The Foreign Perspective

The rest of the world viewing the Dutch

Queen’s day in Amsterdam – Sin City?

There have been a lot of interesting debates in the past years regarding the way the Netherlands and especially its cherry on the cake, Amsterdam, are seen and described in the States. The funny thing, well that’s a new one, is that most of the reports were absolutely biased and not at all based on facts.

The Future is Bilingual

Considering that relatively few people in this world speak the Dutch language (total estimate of native speakers: 25 million) and how few Americans take it on themselves to learn a new language, I’ve come to the conclusion that the cross-section entitled “Americans who learn Dutch, because why not?” consists of a single person, and we have found her.