As Holland’s oldest city, dating back to 1220, Dordrecht is also the city where representatives of the Low Countries met with William of Orange in 1572 to plan a united revolt against Spain, inspiring Dutch independence, and ultimately resulting in the Netherlands that we know today.

The windmills of Kinderdijk, a UNESCO World Heritage site, are a bicycle ride through the polders (wetlands) or a Waterbus journey away. With over 25% of the Netherlands below sea level, these 19 mills are picturesque examples from 1740 of how the Dutch have been controlling the waters for over 1000 years.

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