Articles by

Vlad Moca-Grama

Vlad was born and raised in Brasov, Romania and came to the Hague to study. When he isn't spending time missing mountains or complaining about the lack of urban exploration locations in the Netherlands, you can find him writing at Dutch Review.

All you need to know about Pentecost in the Netherlands: 2023

The Spring season comes with all sorts of public holidays in the Netherlands, and Pentecost is right...

Seagulls in the Netherlands: villains, yet protected by law

Ah, seagulls — the ultimate winged villains. Always ready to fly down and reign chaos on unsuspecting...

The complete and unadulterated guide to sex in the Netherlands

Sex in the Netherlands is no taboo subject, as anyone who has taken a stroll through the...

World War II: the Georgian uprising on Texel

For most of the Second World War, the daily life of people on the island of Texel...

The Dutch ship that disguised itself as an island during World War II

An event as unprecedented as World War II is bound to be filled with stories of human...

The Hague in World War II: Paratroopers, V2 rockets, and the bombing of Bezuidenhout

The story of The Hague during World War II is a tumultuous one. From V2 rockets installed...

Photo report: the Netherlands at war, 1940-1945

This year, we're celebrating 78 years since the end of World War II. The world we live...

Lunch in the Netherlands: culture, bread, and society

It's your first day at work as an international, and you are about to enjoy lunch with...