Daily Archives: October 7, 2020

Zaanse Schans – Dutch Windmill Village

Zaanse schans village is very beautiful.It is a very special and unique village on the banks of the river Zaanse. The village is famous for wooden houses windmills . These are traditional dutch houses .

Windmills are an important part of the dutch culture . Further some of the windmills are still in operation. The tourists can understand the importance of these windmills and how they function.

Besides these windmills there are also some museums here like the bakery museum, here you can taste freshly baked cookies. Around the village there are some small farms . Here farm animals like sheep , goats can be seen.

It is a truly wonderful place and we had a great time and also we learnt a lot about the windmills