This is one of the 19 windmills at the Kinderdijk World Heritage Site in the Netherlands. We took a boat ride down the canal to see how the windmills were used to reclaim the land for settlement and farming.
Photo copyright 2012 Nancy Parode/Old Line Photography
Nancy Parode is a freelance writer and photographer, Navy spouse and avid traveler. Her travel, wine and home education articles have been published in magazines, newspapers, newsletters and online. She has lived in Italy and Ireland and traveled extensively in Europe, Canada and the United States.