20 april 2017

Noordwijk aan Zee

View from the dunes into Noordwijk aan Zee. The town was founded around 1200 as a fishing village. During the 19th century tourism replaced fishing as its primary income.


Nowadays it is a popular resort town with over a million overnight stays per year.

12 opmerkingen:

  1. Gosh! I hope they've at least preserved one true fishing boat and crew. :-)

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  2. Is er nog iets ouds te vinden daar. Wat betreft je vraag over mijn posting nee geen song jammer genoeg.

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  3. Looks like a very popular place...so many people!

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  4. ...so nice to see folks out enjoying the day.

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  5. I'm sure in the height of summer there is barely room to move!

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  6. People enjoying themselves. Must be rather crowded and busy during the summer months.

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  7. It must really get busy during the peak of the season!

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  8. Een vissersplaatsje is het niet meer zo te zien, maar wel lekker dicht bij zee.

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  9. Goodness that is a lot of tourists Marleen.. people do love to come to the seaside for holidays.. I totally get it, if I didn't live by the sea I would absolutely make it a holiday destination!

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