Kinderdijk, South Holland

A windy afternoon at Kinderdijk, in South Holland

Holland- renowned for tulips, windmills, and extracurricular activities.  On my recent visit though, I stuck to PG-rated pursuits.  I was determined to get windmill shots while in the Netherlands, so I carved out a day to visit a small village outside of Rotterdam.  This impressive location about one and a half hours south of Amsterdam is the UNESCO site of Kinderdijk.  A series of nineteen windmills, mostly from the 18th century, are spaced out along canals stretching approximately two miles. Continue reading