Holland is Wooden Shoes

I’ve never seen a country with more symbols than Holland.* One of the quintessential symbols of Holland is wooden shoes, even though nobody wears them any more…

except for goofy tourists… Al tries on some giant wooden shoes in Volendamand silly cows… 
A Dairy Cow Wearing Wooden Shoes Wooden shoes make great planters when filled with pansies… Wooden shoe planters filled with pansies in Marken, HollandFuzzy ‘wooden shoe’ slippers… 
Fuzzy Wooden Shoe Slippers in a Dairy Cow Pattern

*Some more things that symbolize Holland:

More on Holland (The Netherlands).

More of Nancy Merrill’s Photo a Week Challenge: Quintessential where she explores one of Holland’s main symbols: Windmills.

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