Places of Interest nearby
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Schokland is an island on dry land, symbolising the Dutch battle with water. It is one of the 9 World Heritage siets acknowledges by UNESCO. The other 8 are the Canal District in Amsterdam, the Defence Line of Amsterdam, the Beemster Polder, the Rietveld Schröder House, the Milnetwork at Kinderijk-Elshout, Ir. D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station, the Wadden Sea and Willemstad in Curaçao.
Did you know there is such a thing as the ‘Schokker dance’, based on the fact that to pass each other on the small gangways, Schokkers had to hold on to eachother.