Articles by

Nicole Ogden ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Hailing from the bustling city of Bangkok, Nicole is a Thai/American international student who came to the Netherlands to study linguistics. When she's not reading books or listening to true crime podcasts, she's practising her singing and guitar skills! She is also attempting to pick up the Dutch language (moeilijk).

Dutch Quirk #1: Swearing with diseases (even cancer)

So, youโ€™re sitting there on the train or walking on the street when you see some tall...

Dutch Quirk #110: speak more than one language

A very cool trait of Dutchies: they're multilingual kings and queens! One would be hard-pressed to find...

Dutch quirk #8: dress the same as every other Dutchie (AKA the Dutch uniform)

The Dutch are endlessly unique, interesting, and innovative in so many areas of their life โ€” except...

Joran van der Sloot: the story of a Dutch killer

How did an 18-year-old boy from the Dutch city of Arnhem become the number one criminal on...

11 ways to live waste-free in the Netherlands

Living waste-free isn't just a trend for eccentric, tote-bag-wearing vegans. ๐ŸŒฑ Itโ€™s a practice that can improve...

17 facts about the Dutch language that will make you go โ€˜echtโ€™?!

What facts do you know about the Dutch language? Itโ€™s kind of close to English and people...

Dutch airline KLM stops all flights to Ukraine

KLM is immediately stopping all flights to Ukraine for an indefinite period. A flight to the capital...

BREAKING: most Dutch coronavirus measures to be lifted by the end of February

Dutch cabinet wants to extend opening hours for catering establishments โ€” and lift most of the other...