Giethoorn in Holland. "Venice of the North".
Giethoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel.  It is located in the municipality of Steenwijkerland,  about ...
 
 
 
 
It became famous, especially after 1958,  as the Dutch film maker Bert Haanstra made his famous comedy "Fanfare"...
 
 
 
In the old part of the village, there were no roads (nowadays there is a cycling path),  and all transport was done by wat...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Giethoorn. Roelof.
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Giethoorn In Holland.

  1. 1. Giethoorn in Holland. "Venice of the North".
  2. 2. Giethoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. It is located in the municipality of Steenwijkerland, about 5 km southwest of Steenwijk.
  3. 7. It became famous, especially after 1958, as the Dutch film maker Bert Haanstra made his famous comedy "Fanfare" there. Therefore, Giethoorn is an internationally well-known tourist attraction in the Netherlands.
  4. 11. In the old part of the village, there were no roads (nowadays there is a cycling path), and all transport was done by water over one of the many canals. The lakes in Giethoorn were formed by peat unearthing.
  5. 24. Giethoorn. Roelof.

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