Kinderdijk is a small village at a distance of only 16 kilometers of Rotterdam and a little bit less than 10 kilometers from the cityborder of the oldest city in Holland, Dordrecht. Nevertheless is the village unique for it 19 windmills dating from the 1500s. One of the windmills is opened for visitors during the tourist season, and at most of the days its operational too. During the 2nd week of september the Kinderdijk windmills are lighted at night, which is called mills in floodlight. This attracts many visitors from all over the world, and can be recommended to anyone.