Travelog : Zaanse Schans, Amsterdam

Zaanse Schans, a lovely village on the banks of the Zaan River, in the province of North Holland, is famous for holding a collection of well-preserved historic windmills and houses dating back to 18th and 19th century. Zaanse Schans lies in the Zaan region of northern Holland, and is Western Europe’s oldest industrial area. At one point there were over 600 windmills here running at the … Continue reading Travelog : Zaanse Schans, Amsterdam

Nerd’s Eye View : Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam is a truly unique and beautiful city that’s well worth a visit on any European adventure. It’s best known for its canal houses, abundance of tulips, and easy biking trails. With world-class museums, quirky festivals, theater, live music, laid-back bars and delightful restaurants, there’s never a shortage of things to do and see in Amsterdam… The best word to describe Amsterdam is ‘tolerant’. The … Continue reading Nerd’s Eye View : Amsterdam, Netherlands