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14 January 2022

KLM adds 0.5% Sustainable Aviation Fuel for flights departing from Amsterdam

As of this week KLM will start adding 0.5% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) for flights departing from Amsterdam. In addition, the airline will offer its customers […]
4 January 2022

Have you heard of this new building in Amsterdam that seems to be in ruins?

A mixed-use high-rise with a peculiar almost futuristic design is nearing completion in the Netherlands. Valley was designed by the Dutch design firm MVRDV in such […]
29 December 2021

Amsterdam to ban over 150 spots from becoming tourist traps in an attempt to combat over tourism

The city of Amsterdam is freeing up millions of euros to combat over over tourism. Through different mechanisms, it will try to reduce the number of […]
20 December 2021

Netherlands back to lockdown over Omicron fears

The Netherlands ordered a new lockdown, hoping to curb the rising numbers of Omicron cases, the government announced on Saturday, following an emergency meeting of ministers […]
9 December 2021

Why not? Book a trip to Amsterdam and sleep in a crane

Amsterdam is without a doubt one of those cities you just have to visit at least once in your life. The Dutch capital has been world […]
8 December 2021

You can soon travel from the Netherlands to Norway by ferry

Before the Covid-19 pandemic hit, most of us didn’t think twice about taking the plane. It was probably even the most common thing to do when […]
6 December 2021

10 Surprising facts about Christmas in the Netherlands

The Netherlands, like every other Christian country in the world, has its own traditions. Some are similar if not identical to those of other countries. Some […]
10 November 2021

Wet nose in the salty air

Spoiler alert. This is a dog story. If you’re a cat person, ambivalent about dogs , don’t take short breaks, or oddly, hope this is going […]
25 October 2021

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol takes measures to improve air quality

Together with other partners in the aviation sector, Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport is taking new measures to reduce the emission of ultrafine particles. According to a recent research […]
18 October 2021

IATA starts legal challenge to urgently halt Dutch slot rule

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has started legal action in the Netherlands to prevent the application of a new Policy Rule (Rule) for slot allocation that would […]
30 September 2021
Maastricht

24 gourmand hours in Maastricht

Maastricht. A small city in the South of the Netherlands that immediately enchants you with its charm. It’s the birthplace of the EU and reachable from […]
29 September 2021

Schiphol Airport pilot project to stave off birds with pigs

In the area surrounding Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, a pilot project has been launched to find out whether pigs might be able to help ward off birds […]
28 September 2021

New Van Gogh drawing discovered in Amsterdam

The Van Gogh Museum has discovered a new work by Vincent van Gogh. “Study for ‘Worn Out”’ is a preliminary study for the 1882 drawing Worn […]
27 September 2021

Amsterdam airport provides 4 out of 5 passengers with information in their native language

According to the Schiphol airport, in Amsterdam, 4 out of 5 passengers can be helped in their own language. The Self Service Units at the airports […]
22 September 2021

Solar Team Eindhoven embarks on a 3000 km journey through Europe in a solar-powered mobile home

On September 10th, the student team of TU Eindhoven presented the world’s solar powered mobile home called Stella Vita. The vehicle generates enough solar energy to […]
27 August 2021

What is Frisian?

In the northern part of the Netherlands sits the province of Friesland, or Fryslân, historically known as Frisia, an area with its own unique language. Frisian, […]
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