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New Expat in Holland? Be Prepared for Unique Dutch Things

By H2H - Thursday, October 27, 2016

While the Dutch are unique in many ways (just ask the authors of ‘The UnDutchables’), this post will focus on just a handful of things that a newly arriving expat… Read more…

Kinderdijk Windmills at Night

By H2H - Friday, August 29, 2014

Every year in early September an event takes place in South Holland which Hollywood 2 Holland highly recommends – Kinderdijk by Floodlight. It is an opportunity to see the historic… Read more…

Taking Time to (See and) Smell the Flowers

By H2H - Wednesday, April 2, 2014

There is no excuse for not taking time each Spring to appreciate the stunning beauty which blossoms in the fields of Holland, in an area known as the Dune &… Read more…

The Windmills in My Mind

By H2H - Sunday, August 11, 2013

Earlier this year I stepped inside an original Dutch windmill for the first time. Having envisioned in my mind what life in a mill may have been like way back… Read more…

The Windmills of Schiedam

By H2H - Thursday, April 11, 2013

If you’re an expat who still is intrigued by the sight of one of the many historic Dutch windmills here in South Holland, you should plan a visit to Schiedam…. Read more…

Streisand, OZ, and more…

By H2H - Thursday, March 21, 2013

Yesterday it was announced that American superstar Barbra Streisand would be performing live in concert here in the Netherlands this June.  Quite a big deal considering it will be the… Read more…

Types of Windmills in Holland

By H2H - Saturday, February 16, 2013

Recently there was a post on the AngloINFO South Holland Facebook page showing a portion of a windmill and asking if anybody could identify exactly which mill this was, located… Read more…

Scenic Bicycle Routes in South Holland

By H2H - Thursday, August 9, 2012

 Considering Holland’s fondness of bicycles, it’s no surprise that a great deal of effort has gone in to making roads both safe and accessible to cycling commuters, as well as… Read more…

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