Articles by

Marion Boigner

I was born and raised in Vienna, Austria and moved to the Netherlands out of love. I am working as a "German as a foreign language" as well as "English" teacher. My passion for languages helped me to learn Dutch easily and at the moment I am speaking all three languages throughout my days. Furthermore, I am living and enjoying the wonderful but crazy life of having two homes in two countries. This goes along with seeing the beauty of two worlds and broadening my horizon and point of view.

‘No shoes in the house’ — the cultural difference of wearing shoes in the house in the Netherlands

Wearing shoes in the house in the Netherlands: it's a thing. A very strange thing, for those...

The blanket battle in bed: is it time to learn from the Austrians?

I have never paid a lot of attention to sleeping arrangements until I got a Dutch boyfriend....

Learning Dutch for the first time: How Dutch is ruining my German

How learning Dutch for the first time is ruining my German When I was younger I really loved...

Why driving in the Netherlands is stressful: My experience of living in the Netherlands

Driving in the Netherlands I must admit the previous years I came to the Netherlands I have never...

Dutch eating culture: Linner or Dunch? An Austrian Perspective on the Netherlands

Arriving in the Netherlands As an expat living in the Netherlands for 6 months now, I've come across so...
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