In the old village Hollum you literally step into the lively history of Ameland. In streets like de Burelaan and de Oosterlaan the rich history of Ameland is alive and kicking. Hollum is also the village where the (55 meter high!) lighthouse of Ameland is situated.
The fine village Ballum is the smallest village on Ameland, with 350 inhabitants. In the 15th century it was the home of the Cammingha's, the monsieurs of the past of Ameland. Still Ballum is the administrative centre of Ameland.
With about 1200 inhabitants, Nes is one of the bigger villages of the wadden island Ameland. In Nes all the good things of the Ameland past and present come together. In the village you will find some fine commander homes, as well as a modern shopping- and nightlife centre.