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‘Ggg-goed, in the Netherlands, you always need to know how to pronounce the gggg-sound’, the customs officer said to me while stamping ‘arrival’ on my Taiwanese passport, upon my f...
Cold climate, warm welcome
I hate the Dutch weather and I don’t like Dutch food. Those are the two things that I complain the most about here in Holland. But ironically, despite the bad weather and the taste...
Do it yourself
Coming to the Netherlands I was surprised by the ‘do-it-yourself’ attitude everywhere. If you want to repaint your house, you do it yourself. At the office, you type, scan and prin...
The Dutch cycle everywhere and as soon as they are on a bike, traffic rules no longer apply. Forget giving way to the right; cyclists always have right of way.
Rich country, poor hygiene
I already knew that the Netherlands is a rich, well-organized country with a clean environment. But I am very surprised to see that people here do not worry at all about the qualit...