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A weekend in Holland

20 Jul 2011  
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Visited Amsterdam and the nearby windmill village of Zaanse Schans on the weekend. The windmill village seems to be frozen in time with a row of breathtaking quaint timber houses. A short distance away is a wooden shoe museum and a cheese museum, both of which I strongly recommend.
The highlight of the place is of course the windmills which stand some distance away from one another. There are totally about 5 big windmills. After passing in front of the timber houses and a visit to the wooden shoe museum, I walked in the direction of the windmills which are really a testimony in time as to the industry and professions of the past centuries.

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Amsterdam, Zaandam
  • Category: Recent trip
  • Traveler type: Sightseeing, Active/Outdoors, Repeat visitors
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Singles, Families with small children, Budget travellers , Tourists
  • Seasons: Spring, Summer