It’s no secret that the Dutch government has abolished the ability to use study costs (tuition, course exam fees, books, and other required material) as a tax-deductible expense
If you buy an apartment in the Netherlands, you will have to send money every month to the VvE, the mysterious-sounding Vereniging van Eigenaren – or homeowners association. Here’s what you need to know about the VvE.
It’s true what they say. Language learning should be fun. The best way to stay motivated is to make sure you are smiling and even laughing through the process.
Recently, the Dutch police have sent out a video warning that many people have been victims of a new phone scam going around the Netherlands.
Did you ever think about moving to another country, perhaps somewhere in Europe? Maybe the Netherlands has caught your eye through its work-life balance and laid-back culture?
Have you been trying to learn Dutch for some time? Then you must have noticed one thing—learning and speaking Dutch can be quite difficult. Why?
It is that time of the year again, the holiday season. Christmas, New Year and, in Dutch there is even more to celebrate in the last month of the year.
Today marks the start of the Carnaval season. No, this isn’t about Brazil. The Southern Dutch provinces have a Carnaval all their own, though they share common roots.
The Netherlands, literally meaning ‘low-lying land’, is almost 26% below sea level. Around 17% of the whole country is reclaimed from the sea or lakes.
For many expats, this time of year is strange. Not only for the usual reasons, either.