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Some Dutch surnames sound plain funny in the English language. So what's the story behind names like Kok, Pekelharing and Smallegange? Cormac Mac Ruairi investigates.
If your dinner guest tells you an 'angel peed on their tongue', you should take it as a Dutch compliment not an insult.
Recognising that pregnancy is not an illness, as goes the Dutch maternity approach, cycling eight months pregnant is unlikely to shock your doctor or midwife.
One of the biggest expat complaints is that Dutch food leaves a lot to be desired, says Paola Duque-Westbeek, who gives us the real picture.
Language expert Albert Both explains why learning Dutch isn’t that difficult and offers helpful tips on how to learn Dutch fast and effectively.
Several years later and you're still on the move abroad... are you addicted to expat life? If these telltale signs are true, it's time to admit you're a serial expat.
Political correctness and closing the curtains were just two habits American expat Melissa Adams had to lose in the Netherlands.
Thought they were the same thing? Dutchessa sets the record straight by explaining the age-old confusion of incorrectly referring to the Netherlands as 'Holland'.
The expat lifestyle can be challenging on international families – but is that good or bad? Read why everyone should consider moving their family abroad.
Home-exchange sites have been increasing in popularity, drawing people keen to taste life in another part of the world but not so keen to pay high hotel prices.
Amsterdam is estimated to attract 30 million tourists by 2025, but what impact do all those visitors have on the lives of locals who have to live there?
The way children cope with moving abroad can range from anger and tantrums to silence or tears – but it's important not to not mislabel these emotions, says coach Tammy Furey.
Do you have your 'elevator speech' ready for the dreaded question: 'What do you do?'
Congratulations – you're not afraid to give your opinion, nor offended when small children tell you off, and you'd never reject anything free. That's just the Dutch way and you embrace it.
Do you replace 'thanks' with 'hoor'? If you're learning Dutch, these 25 fun tips can help you sound more like a Dutch local.