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Firing a Cannon Netherlands

About Lelystad, Netherlands

BestTrip.TV sails into Dutch history with an insider's tour of a Dutch East India Company tall ship – complete with working cannons!  

Our Avalon Waterways river cruise in the Netherlands took us to Lelystad, to a spectacular re-creation of an 18th century trading ship. You Can't Miss This lesson about the world's first multi-national, the most valuable company in the history of the world! and how to fire one of the cannons that protected the wealth of the 18th century trading company.