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And it is with this thought that we most reluctantly say "Farewell" to springtime in the Netherlands.

 

(Springtime in the Netherlands - 1950)

 

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Zaanse Schans is a neighbourhood of Zaandam in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. It has a collection of well-preserved historic windmills and houses.

The Zaanse Schans is one of the popular tourist attractions of the region and an anchor point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage. The neighbourhood attracts approximately 900,000 visitors every year.

The windmills were built after 1574.

 

(Source: Wikipedia)

 

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Leica M9 + Leica Summilux 35mm pre-asph

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Taken on June 4, 2011