"It doesn't get any more dutch than this" Top 5 Page for this destination Zaanse Schans by Mique
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Roy (Imaniac) convinced Brandon (Europebn) and me to come accompany him to the Zaanse Schans for his 'exploring the Netherlands' quest...
I hadn't been here in many many years and i must say.. i had a very enjoyable day.
You'll be hard pressed to find a more Dutch place in the whole of the Netherlands. Most of the buildings here originally stood somewhere else and have been transported to this site when the buildings could no longer resist the growing expansions of the places they belonged to
So it is basically feels like a whole open air museum with people living in it.
At the Zaanse Schans you'll also have a Clogs (work)shop and museum. And they have some real astonishing clogs. I think i took at least half of my Zaanse Schans pictures here...
- Pros:Much fun to spend a day here
- Cons:Very touristy place
- In a nutshell:A must do even if it means you're with 1000 others
Here you can see some amazing clogs. And from all over the world. Old ones, new ones. Clogs for a wedding. Clogs for a... more travel advice
At the end of the 17th century there must have been 600 mills working in this area. In total there have been over 1000... more travel advice
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