Friesland (Fryslân), The Netherlands

Friesland (West Frisian: Fryslân or Frisia) is a province in the northwest of the Netherlands. The capital and seat of the provincial government is the city of Leeuwarden. The area of the province was once part of the ancient, larger region of Frisia. The official languages of Friesland are West Lauwers Frisian and Dutch.

De Friesche Club (Biljarten en Kegelen in Leeuwarden, Friesland)

The Frisian Club (Billiards and Bowling in Leeuwarden, Friesland)

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Photos and Videos of Friesland, The Netherlands

Openbaar Vervoer in Friesland (Station in Leeuwarden)

Public Transport in Friesland (Station in Leeuwarden)

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Fotos y Videos de Frisia, Países Bajos

Strjitte yn Fryslân (Ljouwert)

Street in Friesland (Leeuwarden)

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Photos et Vidéos de Frise, Pays-Bas

Friesland is the only one of the twelve provinces of the Netherlands to have its own language that is recognized as such, West Frisian. For over half of the inhabitants of the province of Friesland, 55% (ca. 354,000 people), Frisian is the native language. Most of the other inhabitants are native speakers of Dutch. West Frisian is also spoken in a small adjacent part of the province of Groningen. Closely related languages are spoken in nearby areas of Germany.

Foto’s en Video’s van Friesland, Nederland

Terpelân Route in Friesland, Nederland

Terpelân Route in Friesland, The Netherlands

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Foto e Video di Frisia, Paesi Bassi

Symboal fan de Frysk Akademy mei it Frysk Wapenskylden (Ljouwert, Nederland)

Symbol of the Frisian Academy with the Frisian coats (Leeuwarden, The Netherlands)

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Zdjęcia i Filmy z Friesland, Holandia

Fotos en Filmkes fan Fryslân, Nederland

Billeder og Videoer af Friesland, Holland

Fotos und Videos von Friesland, Niederlande

Bilder och Videor av Friesland, Nederländerna

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