If the big cities suffocate you, this village should please you.To avoid any pollution, any noise and live in a serene setting, direction “The Venice of the North”! This is the nickname of a village in the Netherlands, Giethoorn, located in the region of Overjissel.Why is the village so serene? Already, there is no car. Everyone commutes by bike, so it is difficult to worry about pollution since it is greatly reduced thanks to this! It also happens to the 2,620 inhabitants to travel by boat, in the network of canals that cross the village … In short, the good life! Here is a little paradise on earth:
How has the city managed to maintain such a living environment in the midst of a society that is industrializing massively? The village has no road, no car there. Thus, the traffic does not have to be and the city is thus preserved from the industrialization. Ingenious, no?
To top it all, this little piece of paradise can enrich its small savings: of course, this unusual lifestyle attracts many tourists, allowing residents to live reasonably without resorting to a major industry development!