Dutch Towns outside of Amsterdam.




This place is called Kukenhof. It is known for its beautiful gardens of Tulips and other Flowers. Very popular during Tulip season.


Kukenhof is a few miles out of Amsterdam at the town of Lisse.


Kukenhof


There are some working Windmills at Zaanse Schans near Amsterdam.


This area seems to have prevailing winds and they harness that free wind power.


Edam Cheese Factory


Dutch Wood Clogs custom made to fit you in minutes.


This is Marken, a fishing village we visited by boat.


Similar to hot-dogs in the U.S., Smoked Eel is a delicacy here and sold at street stands. Goes good with a Heineken.




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