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.

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

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

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...

Photo report: the Netherlands at war, 1940-1945

This year, we're celebrating 76 years since the end of World War II. The world we live...

Dinner in the Netherlands: traditions, dishes and restaurants

Dinner is an important aspect of any country's culture. The Dutch, like in other aspects of their...

That time the Dutch ate their prime minister

The Dutch may seem civilized now, but anyone with some knowledge of European history knows that was...

Spotting Dutch birds: a bird expedition from your own home

With us all in lockdown, we're having a moment to take some time to reflect and observe...

The Atlantic Wall: the remnants of Nazis on the Dutch coast

You might have noticed concrete bunkers in the dunes along The Hague's coastline, ominously pointing out toward...

The ultimate guide to the cheapest supermarkets in the Netherlands

Anyone who's been to the Netherlands for more than a month knows that buying all of your...
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