Beach, de Hoop Windmill, Aeolus Windmill and Mussels at Wemeldinge ,Zeeland,Netherlands


me mummy and Evie on the Dyke we are off to the beach today

can you see the sailing boat ?

we watched the barges

a small and larger barge going in different directions , it was too cold for us to swim !

this dog was called Max

Leo and mummy on the Beach

Evie and I made a sandcastle

Evie puts some marks around the castle

a police boat ?

can you see the two cannons, there is a statue of a mermaid on the post


marina – there are lots of boats here

This is the  Aeolus Windmill this means the God of Wind

me and Evie
http://www.geolocation.ws/v/W/4cb3dbe2421aa924b100088a/windmill-aeolus-in-wemeldinge-the/en
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_windmills_in_Zeeland
this is a tower mill or Stellingmolen
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tower_mill

it was build in 1869
http://www.molendatabase.nl/nederland/molen.php?nummer=924

next to the first windmill was a small deer park
these are called fallow deer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fallow_Deer
http://www.bds.org.uk/fallow.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Fallow_Deer

This is the second mill
http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WM7B9K_De_Hoop_Wemeldinge_Zeeland_Netherlands
http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bestand:De_Hoop_Wemeldinge.jpg
http://eu.fotolia.com/id/4785046

this is called De Hoop
means hope
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_windmills_in_Zeeland
http://www.molendatabase.nl/nederland/molen.php?nummer=925

we collected a lot of mussels to eat , we also collected oysters as well but i didn’t try these but this is the bowl of mussels me and Evie ate !
http://www.openbeelden.nl/media/27189/Mosselkwekerijen_in_de_Oosterschelde
http://www.helpwithcooking.com/seafood-shellfish/how-to-cook-mussels.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/mussel 

some links for the area 
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One Response to “Beach, de Hoop Windmill, Aeolus Windmill and Mussels at Wemeldinge ,Zeeland,Netherlands”

  1. Awesome post again, I have never had mussels! Seems you and Evie love them haha! 😀

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