The national capital Amsterdam is located 65 miles (105 kilometers) southwest of Oldeberkoop, while Haarlem lies 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the southwest.
Try not to limit yourself to Oldeberkoop, because the Netherlands has been blessed with numerous man-made and natural attractions waiting to be explored. While in the region, visit the Drents Museum and TT Circuit Assen in and around Assen, some 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the west of Oldeberkoop.
About 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest of Oldeberkoop is Leeuwarden, a regional center where you'll find Fries Natuurmuseum, Oldehove and Boomsma Beerenburg Distillery. Fries Museum, Grote Kerk and Waagplein are some more places definitely worth visiting for those who have more time on their hands.
If you're on the lookout for things to see that won't blow the budget, round up the family and head to the Netherlands' many outdoor popular gardens, farms and open-air markets. The area around Oldeberkoop is well known for its many historic mansions; these are fascinating testaments to the region's colorful past.
Why not take advantage of a good local guide and join a special interest tour? Cycling tours, guided nature walks and city walking tours are popular in this area. Have you always wanted to try sky diving? The Netherlands is a good place to do it.
When the time comes to leave Oldeberkoop, spend the last of your euros on last minute keepsakes and say Dag (farewell).