Carnival in the Netherlands: It’s party time!

A well-known fact is that all Dutchies, otherwise practical and calm people, completely loose it on King’s Day, the most widespread, very Dutch holiday. But the southernmost provinces of the Netherlands, Limburg and Brabant (and even parts of Drente), are blessed with yet another such event – Vastelaovend also known as the carnival in the … Continue reading Carnival in the Netherlands: It’s party time!