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Den Amstel Destination Guide

Touring Den Amstel in Guyana

Den Amstel in the region of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara is located in Guyana - some 8 mi or ( 12 km ) North-West of Georgetown , the country's capital city .

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Time in Den Amstel is now 02:41 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guyana " with a UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Windsor Forest, Wales, Vreed-en-Hoop, Schoonord, and Plaisance. Being here already, consider visiting Windsor Forest . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Den Amstel ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Guyana Life

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My arrival at Cheddi Jagan International Airport

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Interesting facts about this location

Leonora, Guyana

Leonora, Guyana, originally called Plantation Leonora is situated some nine miles from Vreed-en-Hoop. The name Leonora is Dutch coming from the time of Dutch occupation of the country. It originated from the names of two Dutch children, a boy named Leo and a girl named Nora. Leonora encompasses an area of some five square miles, and was once part of the Parish of St. Luke. It stretches from Edinburgh in the East to Stewartville in the west.

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Located at 6.87 -58.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Populated places in Guyana


Meten-Meer-Zorg is a village located on the West Coast of Demerara in Guyana. The village was settled in the mid-1900s by the nearby workers at the Sugar Estate. The core of the village life was centered around "Middle Street".

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Located at 6.88 -58.32 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Essequibo Islands-West Demerara, Populated places in Guyana

Sinking of HMS Peacock

The sinking of HMS Peacock was a naval action fought off the mouth of the Demerara River, Guyana on 24 February, 1813, between the sloop of war USS Hornet and the Cruizer class brig sloop Peacock. After an exchange of broadsides, the British vessel was pursued by the Hornet and succumbed to raking fire, sinking swiftly.

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Located at 6.85 -58.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: 1813 in South America, History of the Royal Navy, Maritime incidents in 1813, Naval battles of the War of 1812

Vreed en Hoop

Vreed en Hoop is a town at the mouth of the Demerara River on its left bank, in the Essequibo Islands-West Demerara Region of Guyana, located at an {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|47|59.9|N|58|10|59.9|W| |primary |name= }} altitude 0 metres. It is the location of the Regional Democratic Council Office thus making it the Administrative Center for the Essequibo Islands-West Demerara (Region #3) of Guyana.

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Located at 6.80 -58.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
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Demerara is a historical region in the Guianas on the north coast of South America which is now part of the country of Guyana. It was a Dutch colony until 1815 and a county of British Guiana from 1838 to 1958. It was located about the lower courses of the Demerara River, and its main town was Georgetown. The name "Demerara" comes from a variant of the Arawak word "Immenary" or "Dumaruni" which means "river of the letter wood".

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Located at 6.81 -58.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Dutch Guiana, Former British colonies, History of Guyana, Slavery, States and territories established in 1814