October 05, 2014

Approaching Kemskerke

Jacques Brel sang about "Le Plat Pays" and I drove through it today after I left Ostend. Klemskerke is typical, a beautiful little village in the Polders not far from De Haan/Le Cocq.  Its windmill from 1693 and its restored church (picture 2 if you look carefully) are protected monuments. "The flat land at its best, where quiet country roads invite walking and cycling. Klemskerke is a very old polder village. The first written document in which the town is mentioned dates back to 1003".


  1. geweldig mooie oude molen met mooie luchten daar hou ik van.

  2. Wolken boven Klemskerke, dreigend, het goede weer voorbij. Prachtige molen.

  3. Such flat land is very exotic for us Scots! Lovely moody sky in the first shot.

  4. een mooie molen in Klemskerke...

    maar die wolken beloven weinig goeds..

    prettige avond Anni

  5. wow, lovely sky!!!