Giethoorn, Netherlands


headerblank1Giethoorn, has such a simple beauty that it hardly seems real. A bohemian canals, small wooden bridges, vivid flowers and pretty thatched-roof farmhouses and a fairytale-like gardens. I felt like I was in a completely different time period! It was absolutely stunning!


Giethoorn Village known as “the Venice of the North”, a magical Village in the Netherlands with no roads available but canals instead. The waterways or canals are the roads as it were.


A waterfront village located in the Dutch province of Overijssel and its 110km from Amsterdam. If driving will take about 1 hour and 30 minutes.


This place has about 2,620 citizens who live in thatched-roof cottages. Many of these homes are hidden between the trees and wooden bridges. These homes are connected by small rivers, a bike path and 176 wooden arch bridges as it’s the only way to reach many houses, other than by boat.

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