We do not all walk on wooden shoes/klompen. Not anymore, some old men and farmers still do. The wooden shoes were used since the middle ages. The hard wood protects the feet. They used to put straw in it to keep the feet warm in the winter.
En natuurlijk Nederlandse kaas.
Infographic about the #Netherlands....Dutch page - De reizende ondernemer
Medieval streets of Nijmegen in Netherlands (by Wouter van Wijngaarden on Flickr).