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Tips from locals
Old fisherman’s village with beautiful wooden houses. Great bike ride or walk to the old lighthouse.
Former Island in IJsselmeer. Very nice to walk through the small alleys and streets and visit the old harbour. Great to visit by verry/boat from Volendam.
Marken (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈmɑrkə(n)]; Marken's dialect: Mereke) is a village in the municipality of Waterland in the province of North Holland, Netherlands. It had a population of 1,810 as of 2012 and is located in forms a peninsula in the Markermeer and was formerly an island in the Zuiderzee…
Set on an island that can be reached by car via a road on a dyke, If you are in possession of a car, you are only around 30 mins away from picturesque old fishing village of Marken. Marken is small but is probably the most famous one due to being nearly entirely made up out of the green wooden…