Magical Things To Do In Maarssen, The Netherlands: Explore A Small Town In The Vecht & Utrecht Region

Want to explore one of The Netherlands most beautiful small towns in the Utrecht region? Then keep on reading, because you will see the things you need to do in Maarssen in this travel blog! Are you thinking of exploring more destinations within the Utrecht region? Then Maarssen cannot be missed. As one of the […]

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Where To Find Tulip Fields in The Netherlands: A Practical Guide

Visiting the tulip fields in Holland is the highlight of a Netherlands trip! Today I’m going to share how to find the most beautiful tulip fields in Holland so that you can finally cross off this off your travel bucket list. As an expat living in Amsterdam, I try to see the fields every season—it’s […]

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Ten Things I Wish I’d Known Before Visiting The Netherlands

Stereotypes aside, The Netherlands isn’t all smoke and red lights. From winding canals to fields of blooming color, this tiny country holds a great amount of tradition, culture and unrivalled charm. 1. English Speakers Don’t Need to Worry About a Language Barrier The Dutch have won bragging rights to speaking the best English (as a […]

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Living in the Netherlands: 11 Reasons why it’s Perfect for Internationals

The Netherlands is becoming one of the most popular countries on the planet for expats, drawing in a record number of international students and young professionals each year. In fact, for the 2018 academic year, over 122,000 international students from 164 different countries are currently enrolled in institutions of higher learning throughout the Netherlands. This […]

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8 Customs Only The Dutch Will Understand

As with all nationalities, the Dutch are not without their idiosyncrasies, and observe certain customs that may throw foreigners slightly off balance. To help travellers acclimatise to the Dutch way of life, the Culture Trip has rounded up the following list of peculiar customs that seem completely normal inside the Netherlands. Using Diseases as Curse […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Visiting The Gouda Cheese Market

One sunny Thursday in May, we took a quick trip to visit the Gouda cheese market. We love cheese in general, but Sarah really really loooovvves Dutch cheese. Also, having lived in the Netherlands for six months (at the time of first publication), it was time to visit this small yet famous city. Though we […]

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The Most Beautiful Cities In The Netherlands Besides Amsterdam

When travellers visit the Netherlands, more often than not, their first port of call is Amsterdam. A lot of these visitors, sadly, don’t go much further than that, and end up missing out on a wealth of history, landscapes, experiences and, of course, some of the most beautiful cities in the Netherlands besides the capital. […]

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