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Tulips and Flowers of Holland

Tulips and Flowers of Holland

Tulips and Flowers of Holland

Tulip Field

Holland is known for it's beautiful flowers. During spring season fields of these flowers can be found, covering the landscape like a colourful blanket. Tulips are often seen as one of the great treasures of Holland and it most certainly is. These fields can be found in the province of Flevoland. When coming to the Netherlands, april is the best time to plan your trip to ensure you can experience these flower fields. 

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Whats the Function of Dutch Windmillls?

Whats the Function of Dutch Windmillls?

Dutch Windmills

Hollandse Molen

A vast majority of the people who visit Holland are keen on seeing Dutch windmills as being part of the Dutch landscape. It almost seems as if windmills are one of many connotations individuals have with Holland. Not only do windmills beautifully contibrute to the Dutch landscape, but they are also very practical and needed.

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The Main Advantages of the Wooden Shoe, Why we wear clogs

The Main Advantages of the Wooden Shoe, Why we wear clogs

The wooden shoes are worn for centuries in the Netherlands. And until this day it is popular. In this article I will explain the 9 main reasons why to wear wooden shoes.

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Special types of Wooden Shoes, clogs for different purposes

 

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The Legend of the Pointy Clogs of Bethmale

Pointy wooden shoes of bethmale

These shoes are a real eyecatcher in our museum. The strange pointy noses bring up questions. Why are they shaped like this? Why are the points so ridiculously large? And the most important one: What is the story behind these shoes? I'm going to tell you the legend of the pointy clogs of Bethmale. 

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