Kinderdijk, Netherlands

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Kinderdijk Travel Blogs (87)
The dijk of the child, Kinderdijk, Netherlands travel blog

The dijk of the child

A travel blog entry by suebrake


We found windmills. Hello Netherland. Kinderdijk is 15km out of Rotterdam and has 19 historic windmills that were used to pump water off the low-lying land here - so low-lying it is below the level of our ship! The windmills were built in 1740 and some ...

Windmills on our mind, Kinderdijk, Netherlands travel blog

Windmills on our mind

A travel blog entry by devos


... Just caught less than 2 days old and eaten raw. (yummy) our day got of to a great start. After our visit to the Kinderdijk (windmills) we set of along the amazing network of highways which all connect to ring roads around towns,Some of our politicians in ...

Cruise Day 2 Kinderdijk, Kinderdijk, Netherlands travel blog

Cruise Day 2 Kinderdijk

A travel blog entry by nettybu


... of 19 windmills was built around 1740. This group of mills is the largest concentration of old windmills in the Netherlands. The windmills of Kinderdijk are one of the best-known Dutch tourist sites. They have been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since ...

Bikes on Dikes, Kinderdijk, Netherlands travel blog

Bikes on Dikes

A travel blog entry by wells2008


... called Kinderdijk, or the Children's Dike. Suddenly we had more windmills around us than I had seen in the rest of the Netherlands combined. There is one 3km long dike off the River Lek which has 19 very well preserved windmills that date from 1738 - ...

Attractions in Kinderdijk

Kinderdijk Attractions (1)
The Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout

The Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout


Kinderdijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands