Every spring the flower fields in the Netherlands bloom. The most beautiful flower fields can be found in the Bulb Region around Keukenhof flower park in Lisse. The many tulips, hyacinths and daffodils guarantee the real spring feeling. Every year from March until mid-May you can enjoy the flower fields to the fullest with this cycle tour.
‘A thick pin, don’t say anything but I can already see by the muzzle if it is a good, fat one!’ Visit Gaele Postma in Zoutkamp, a picturesque old fishing village near the National Park ‘Het Lauwersmeer’ and join him on his boat to learn more about a Fisherman’s life and fishing for eels.
What are the similarities between the Amish people in North America and the Staphorst community in the province of Overijssel? Both are very close knit, pious and wear typical traditional costumes. There is no village in the Netherlands about which so many clichés exist as Staphorst.