Zaanse Schans, 1509 Zaandam, Paesi Bassi
Pictures of windmills surrounded by tulips fields along canals are famous worldwide. One may think that they are not real…They are ! You can see them in Zaanse Schans. A pleasant half-day trip from Amsterdam is a visit to the picturesque Dutch village park at Zaanse Schans, approximately 15km north of the city. You will find iconic views of the 6 windmills set on the river Zaan, traditional houses, shops and museums.