Holland revamps Web site to make it 'user-friendly'

NEW YORK -- Want to know where in Holland your client can wake up under a ceiling painting circa 1720? Curious to know what famous art exhibition is showing at which museum? Then check out Holland's updated Web site, www.goholland.com.

Keukenhof GardensAccording to the Netherlands Board of Tourism, the site is more user-friendly, with just about everything the curious agent or client needs to help plan a trip. Visitors to the site will find information listed by theme, including "Amsterdam," "family holidays," "cultural Holland," "cycling," "the coast," "flowers," "cities" and "off-the-beaten-path." One popular option is "Best Deals," with information on packages being offered by both receptive and U.S. tour operators.

Choose an area of interest, such as adventure travel or museum tours, and the various matching programs pop up with direct links to the tour operators that offer them. In a section titled "Share Your Experiences," the browser can learn about Holland from a discussion group of past travelers. Netherlands Board of Tourism. Phone: (888) 2-HOLLAND. E-mail: [email protected]

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