Articles by

Jen Lorimer 🇿🇼

An avid tea drinker, Jen was born and raised in Zimbabwe. She moved to Utrecht in 2017 to pursue her history degree. She loves people-watching, canoeing the Utrecht canals, and observing how the Dutch come alive in summer. Having been traumatised by a Dutch circle party, Jen wants to help equip other internationals with tips and tricks to survive and thrive in this wonderful flat country.

Where to live as an international in the Netherlands: the complete guide

The Netherlands is a great place to live. So, now that you’re considering a move to Holland...

14 downright stingy things Dutch people do

As lovable as the Dutch are, it’s no secret that they’re stingy as heck. They really push...

Meeting your Dutch partner’s parents: all you need to know

Meeting your partner’s parents can be nerve-racking at the best of times. However, meeting them in a...

Here’s the tea: Dutchies have no idea how to drink it

When I first arrived in the Netherlands I was surprised — nee, shocked — to discover the...

15 weirdly cute things Dutch people do

The Dutch are known for being direct, cheap, and innovative — but they can also be surprisingly...

Meet Arden: one of Amsterdam’s favourite photographers (photos inside!)

If you follow DutchReview on Instagram — which you definitely should — you may be familiar with...

Busy during lockdown: Netherlands records highest birthrate since 2011

The Netherlands has seen a sharp rise in the number of babies born this year. In the...

Gooooaaaal! the Netherlands qualifies for the World Cup in 2022

The Dutch national football team has qualified for next year’s World Cup in Qatar after beating Norway...
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