Living in Zwolle wetland

Zwolle is the 20th municipality in the Netherlands in terms of population. On April 1 there were 120,661 people in the capital of the province of Overijssel. Zwolle is situated on three major waterways: the Vecht, the Black Water and the river. In addition there are several ponds and lakes within the municipal boundaries, some of which are intended for recreation. Due to the fast boat connections to the lake and popular recreational destinations in Overijssel, Zwolle is an attractive city for boaters. Zwolle has two ports passers: The Hangover Spring in the natural floodplains of the river IJssel and Maagjesbolwerk in the center of Zwolle. There are also several other luxurious amenities without moorings. Zwolle is seen as the pivot point between the western and northeastern Netherlands. It's after Utrecht and Amersfoort the largest railway junction, there are connections in seven directions. In the future, Zwolle continue to gain importance by including the construction of the Hanze line and the transfer of single track to double track the railway Zwolle - Raalte - Almelo.