Zuid-Holland or South-Holland is a province of the Netherlands, located in the west of the country on the North Sea coast. It is one of the most densely populated and industrial of the provinces. Neighbouring provinces are Zeeland to the southwest, Noord Brabant to the southeast, Gelderland to the east, Utrecht to the northeast and Noord-Holland to the north.
It contains the major cities of The Hague (Den Haag or 's-Gravenhage) and Rotterdam. Other towns and cities include: Delft, Dordrecht, Gouda, Hoek van Holland Leiden, Maassluis, Monster, Scheveningen, Schiedam, Spijkenisse, Vlaardingen, Voorburg, Wassenaar, Zoetermeer