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The Moses Bridge - This incredible “sunken” bridge located in the Netherlands is giving visitors a unique way to access a beautiful 17th Century Dutch fort

Sunken Pedestrian Bridge in the Netherlands Parts Moat Waters Like Moses!

The Moses Bridge - This incredible “sunken” bridge located in the Netherlands is giving visitors a unique way to access a beautiful 17th Century Dutch fort

Stuw, De Lek, Hagestein, Zuid Holland, The Netherlands

Stuw, De Lek, Hagestein, Zuid Holland, The Netherlands

Maeslantkering, Hoek van Holland, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands

Maeslantkering, Hoek van Holland, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands

Afsluitdijk, 33 km long dike between the provinces North-Holland and Friesland

Afsluitdijk, 33 km long dike between the provinces North-Holland and Friesland

The Maeslantkering is a storm surge barrier on the waterway at "Hoek van Holland" which is the entrance of the port of Rotterdam.

The Maeslantkering is a storm surge barrier on the waterway at "Hoek van Holland" which is the entrance of the port of Rotterdam.

The Seven Modern Wonders of the World: The North Sea Protection Works

The Seven Modern Wonders of the World: The North Sea Protection Works

Deltawerken Zeeland To protect the country from the sea they made the Delta works. They started after the 1953 storms that killed over 1500 people.

Deltawerken Zeeland To protect the country from the sea they made the Delta works. They started after the 1953 storms that killed over 1500 people.

Hoek of Holland, gateway to England and Scandinavia

In a Strategic Reversal, Dutch Embrace Floods

Hoek of Holland, gateway to England and Scandinavia


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Afsluitdijk, Hier heb ik ooit gereden met mijn lelijke eend (citroen). Mooi dat ik de afsluitdijk niet over kon vanwege de wind.

Afsluitdijk, Hier heb ik ooit gereden met mijn lelijke eend (citroen). Mooi dat ik de afsluitdijk niet over kon vanwege de wind.

Maeslant storm surge barrier in Rotterdam, Netherlands. © Asahi Shimbun / Getty Images

Maeslant storm surge barrier in Rotterdam, Netherlands. © Asahi Shimbun / Getty Images

The Oosterscheldekering (in English: Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier), between the islands Schouwen-Duiveland and Noord-Beveland, than under construction, is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta works series of dams, designed to protect the Netherlands from flooding. The construction of the Delta Works was in response to the North Sea Flood of 1953.

The Oosterscheldekering (in English: Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier), between the islands Schouwen-Duiveland and Noord-Beveland, than under construction, is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta works series of dams, designed to protect the Netherlands from flooding. The construction of the Delta Works was in response to the North Sea Flood of 1953.

deltawerken - Google zoeken

deltawerken - Google zoeken

Delta works is a series of construction projects in the southwest of the Netherlands to protect a large area of land around the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta from the sea. The works consist of dams, sluices, locks, dykes, levees, and storm surge barriers.

Delta works is a series of construction projects in the southwest of the Netherlands to protect a large area of land around the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta from the sea. The works consist of dams, sluices, locks, dykes, levees, and storm surge barriers.

Underwater Highway - Aqueduct Ringvaart in Haarlemmermmeer, #Netherlands. -  Bridge

Underwater Highway - Aqueduct Ringvaart in Haarlemmermmeer, #Netherlands. - Bridge

Deltawerken (Delta Works in the Netherlands)

Deltawerken (Delta Works in the Netherlands)

Afsluitdijk,Den Oever,Nederland

Afsluitdijk,Den Oever,Nederland

Holland

Holland

For centuries, the Dutch have taken their cheeses sledding.  It is believed that by giving the curds a very small thrill, the cheese is hardier when it ages.

For centuries, the Dutch have taken their cheeses sledding. It is believed that by giving the curds a very small thrill, the cheese is hardier when it ages.

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