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Kinderdijk – Dutch Mill Beauty

Kinderdijk Molins

Kinderdijk (Dutch for “Children dike”) is a small village in the province  of South-Holland and a famous World Heritage site well known for the many and various windmills located in the polder near the riverside. There is a total of 19 windmills: a row of nine windmills to keep the Nederwaard dry and a row of […]

Zaanse Schans – Zaandam

Zaanse Schans

Zaanse Schans is one of the most historical places of Holland where you can relive the 18th century. This little neighborhood is located in “Zaandam” (near Amsterdam) and is  famous because of its beautiful  scenery with typical windmills and 18th century houses. Sightseeing In the Zaanse Schans there are many historical events, monuments and museums. For […]