Category: Giethoorn

For anyone dreaming of a simple life, you may want to consider moving to Giethoorn, Netherlands. This idyllic village has no roads, and the only access is by water over the many beautiful canals or on foot over its wooden arch bridges.

There’s a Dutch village that has canals instead of roads. In the centuries-old village of Giethoorn, known as ‘Venice of the Netherlands,’ cars are prohibited, there are no roads for driving, and tourists are only allowed to arrive by foot, bicycle, or boat.