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Pyromania: Holland on New Year’s Eve

By H2H - Thursday, December 29, 2016

The usually laid back Dutch really turn up the heat for New Year’s, with raging bonfires and deafening fireworks explosions here in Holland that can easily send an inexperienced expat… Read more…

Palace Noordeinde Royal Stables

By H2H - Saturday, August 20, 2016

This summer the Dutch royal family opened the doors of Noordeinde Palace to the public for several weeks in July and August. Below are images of the royal stables tour… Read more…

Pentecost in Holland

By H2H - Sunday, May 15, 2016

Something that intrigued me ever since I first arrived in Holland is the number of Dutch public holidays specifically related to events on the Roman Catholic calendar.  It struck me… Read more…

Holiday Shopping Hours

By H2H - Wednesday, December 16, 2015

  For those who are still chipping away at their 2015 Christmas list, it will come as good news that there are some extended shopping hours here in South Holland… Read more…

H&M Flagship in The Hague

By H2H - Wednesday, November 4, 2015

It’s been a little over a year now that the iconic Dutch department store Maison de Bonneterie closed its doors after 125 years of doing business. The majestic building which… Read more…

Tour de France through South Holland

By H2H - Friday, July 3, 2015

On Sunday, July 5th the second leg of the 2015 legendary cycling race Tour de France will pass through South Holland. What are the best places to view the race… Read more…

Bijenkorf Puts Beauty On Display

By H2H - Monday, April 20, 2015

On Friday, April 17th, the Bijenkorf department store in The Hague hosted a private event for the international community…’Art of Beauty Shopping Night’. The night began with a welcome from… Read more…

Delft’s New Train Station Opens

By H2H - Saturday, February 28, 2015

In one way, it seems like yesterday I was writing about the inconvenience caused by having the major train stations in three of South Holland’s largest cities all torn up… Read more…

2014 National Arrival of Sinterklaas: Mayor of Gouda talks with H2H

By H2H - Saturday, November 8, 2014

Each year, NOS broadcasts the national arrival of Sinterklaas. For 2014, it is South Holland’s historic city of Gouda which has the honour of welcoming the Sint and his entourage… Read more…

The Future of Fashion in Rotterdam

By H2H - Monday, October 13, 2014

If you weren’t aware, you should know that not only is the future of fashion happening in Rotterdam, but it’s happening NOW!   On October 11th, Rotterdam’s Museum Boijmans van… Read more…

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