Ijmuiden (Amsterdam) / Netherlands
The Port Ijmuiden belongs to Amsterdam. He is connected by bus and train to the city, but is just outside towards the west and has connected since 1876 the IJsselmeer with the North Sea via a channel. From here ferries set out to Dover and Newcastle. But it is also of great importancefor the fish trade.
At the port there are a supermarket and restaurants, besides the harbor with its many sailing boats is a beautiful sight. In addition, the port is an interesting building with some unique details. Through a new project of the beach south of the port was embellished and today it is a warm oasis for visitors.Here are also shopping options. However, for longer stays, it is also advisable to ride to Amsterdam yourself and to visit the city of canals.