Day: May 26, 2021

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BRAND!

De eerste grote stadsbrand Op 13 april 1421 verandert de Windmolenzijde –de Nieuwe Zijde- in een rokend hoopje puin. Vlammen likken aan de in 1347 gebouwde kapel ter Heilige Stede op de plek waar in 1345 een wonder is geschied. De kroniekschrijver Johannes de Beke doet verslag:“Op enen sonnendach den xiiiten dach in der maent […]

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Mekong river Thailand

Discovering the Treasures Along the Mighty Mekong River

Referred to as the sixth longest river in Asia, the Mekong River spreads throughout East and Southeast Asia, overlaying an estimated size of virtually 5 thousand kilometres. It runs by means of China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam, and is a vacation spot each traveller should discover sooner or later. Discovering the Treasures Alongside […]

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Culture Living in the Netherlands society

Book swapping in the Netherlands: how you can read, save money, and recycle

Take a e book, go away a e book! While the “little free library” custom originated within the US, the so-called minibiebs have additionally grown in style within the Netherlands. Right here’s the ins and outs of the lovable sustainable follow. Maybe you have got seen these tiny house-like containers for books in your neighbour’s […]

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international News

Vienna to Amsterdam: the Netherlands welcomes the first night train from Austria today

Have you ever been dreaming of going to sleep in a single nation and waking up in one other? Properly, now you’ll be able to! The primary evening practice between Amsterdam and Vienna departed final evening. From right this moment onwards, the so-called “Nightjet” will glide over the Dutch railways day by day. The departure […]

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News Weird

Mysterious boulder found on Dutch road: what is it? and where did it come from?

Final night time, cops in Zeist obtained a report {that a} two by 4 meter boulder had been found on the street in Oranje Nassaulaan in Zeist. Properly, a minimum of they thought it was a boulder. After the dispatch heart for Police Central Netherlands obtained the weird report, the police investigated, and certain sufficient […]

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international News

Dutch airline KLM to stop flying over Belarus after Rutte condemns the country

The Dutch airline won’t fly over Belarus after the Belarusian authorities pressured a Ryanair flight to land on Sunday. The airplane was grounded as a consequence of a defective bomb risk, however was really used to arrest journalist Roman Protasevich. Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, known as for KLM to stop flights over Belarus yesterday. […]

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Featured News Weather

This week: rain. Next week: sunshiiine!

Umbrellas and sunscreen: welcome to the Netherlands! Armed with these two key gadgets, you’ll be ready for the upcoming weeks of Dutch climate. When it rains, it pours — except you reside within the Netherlands after all, the place it simply kinda frequently rains for the whole lot of the spring (like this yr). However […]

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