Volendam – Most Beautiful Fisherman’s Village in The World
Volendam is an old port that became one of the most popular tourist destination in the Netherland, this area is well known as a fisherman village that has the old boats and traditional clothing that still worn by the residents. Typical Dutch houses at the seaside are so beautiful to see. One of the old building is still being used is Reformed Church which was built in 1658 by Adriaan January Nieng. This little church is still stand tough until now.
The Volendam is very neat, clean and beautiful, not like other fisherman village in the other cities or countries. when visiting this place you will see the beauty of the Dutch state in the past. The houses are not too big and distance is very close between each other, but it very organized and maintained well, the people here are also very friendly.
Standing here we can see the atmosphere of old-time Dutch. Many older people wearing the Netherland suit, with its unique cap. very beautiful and very peaceful, a visit to this place is an experience that will never can be forgotten. The river is so tidy with plenty of wild duck swimming and foraging.
Taking Photos with typical Dutch clothing are become souvenir and memento of this place. there are few houses in this place which used as photograph studio, They will lend typical Dutch clothes and use interior of their home as backgrounds then take your photo.
Visitors who want to see the past of Volendam can visit the museum that holds various collections from time to time. In addition, eating shrimp in Volendam is an unforgettable culinary experience, very delicious, This area is also famous for the production of its herring fish. Another unique thing of Volendam are they sell goods and merchandise in very cheap price.
If you are in vacation to Netherland then Volendam is one of place that you should visit. See full map to Volendam
Photos of Volendam