The weather is for many Dutch people a hot topic. You can’t call a conversation Dutch if people don’t talk, or complain, about the weather. The Netherlands is bordering the … Continue reading
The employees of the Arnhem branch of the Dierenambulance (Dutch animal rescue organisation) were in for a big surprise this June, when they were called to a hedgehog lying sprawled … Continue reading
As the days get warmer you’ll naturally prefer a lighter soup. This delicious Julienne soup is typically enjoyed in the Netherlands during the spring months, and makes an ideal starter.
On 31st January Princess Beatrix celebrates her 77th birthday. A momentous occasion when the former Queen of the Netherlands might choose to reflect upon her extremely eventful life – but what, … Continue reading
That the Dutch street scene is constantly changing is a phenomenon that full time residents rarely notice. In fact, it’s only when you’ve emigrated and return to the Netherlands for … Continue reading
Dutch cuisine has been peppered with a variety of foreign influences throughout the ages, thanks largely to the Netherlands considerable colonial past. One country that continues to inspire Dutch cooking in … Continue reading