In the summertime… “when the weather is high, you can stretch right up and touch the sky!”
Holidays are an important part of the school curriculum. Children need a break in-between their tedious study schedule and extra-curricular activities.
For many expats the holiday season is an opportunity to head home, have family over or reunite with loved ones and enjoy delicious foods (like turkey!). However, visiting home may not be much of an accessible option this year.
The Dutch have a variety of national, public, and other holidays to keep track of. Whether you’ve just moved to the lowlands, or have lived here all your life, knowing these key Dutch public holidays will save you the embarrassment of going to work when you don’t have to.