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Lifting up the historic windmill in Delft

Did you know that windmill 'De Roos' in Delft was lifted up yesterday? The historic windmill and the adjoining house and warehouse were elevated...

A name for each windmill

Did you know that back in the days there were so many windmills in the Netherlands that in 1663 the government decided that each...
Claude Monet

French painter Monet in the Netherlands

Did you know that French painter Claude Monet and his family spent a few months in Amsterdam and Zaandam in 1871? In this period...