goods,
sword in hand, such is the motto of Guelderland’ ‘, The town is
prettily situated on the right of the Lower Rhine, on the 8. slopes
(Veluwezoom) of the Veluwe or Velau range of hills (p. 444). The
town was re-fortified by General Coehoorn after its capture by the
French in 1672, but the ramparts have now been converted into
promenades. Arnhem, one of the most attractive towns in Holland,
s a favourite residence of ae ‘nabobs’ from the Hast Indies.
Leaving the station at the N. W. end of the town, and bearing to
the left, we pass through the Nieuwe Plein, then turn to the left
and follow the main line of thoroughfare in the old town (Ryn-
Straat, Vyzel-Straat, and Ketel- Straat ), which leads to the E. to the
attractive Velper Plein (p. 446).
In the 8. part of the town, adjoining the Rhine, is the Grootr
Markt, in which the Groote Kerk (Protestant), with its conspicuous
tower, and the Town Hall are situated. The late-Gothic Groorz
Ksrx (Pl. 1; sacristan lives on the N. side, fee 25 c.) was built in
1425 et seq. and restored in 1894-41902. The choir contains the
the above-mentioned hotels; also, *Café
aurant on the first floor; Musis Sacrum,
Restaurant Riche, Nieuwe Plein 60,
ner, Bakker-Straat 76.
, 15 c.) from the Station, vid the Jans
so from the Oranje- Straat, via the
, and the Evi elpey P Some cars
E a and the Park-
. 444), Heelsum (p ASA), Wagen-
: rgen (p. 444), Rysenburg,
other points in
g A, & 229.
56lbs. of luggag outside the town,
icceeding hour 1 f.; beek and Rozen-
afel, returning by Velp and Bronbeske (2'/4-2!/2 hrs.),
steamers comp. Van
out ihe numerou
i etween Rotterdam and
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