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Kinderdijk, The Netherlands

The most important aspect of UNESCO World Heritage Kinderdijk is undoubtedly the unique collection of 19 authentic windmills, which are considered a Dutch icon throughout the entire world.

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Milling about

Arrived in Kinderdijk well ahead of schedule. Had a delicious breakfast including an omelette from the omelette bar. Disembarked for our windmill tour at 10:30. Windmills were fascinating. 48 more words



Some beautiful typical Dutch windmills.

(Kinderdijk, Nederlands)


The Daily Post: Wind

It was not a windy day last October when my Viking River cruise visited Kinderdijk, Netherlands.

We toured a windmill to see how a family lives and works in the area. 30 more words



Hello everybody!

Kinderdijk is a historic resort with 19 windmills also written into UNESCO World Heritage List. It’s located in the picturesque village of Kinderdijk, near the town of Albrasserdam and around 19km from the second biggest Dutch city Rotterdam. 193 more words


Windmill-watching in Kinderdijk, Netherlands


Kinderdijk, located in South Holland, 15 km east of Rotterdam, was inscripted as an USESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. The area consists of many windmills (in which the Netherlands is famous for!) and museums that allow for you to visit. 122 more words


Day trip to Kinderdijk and Dordrecht

Planning a holiday requires decision making; where, how, why, what, who with and no small matter, how much? So it’s really lovely to discover a place in your own country, that is nearby, and can give you an enjoyable day trip or even a few days out. 427 more words