Architecture Windmills

Wind mill in Retz

Wind mill of Retz, Austria

There are only two wind mills still operating in Austria. One of them is placed on a hill high next to Retz. The second one is located in Podersdorf.


The windmill of Podersdorf

The windmill of Podersdorf, Austria

There are only two windmills in Austria still to see. One of them is the windmill of Retz and the second one is this one in Podersdorf. The owner of the windmill  in Podersdorf offers guided tours telling about the life of a miller.

Railviews Roman Empire Windmills

Heidentor in Petronell-Carnuntum

View of the Heidentor taken from a train

On a train journey from Vienna to Carntuntum-Petronell I took this photo of an ancient Roman monument. The structure is part of the archaeology park Carnuntum. Local people call this monument Heidentor (Pagans’ Gate).

Museums Windmills

Windmill at the Hessenpark

Windmill at the Hessenpark in Neu-Anspach, Germany

A windmill seen at the open air museum Hessenpark in Germany.