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Nederland - Enkhuizen

Nederland - Enkhuizen
Enkhuizen is a picturesque little city, well known for its numerous historic buildings and monuments. During the 17th century it was one off the most prosperous cities in the Netherlands as a member of the Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie - VOC (Dutch East India Company); the largest trading company in the world.
Its rich history is visible in many villas, ‘Golden Age’ buildings, city walls and gates, churches, channels, harbours.

Enkhuizen was one of the harbour-towns of the VOC, from where overseas trade with the East Indies was conducted. It received city rights in 1355. In the mid-17th century the city was at the peak of its power and was one of the most important harbour cities in the Netherlands. It lost its position by the late 17th century, due to the wars with England, the silting of its waters and the rise of Amsterdam. Enkhuizen became a sleepy fishermen's town.

Nowadays Enkhuizen is famous for its water sports facilities; the town has one of the largest marinas in the country. Many ships from the so called bruine vloot (brown fleet) have adopted Enkhuizen as their homeport.

Günter Klaus, Gary Schotel, Erhard Bernstein, Richard Nuttall and 61 other people have particularly liked this photo


60 comments - The latest ones
 Nouchetdu38
Nouchetdu38 club
Great series and explanations!!!!!
Best wishes****
4 months ago.
 Zulma
Zulma club
A wonderful display dear friend!! Only you can do this!!! Perfect!!! Enjoy the WE Jaap.
4 months ago.
 Gary Benson (grbenson3 on flickr)
Gary Benson (grbenso… club
Great series series of images Jaap. Enjoy the weekend.
4 months ago.
 Hansruedi Voegele
Hansruedi Voegele club
Sehr schöne Aufnahmen Jaap!
4 months ago.
 Joe, Son of the Rock
Joe, Son of the Rock club
A lovely architectural montage, Jaap. I hope you have a great weekend. All the best, Joe
4 months ago.
 Weard Bültena
Weard Bültena club
Moin,
ich war schon öfters dort. Ein wunderschöner Ort.
Tolle Aufnahmen.
Danke für die Infos.
Weard
4 months ago.
 Walter 7.8.1956
Walter 7.8.1956 club
Sehr schöne Aufnahmen Jaap!!
Auch die Informationen dazu sind spannend!
4 months ago.
 cammino
cammino club
Auch nach dem Ende der großen Zeit noch sehenswert!
4 months ago.
 Maveda
Maveda club
eine tolle Collage mit einzelnen PiP, so können wir 10 (!) Bilder genießen^^
4 months ago.
 J.Garcia
J.Garcia club
Magnificent and numerous images that testify the beauty and economic importance of this port city
GreaT and very interesting information, too!
Many thanks for sharing, Jaap!
4 months ago. Edited 4 months ago.
 Marie-claire Gallet
Marie-claire Gallet club
Very nice presentation for these beautiful buildings, Jaap !! Have a nice week-end and stay well !
4 months ago.
 Ulrich John
Ulrich John club
Schöne Serie, Jaap ! Und ein interessanter Text !
4 months ago.
 uwschu
uwschu club
Interessante Aufnahmen aus diesem Ort
4 months ago.
 Fred Fouarge
Fred Fouarge club
:-))
4 months ago. Edited 4 months ago.
 Malik Raoulda
Malik Raoulda club
Une série remarquable et d'une beauté fabuleuse..Les pips sont magnifiques.
4 months ago.
 Peter Castell
Peter Castell club
A nice tour of Enkhuizen Jaap, I hope you are having a good weekend
4 months ago.
 Esther
Esther club
There are some very lovely buildings here.
4 months ago.
 John FitzGerald
John FitzGerald club
An interesting, well-taken set.
4 months ago.
 José Manuel Polo
José Manuel Polo club
Presentación muy laboriosa, tanto en imagen como en texto. Es de agradecer tu infatigable laboriosidad Jaap para compartir documentos fotográficos de calidad bien presentados y ampliamente documentados. Gracias y que pases un buen domingo.
4 months ago.
 Leo W
Leo W club
Sieht wirklich idyllisch aus dort, sicher ein lohnenswerter Hafen.
4 months ago.
 Alice
Alice
****************
4 months ago.
 neira-Dan
neira-Dan club
joli série et collage
4 months ago.
 WiePet
WiePet club
Eine tolle Collage dieser hübschen Stadt!
4 months ago.
 Madeleine Defawes
Madeleine Defawes club
Superbes images d'Enkhuizen que j'adore avec ses vieux bateaux à voile !
Bon weekend. Amitiés
4 months ago.
 sea-herdorf
sea-herdorf club
Eine wunderschöne, alte, sehr gut erhaltene Architektur zeigst Du uns, Jaap.
Freundliche Grüße und einen schönen Sonntag
Erich
4 months ago.
 Silvana -Silvy 51
Silvana -Silvy 51 club
ottimo reportage Jaap! si capisce che doveva essere una città molto importante.
un caro saluto, Silvy
4 months ago.
 Rosalyn Hilborne
Rosalyn Hilborne club
The buildings are beautiful Jaap, and excellently shown here!
Sunday greetings.
4 months ago.
 Herb Riddle
Herb Riddle club
Another wonderful set of architectural captures from you Jaap and as usual very well documented here too. Well done.

