The Zaanse Schans — open air Museum in the outskirts of Amsterdam, near the city of Zaandam. Here are about 30 of these Dutch houses collected all over the country, several museums, a farm and 10 existing mills. Zaanse Schans is a very popular tourist center. Tourists visiting the Netherlands come to enjoy this etnoderevni to better understand the tradition of Dutch village.
In the village the Zaanse Schans atmosphere is unforgettable atmosphere of the past of the Netherlands: quietly hold the blade of the old mills, the smell of freshly baked bread, in the Studio knocking clogs, the shoemaker, the cheese factory is always full of visitors. Village houses, painted in green color, reminiscent of the picture, with embroidered curtains, flowers on the Windows, wicker furniture in front gardens. The street not slowly move the snow-white geese, and in the meadows graze fat sheep. In Zaanse Schans there is even a small, almost a toy, but a drawbridge.