Hotel Petit Nord

Kleine Noord 53 - 55, Hoorn, Noord-Holland, 1621, Netherlands | 4 star hotel
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Cheese, Windmills and Open Air Museum in Enkhuizen

A travel blog entry by dft on May 07, 2014

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... 20 years before. We got to sample some of their cheese (Gary wasn't impressed, probably because it wasn't of the stinky, aged variety). Afterwards she walked us around so we could see the rooms where each step of the process took place and she answered questions if anyone had one. After that we headed outside to see the cows and the milking operation (now automated).

After a short drive, we stopped at a demonstration windmill. We ...

OF SCREWS, COWS AND FISH

A travel blog entry by rachel21601 on Apr 21, 2014

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... further in from the sea. As a result windmills were typically arranged in three or four concentric circles. They are able to drain water to 1-1.5 meters from the polder with the help of the Archimedes screw. Originally powered by wind, windmills used steam and then electricity before falling into disuse. From 10,000 windmills in Northern Holland alone, only 348 remain in the entire country. Stop one is the Schermer polder, where ...

6 Hours in Amsterdam

A travel blog entry by jodeebodee on Sep 26, 2013

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... fry place earlier on and I have heard about the mayo sauce stuff so I decided to try. Too bad I ordered the biggest fries ever! They were actually really good and the mayo was decent but after a while I just wanted the fries to be plain. At one point I was sitting on a bench eating while three little old ladies ate little grandma portions of fries. I made my way to the train but not before seeing the best sight of Amsterdam. ...

Wooden shoes & beer!

A travel blog entry by judyf222 on Aug 12, 2013

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... displays are wonderful. The museum is 4 floors & spans from the 1100's to 2000. Following our visit to the museum we walked to a nearby canal & took a 75 min. canal cruise. It was very relaxing & boated through most of the major canals. Amsterdam has some 88 canals. We saw many houseboats lining the canals. We hadn't been aware there were so many. The canals themselves used to be 3 meters deep, but are ...

107 Hoorn

A travel blog entry by richard.wolters on Aug 04, 2013

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... P .Coen has a statue on the Rode Steen square in the center of the town.

The name Hoorn or English “Horn “is also found on the most southern point of South America were you find Cape Horn; named after this town. Many of the town’s houses and merchant building are over 400 years old. At 9 pm it was still light and a comfortable temperature. The wind head died down; the outer ...

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This 4 star hotel is located on Kleine Noord 53 - 55, Hoorn.
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