Why We Love the Dutch
Vincent Van Gogh, Keukenhof Gardens, Amsterdam's canals and salty licorice are all reasons why we love the Dutch.
idea_ss_love-dutch_003_cycling_596x334Bicycles are the main mode of transportation for millions of Dutchmen. In Holland, there are 13 million bikes and 16 million Dutchmen, and all social classes and people of all ages ride bikes. We love the Dutch for staying healthy and making an effort to reduce their carbon footprint. 960 1280
idea_ss_love-dutch_009_parlaiment_596x334The Dutch Parliament, government and Royal Court are located in The Hague, the 3rd largest city in the Netherlands. The Hague is United Nations city along with NYC and Geneva; it is also the location for 150 international organizations, including the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court. 960 1280
idea_ss_love-dutch_017_rotterdam_596x334Rotterdam is the second-largest city in the Netherlands and the largest port in Europe. The Holland city is called the gateway to Europe because of its location at the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta on the North Sea and its massive rail, road, air and inland waterway system that extends throughout Europe. 960 1280
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