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"Amsterdam Half-Day Tour to Zaanse Schans: Windmills
Half day tour to windmill village Zaanse Schans"Meet your guide and driver at a central meeting point just across from Central Station Amsterdam. A comfortable air-conditioned single deck bus will take you to the windmill village Zaanse Schans in just 20 minutes. The windmill village Zaanse Schans is an open air museum that houses a collection of working windmills wooden houses barns and shops dating back to the 18th and 19th Century. All these buildings were brought here from 1961 on bringing back to life this most prosperous period of the Zaan region.In its golden age
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"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills
"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills Volendam and Marken from Amsterdam""If you are in Amsterdam and want to take a break from the fast city life this is your perfect opportunity. Enjoy a 5 hour trip to the country side and suburbs of Amsterdam. During the trip you can see the old wooden houses and the wonderful windmills at the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans that make Netherlands famous around the world. In addition to this we will also visit a cheese making factory where you can see in detail
From EUR390.00
 
Private Half-Day Tour to Zaanse Schans Windmills and Cheese Farm from Amsterdam
"Venture out of Amsterdam for the day and visit the beautiful landscape of the areas outside the city. You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Amsterdam to begin the journey to Zaanse Schans.The stop will be in Zaanse Schans with the characteristic there the group will visit a clog-maker and will see the demonstration of the realization then will taste and discover the cheese factory where cheese is still made in the traditional way. This area used to be an industrial area where many windmills were used for many different purposes. Only a few windmills survived and are restored a paint mill and a spice mill. Besides the windmills the Zaanse Schans is full of traditional green-timbered houses and warehouses.""""Enjoy a private half-day tour from Amsterdam to the magnificent Zaanse Schans windmills
From EUR48.00

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Geknakt maar niet gebroken(cracked but not broken)

The modern warmonument in Assendelft is tugged away between two containers when we visited. It sure must look better just in front of the church.The monument has the motto cracked but not broken. It...
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tompt
Mar 23, 2004

The province of Noord Holland...

The province of Noord Holland (North Holland) often is a typical polder landscape with great views and many narrow canals, magnificent farmhouses and every now and again a mill. You can go to places...
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Sep 12, 2002

Visit the clock museum if you...

Visit the clock museum if you have got the time for it. It's so nice! You can also find a puppetmuseum here with 18th and 19th century dolls.
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sandravdp
Sep 07, 2002

Alkmaar is a lovely old town,...

Alkmaar is a lovely old town, about 30 km from Zaandam. There's a special Alkmaar travelogue in my NL page!
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Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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Montelbaanstoren

one of the highlights of a Canal Cruise in Amsterdam is a short stop at the Canal Side of the Famous Clock tower of Amsterdam Called Montelbaanstoren, which is located along the bank of the canal...
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Noorderkerk

The Noorderkerk church is constructed between 1620 and 1623. Hendrick de Keyser, the Amsterdam City architect made the design of the building, that was one of the first Dutch Protestant churches as...
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Jordaan District

Build in 1616 on order by local merchant Jan Janszoon Oly, the Sint Andries Hofje was a place were poor elderly Catholic people could live. The houses around the inner court were ready in 1617 and...
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Electric Ladyland

Remember those disco nights when you see all things in bright colors? I mean not those you see after smoking some stuff, but rather those which arises from illumination with black light. You may find...
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Tulip Museum

Also on Prinsengracht, at number 116, on the opposite side of the canal to the Anne Frank House Museum, and next to the Cheese Museum is a small museum called the Tulip...
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Schreierstoren

Along the Street Prins Hendrikkade and lying a few meters away from the Basilica of Saint Nicolas is a remnant of the old City Wall of Amsterdam Called Schreierstoren. This Tower is known specially to...
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"Enkhuizen and surrounding area"
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