Kinderdijk, Netherlands

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Kinderdijk Travel Blogs (67)
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 ...

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 - ...

Wind Mills in the Netherlands, Kinderdijk, Netherlands travel blog

Wind Mills in the Netherlands

A travel blog entry by eugineanded


In the morning, Ed and I went to see the old wind mills in a town called Kinderdijk in the Netherlands. It was so peaceful and quiet out there. We strolled along the road and also visited one of the windmills. There were 19 windmills whose primary ...

Day 12 - Flight to Kinderdijk, Kinderdijk, Netherlands travel blog

Day 12 - Flight to Kinderdijk

A travel blog entry by adamkaiser


... 1740 to drain a polder, or low-lying tract of land. It's the largest concentration of old windmills in The Netherlands. We also learn that the name "Kinderdijk" is derived from "Children's dike" - and dates back to 1421, when the Saint Elizabeth flood ...

Attractions in Kinderdijk

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

The Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout


Kinderdijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands