A part of Kop van Noord-Holland is known as West Friesland (or West Frisia). Not to be confused with Friesland, a province in the North of the country. West-Friesland is a distinct area with it's own dialect West-Frisian that is related to the langage of Friesland in the north.
Flower days, Anna Paulowna, Breezand and Wieringerwaard, . May 3-7, yearly event. During the Flower Days, you can admire many mosaics, that are made up of the individual little flowers of a hyacinth. The makers exhibit them in their own gardens, so you can just drive by and admire them for free.edit