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Category: The Netherlands

It’s all about the Netherland, or Holland as I like to call it. I’ve travelled the Netherlands, Lived there, worked there. I know my way around the place in many ways. So check out my tips on working, living, eating and traveling the Netherlands.

Why People Leave the Netherlands

Why People Leave the Netherlands

Reasons to emigrate from the Netherlands are multiple. Finding your luck elsewhere is an appealing thought to many, but not all of us make that big step to actually leave. Every Emigrant has his own story to tell. I have y own story as well. The question why I left the Netherlands was asked by one of my subscribers on Leaving Holland Channel on YouTube. I thought it was a good question to answer in a vlog. People leave the…

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Kingsday Festival in the Netherlands

Kingsday Festival in the Netherlands

So many toerist still come for Queensday to the Netherlands on April 30th. It is amazing. So many that the city of Amsterdam actually organised a special party for all the pity-tourists that came 3 days to late. Three days to late? Yes, that is right: Queensday on April 30th in the Netherlands has changed to Kingsday on april 27th. And beware, if the 27th is on a Sunday, the whole spectacle of flee markets, parties and orange costumes moves to…

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Dutch Sunset, my 5 most favorite

Dutch Sunset, my 5 most favorite

Don’t we all love them: Those beautiful pictures of the sun painting the sky in all red, orange and like 50 shades of blue. I think every person int he world can fall still over a beautiful sunset. I’m looking forward to the tropical once. They are short but vivid and abundant as I remember. Very different from the Dutch sunsets. They last a lot longer as the sun slowly sinks behind the horizon around 10 in the evening on…

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Where to find Dutch Hunebeds

Where to find Dutch Hunebeds

Off on a road trip to the east of the Netherlands to the picturesque village of Borger in Drenthe. In Borger you can visit the Hunebed Centre next to the largest still existing hunebed in the Netherlands. The rest of the day we spent touring in the forest near Borger discovering beautiful scenery and landscape and even more of this pre historical burial sites. We had nice weather during our trip, but as unpredictable the weather in the Netherlands can…

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Travel Pics: Beauty in Imperfection

Travel Pics: Beauty in Imperfection

Sometimes your eye catches something else than perfection, beautiful landscapes or pretty faces. But even in imperfection lies a certain beauty. These pictures were taken during my stay in the Netherlands. They show beauty in imperfection.  

Travel pics: Dutch Beaches

Travel pics: Dutch Beaches

Travel pictures from city trips in the Netherlands, Enjoy the summer-vibe of the Dutch beaches. I took pictures at the Dutch North Sea coast starting in the North going all the way down to Zeeland in the South, near the Belgium Border.  

Fashion Outlets in the Netherlands

Fashion Outlets in the Netherlands

Yesterday I went shopping with my best friend in Fashion Outlet BataviaStad in Lelystad, the Netherlands. Holland knows three designer or fashion outlets: Rosada Fashion Outlet  in Roosendaal (south-west of Holland) Designer Outlet in Roermond (south of the Netherlands) Batavia Stad Fashion Outlet in the middle of the Netherlands Branded retailers like: Esprit, Calvin Klein, Levis, River Woods, Nike, Gaastra, Adidas, Fossil, Marco Polo, Hugo Boss, Michael Kors and many more, have stores with discount designer clothing, jewellery, bags, shoes and…

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