Articles by

Christine Stein Hededam 🇩🇰

A Dane with a special place in her heart for Minnesota, Christine is now falling in love with everything Dutch. Between finishing her bachelor’s degree, learning Dutch, and doing yoga teacher training, you will find her wandering about the Hague. Always up for visiting new places, she loves to explore the Netherlands with friends and takes pride in scoping out cute cafés (wherein to discuss books, big plans, and food).

Here’s how to smash the Dutch integration exam, stress-free

The Dutch integration exam: feared, made fun of, and heavily debated. However, the time might come when...

US lifts travel ban on the Netherlands and all other EU countries

For 18 months, the US borders have been closed to non-American citizens without residence permits or family...

Say what? The Dutch are getting shorter!

Arriving in the Netherlands as an international can feel as if you've touched down in a land...

New Dutch income figures show highest purchasing power growth in four years

Many of us look back at 2020 and want to simply erase the whole year from our...

Weekly update: decreasing numbers are now allowing for new relaxations

The RIVM has released its weekly coronavirus figures from September 7 to September 14. The number of hospitalisations and...

Economists forecast steeper increase in Dutch house prices than expected

The housing crisis in the Netherlands has taken another depressing turn after Rabobank economists have revised their...

The Ministry of Defence got new trucks… that can’t drive on Dutch roads

You know that frustrating feeling when, after having meticulously measured your apartment, that super cute, newly purchased,...

‘Gezellig’ or ‘hygge’? Here are the real differences between the Netherlands and Denmark

Bikes, beers, and canals — are we describing the Netherlands or Denmark? The two countries share many...
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