I know the Netherlands isn’t the only country which is famous for its cheese, but legend states that we are known as ‘Cheeseheads’ ever since Napoleon Bonaparte lost his battle […]
The windmill is irrefutable connected to the Netherlands, but does that automatically make us the inventor of the Windmill? Absolutely not. A couple of hundred years before we built ours […]
What can possibly be more Dutch than … well, our language? And what is there to say about it. Some time ago I heard a Dutch mom say: ‘If my […]
Believe it or not but the Dutch are very sweet. To prove my point just take a look at our cookies.
In 1978 legendary pop group ‘Queen’ wrote a song about it; Bicycles. Everybody knows we Dutch love ‘m and so we have bicycles in all sorts and sizes. But the […]
Some people talk about the Dutch being the most open-minded nation on our planet. So, as a Dutch person, do I concur? ©image: trueactivist.com Usually when people talk about the […]
Not much of a mystery really. They’re shoes, they’re made of wood, you can walk on them and the Dutch call them ‘klompen’. The end. ©image: hollandsklompenhuis.nl Haha, no you’re […]