"The Neeltje jans" Neeltje Jans by sammie
Neeltje Jans Travel Guide: 16 reviews and 43 photos
The Delta works were build, to protect a part of Zeeland against water. After the "waterramp" in 1953, which flodded a large portion of Zeeland, a small portion of Brabant, Zuid-Holland and Texel (island up north) a plan was constructed to prevent this from ever happing again in the further.
Besides seeing these "pijlers", there are also a lot of other things to do.
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