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Ultimate List of Dutch Quirks

Dutch Quirk #66: Go camping in France for the holidays

It’s an ordinary summer day; you’re driving on a highway when all of a sudden, you see...

Dutch Quirk #105: Always be on time for every meeting and appointment

Did you know that the Dutchies are ALWAYS on time? No? Well, get used to it.  Without being...

Dutch Quirk #76: Say ‘I learn you’ when they want to teach you something

Let’s set the scene: you’re complaining to your significant other about not getting the hang of a...

Dutch Quirk 29: Wave goodbye until they can’t see someone anymore

Picture this; the wonderful dinner party you've been lucky enough to attend at a Dutch person’s house...

Dutch Quirk #74: Become exhausted when cycling over a bridge

The Dutch are famously great bikers. That is, until there is even the slightest incline — then...

Dutch Quirk #94: Sound an air raid alarm every single month

If you've ever been in the Netherlands on the first Monday of any month of the year,...

Dutch Quirk #31: Be strangely obsessed with toothpicks

Strange toilets, cheese obsessions, and mushy dinner food. The Dutch certainly have their fair share of odd...

Dutch Quirk #13: Be innovative (and not be shy about it) 

The Dutch have been well-known for their innovative spirit for centuries, and they’re not about to change...