Enjoy this wonderful weekend. Herb
4 months ago.
 tiabunna
tiabunna club
Great images and excellent background information, Jaap.
4 months ago.
 Danielle
Danielle club
De toute Beauté ****************
4 months ago.
 Andrea Ertl
Andrea Ertl
Sehr schöne verschiedene Aufnahmen mit tollen Farben und Spiegelung.
4 months ago.
 Keith Burton
Keith Burton club
A nicely put together architectural collage Jaap.............as always you've captured the detail in each building perfectly.
4 months ago.
 menonfire
menonfire club
Klasse Bilderstrecke Jaap
4 months ago.
 Marije Aguillo
Marije Aguillo club
Bonito collage. Feliz nueva semana.
4 months ago.
 Christa1004
Christa1004 club
I think I already said it, but I really like your collages with the explanation.
4 months ago.
 Helena Ferreira
Helena Ferreira club
Splendid work!
4 months ago.
 Don Sutherland
Don Sutherland club
Wonderful photos.
4 months ago.
 Dean Morley (mostly off)
Dean Morley (mostly… club
Fijne platen, Jaap, ziet als een prachtige stad uit.
Ik wens je een goede en zonnige nieuwe week. :-)
4 months ago.
 Nora Caracci
Nora Caracci club
gran reportage !
happy and healphy new week !
4 months ago.
 Valeriane ♫ ♫ ♫¨*
Valeriane ♫ ♫ ♫¨* club
une série superbe*****************belle semaine Jaap ! Amitiés♫
4 months ago.
 Adele
Adele club
Great series of this city, Jaap!
Have a nice new week
4 months ago.
 RHH
RHH club
Beautiful collage and excellent historical notes.
4 months ago.
 RHH
RHH club
Thanks for your visit.
4 months ago.
 RHH
RHH club
Have a good day and a good week.
4 months ago.
 Percy Schramm
Percy Schramm club
Enkhuizen is really a nice little city, which we visited in 1988. Thank you for the serie and a great souvenir for us.
4 months ago.
 ╰☆☆June☆☆╮
╰☆☆June☆☆╮ club
★彡 Good work. Have a lovely new week 彡★
4 months ago.
 Pearl
Pearl club
Architecture typique et rappel historique intéressant !
4 months ago.
 Annemarie
Annemarie club
great to be back to your photos.
Happy evening.
4 months ago.
 Jeff Farley
Jeff Farley club
Great shots Jaap.
Have a great week.
4 months ago.
 Roger (Grisly)
Roger (Grisly) club
Excellent series and terrific narrative Jaap
4 months ago.
 Valeriane ♫ ♫ ♫¨*
Valeriane ♫ ♫ ♫¨* club
bonne journée Jaap ! Amitiés♫
4 months ago.
 Jeanne chevillard
Jeanne chevillard club
Magnifique photos. Bonne journée
4 months ago.
 J. Gafarot
J. Gafarot club
Superb show of images, wonderful in its simplicity and very well thought of.
I am in awe of the things I can see here.
Thank you for the note Jaap.
4 months ago.
 Gabi Lombardo
Gabi Lombardo club
I went there many years ago during my bicycle tour through Nederland! a very nice town indeed!!
4 months ago.
 micritter
micritter club
Excellent photos of those beautiful buildings. Nice work!
4 months ago.
 Eric Desjours
Eric Desjours club
I am still amazed that such a small country is full of such captivating cities, villages, castles and natural places :-) Rich history, really!
A representative and captivating series, Jaap.
4 months ago.
 Misou 49
Misou 49 club
Superbe collage !
4 months ago.
 Gudrun
Gudrun club
Sleepy nowadays but the town has retained all the great old buildings! As usual an excellent compilation.
4 months ago.
 Guido Werner
Guido Werner club
Very nice collage and PIPs. And thank you for the information. I visited Enkhuizen once about two years ago.
3 months ago.
 Günter Klaus
Günter Klaus club
.....da hast du sehr schönes Einblicke in dieses kleine Städtchen gegeben lieber Jaap.ganz tolle Aufnahmen:))

......wünsche noch einen schönen Nachmittag,ganz liebe Grüße Güni:))
5 days ago.

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