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Travel quote: A Dutch saving

“God created the world but the Dutch created the Netherlands.”

Inspirational photo taken in Kinderdijk, a village in the Netherlands in South Holland by PamelaWLucas 11/3/17

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Travel quotes: to search and live

“To move, to breathe, to fly, to float,
To gain all while you give,
To roam the roads of lands remote,
To travel is to live.” 26 more words

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Kinderdijk, The Netherlands | Travel

Yes, that were a lot of windmills! In the end of the summer, I visited Kinderdijk as a surprise for my mothers birthday. Kinderdijk is a small village in the Netherlands, near Rotterdam. 250 more words

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World Heritage Windmills in Kinderdijk

I wonder why people in the 18th century needed to create liveable conditions of the swamps of Nederwaard, surely Europe wasn’t that crowded back then? But it is impressive: over 200 years ago people built 78 windmills to pump up water to live on the land – and in the mills. 119 more words

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The windmills of Kinderdijk

Let the windmills’ obsession begin! :D

Starting the day with a delicious breakfast in Amsterdam, taking the train to Rotterdam, wandering the city by foot up to the Erasmus Bridge, going on a fun water ride on Maas river, are just the prerequisites of finally reaching… 251 more words

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