In July 2015, I visited the Netherlands for several days on a research trip. The weather couldn't have been better, and the people couldn't have been nicer. I highly recommend it!

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Amsterdam Train Station (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Windmills (Zaanse Schans, Netherlands)
More windmills (Zaanse Schans, Netherlands)
Pastoral beauty (Zaanse Schans, Netherlands)
Volendam Marina (Volendam, Netherlands)
Van Gogh Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Bikes and flowers (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Scenic canal (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Most tunnels are narrow (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Beach Volleyball World Championships (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
The scenery is gorgeous (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Wooden shoe factory (Marken, Netherlands)
Dutch cheese store (Amsterdam, Netherlands)