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Bourtange fortification, restored to its 1750 condition, Groningen, Netherlands.

Bourtange fortification, restored to its 1750 condition, Groningen, Netherlands.

Neuf-Brisach, Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France.  After the peace of Ryswick 1697 and the loss of Breisach to Habsburg, France built this fortified town to guard the new German border.

Neuf-Brisach, Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France. After the peace of Ryswick 1697 and the loss of Breisach to Habsburg, France built this fortified town to guard the new German border.

Unusual World’s Navigable Aqueducts Aqueduct Ringvaart Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands This is the oldest water bridge in the Netherlands, built in 1961 Near Roelofarendsveen town in western part of the country. The Ringvaart channel surrounds the polder of Haarlemermmeer and crosses over the A4 Highway by means of the aqueduct. In 2006, the construction has undergone two new renovations: the expanded highway on the east side and new high-speed railway on the west side.

Unusual World’s Navigable Aqueducts Aqueduct Ringvaart Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands This is the oldest water bridge in the Netherlands, built in 1961 Near Roelofarendsveen town in western part of the country. The Ringvaart channel surrounds the polder of Haarlemermmeer and crosses over the A4 Highway by means of the aqueduct. In 2006, the construction has undergone two new renovations: the expanded highway on the east side and new high-speed railway on the west side.

Grenzenloses Radelvergnügen entlang der United Countries Tour durch die benachbarten Regionen Emsland, Grafschaft Bentheim sowie die Provinzen Drenthe und Groningen. Ein Highlight die Festung Bourtange  www.emsland.com

Grenzenloses Radelvergnügen entlang der United Countries Tour durch die benachbarten Regionen Emsland, Grafschaft Bentheim sowie die Provinzen Drenthe und Groningen. Ein Highlight die Festung Bourtange www.emsland.com

Path | 道路 | Chemin | путь | Sentiero | Camino | Dōro | Pasaje | проезд |

Path | 道路 | Chemin | путь | Sentiero | Camino | Dōro | Pasaje | проезд |

| ♕ |  Village corner of St-Cirq Lapopie - Perigord, France  by © Ladush | via ysvoice | petitpoulailler   ~ wish we were there.

| ♕ | Village corner of St-Cirq Lapopie - Perigord, France by © Ladush | via ysvoice | petitpoulailler ~ wish we were there.

Antorff (Antwerp) - Finely engraved plan of Antwerp with a battle scene beyond its walls, engraved by Franz Hogenberg, from the 1588 edition of Michael Aitzinger's important early history of the Low Countries.

Antorff (Antwerp) - Finely engraved plan of Antwerp with a battle scene beyond its walls, engraved by Franz Hogenberg, from the 1588 edition of Michael Aitzinger's important early history of the Low Countries.