Fruit is everywhere grown, and there is a special cultivation of grapes and figs in the Westland of South Holland.
In 1847 he was appointed governor at the Hague, and commandant in South Holland.
Towards its mouth its waters find their way into all the channels intersecting the South Holland archipelago.
In South Holland it is more customary to have a 'pronk-kamer' ('show-room'), which is not a bedroom, but a kind of parlour.
The marriage customs in North and South Holland are very different to the former.