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The Oosterscheldekering (in English: Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier), between the islands Schouwen-Duiveland and Noord-Beveland, than under construction, is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta works series of dams, designed to protect the Netherlands from flooding. The construction of the Delta Works was in response to the North Sea Flood of 1953.
Van Gogh Museum (Netherlands). 'Housing the world’s largest collection by artist Vincent van Gogh, the museum is as much a tour through the driven painter’s troubled mind as it is a tour through his body of work. More than 200 canvases are arranged chronologically, starting with his early career in Holland and ending less than a decade later in sunny France, where he produced his best-known work with its characteristic giddy colour.' www.lonelyplanet....