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Emma Brown

A familiar face at DutchRevew. Emma arrived in Holland in 2016 for a few weeks, fell in love with the place and never left. Here she rekindled her love of writing and travelling. Now you'll find her eating stroopwafels in the DutchReview office since 2017.

Liberation Day in the Netherlands: what you need to know about May 5

Liberation Day in the Netherlands (Bevrijdigingsdag) is celebrated on May 5. It commemorates the day the Dutch...

All you need to know about National Remembrance Day in the Netherlands (even in corona times)

What is National Remembrance Day in the Netherlands?  Dodenherdenking is held on May 4, every year. It's...

12 weird laws the Netherlands still has in 2021

The Netherlands has some pretty strange laws. In a country sometimes described as overly bureaucratic, the Netherlands...

A guide to 10 beautiful national parks in the Netherlands

Oh, national parks! Is walking your thing and you're looking for somewhere in the Netherlands to enjoy...

Best windmill site in Holland: Kinderdijk or Zaanse Schans?

It's not just all about Kinderdijk or Zaanse Schans, but these are the places that everyone flocks...

Need a laugh? Watch this hilarious clip of John Cleese talking about the Dutch

If you're in need of a giggle today, check out this short clip of John Cleese talking...

7 reasons why living in the Netherlands will change your life

I honestly can’t remember what it felt like to not know what life in the Netherlands is...

All you need to know about healthcare allowance in the Netherlands [2021]

In the Netherlands, it is compulsory that everyone has health insurance. This sounds scary at first, especially...
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