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Expat on a budget? Travel across Europe with ‘huge discounts’ on tour packages

Expat on a budget? Travel across Europe with ‘huge discounts’ on tour packa...

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Expat Explore Travel will be giving expat travellers an exclusive opportunity to book tours around Europe at unbeatable rates of up to 50 percent off for three days starting 27 July. [Contributed by Expat Explore Travel]

Pluk de Nacht Open Air Film Festival

Pluk de Nacht Open Air Film Festival

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For its thirteenth summer, Pluk de Nacht will host open air screenings of the best (inter)national cinema that hasn’t (yet) been released in Dutch theatres. On the banks of Amsterdam’s IJ river, where it all began, as well as in Utrecht and Arnhem.

A guide to celebrating carnival in the Netherlands 2016

A guide to celebrating carnival in the Netherlands 2016

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Watch the Dutch burst into colour and frivolity as carnival season is celebrated in cities all over the Netherlands. Find out the top Dutch carnival events in 2016.

Top 10 festivals in the Netherlands

Top 10 festivals in the Netherlands

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Watch the Netherlands burst into colour in this array of top 10 Dutch festivals that celebrate everything from flowers to fireworks.

Walking in the footsteps of Vincent van Gogh

Walking in the footsteps of Vincent van Gogh

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This year has been dedicated to the famous Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh, celebrating 125 years of inspiration since his death.

The Holland Handbook: A dose of Dutch culture

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Immerse yourself in all aspects of Dutch culture with this brief overview of the many festivals, monuments, exhibits, and museums that showcase culture in the Netherlands.

The Culture Trip: The renovated Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

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Jacobien Breukink analyses the renovated Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam to see if it maintains its title as one of Amsterdam's best museums.

The Culture Trip: The artistic soul of Maastricht

The Culture Trip: The artistic soul of Maastricht

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Besides being the sunniest city in the Netherlands, Claudia Costa discovers Maastricht is an uniquely cultural metropolis hosting many artistic events.

What's up with Amsterdam: Art film cinemas

What's up with Amsterdam: Art film cinemas

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With Amsterdam's quirky range of art film cinemas, you'll find classics, documentaries, short films, animations, independent films, and world cinema to choose from on a rainy day.

The Expatriate Archive Centre: a second home for expats

The Expatriate Archive Centre: a second home for expats

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The Expatriate Archive Centre in The Hague has been collecting expat experiences from all over the world since 2006. In the last 18 months the collection has almost doubled.

Maastricht's world class showcase for art and antiques

Maastricht's world class showcase for art and antiques

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The Antiques Diva tells us what Netherlands-based Tefaf is about—and why any serious antiques collector shouldn’t miss this leading European fine arts fair, which runs from 13 - 22 March.

The secrets behind the Maastricht carnival

The secrets behind the Maastricht carnival

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Hennie Reuvers finds out what lies behind the elaborate costumes and accent on humour specific to this city festival.

Ripe times for antiques bargain hunters

Ripe times for antiques bargain hunters

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In the past few decades, antiques have fallen out of favour with the fashion-forward Lowlanders, but one man’s trash is another man’s treasure, writes the Antiques Diva.

Classic and Arthouse movies in Amsterdam

Classic and Arthouse movies in Amsterdam

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Here's our listing of ongoing classic and Arthouse movies in Amsterdam.

Hidden American culture

Hidden American culture

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The John Adams Institute brings prominent Americans to Amsterdam to share the 'hidden side' of US culture.

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