Discover the Majestic and Quaint Beauty of the Netherlands
The Netherlands is easily one of the most popular European destinations. Known for its windmills, cheese markets, wooden shoes, canals, and bulb fields, there is so much raw and pure beauty to be explored in this lovely European country.
Go On An Unforgettable Trip In the Southern Netherlands!
The next family-friendly trip will take you to the southern and extensive part of the country, between Southern Holland and North Arbat and Limburg districts, for an amazing trip you won’t forget for a long time.
The Adorable Woodland Creatures of Holland!
In the woods of Nunspeet, Holland, photographer Edwin Kats chases after the perfect picture of the adorable small critters. As Kats puts it, "I like squirrels and hedgehogs in particular because they all have a different character. I've met cheeky ones, shy ones and some really curious ones."
View the Stunning & Varied Architecture of the Netherlands
Tobias Gawrisch is a German photographer who's based just over the border from the Netherlands. He's always been fascinated by the modern architecture in the country, with particular interest in each town and city's own unique style.
Utrecht is the Netherlands’ Underrated Gem
Utrecht used to be the most important city of the Netherlands until it was overshadowed by Amsterdam in the 17th century during the Dutch golden age of trade, science, art, and military. It’s the fourth largest city in the Netherlands and home to the country’s biggest University.
Secret Holland: 10 Wonderful Towns in the Beloved Country
to get to know the Netherlands Inside out.
Vintage Photos Show What Life in Holland Was Like in 1890
The windmills, canals, and cities in the Netherlands are a sight to see. But looking through these postcards of Holland in the late 1890s sheds some light on what life was like back then. The postcards use the Photochrom process - a technique for applying lifelike color to black-and-white images.
The Netherlands Is a Country of the Future For 7 Reasons
The Netherlands is a country renowned all over the world for the scale of its ambition when it comes to moving itself into the future, making its citizens safer or making its environment better.
This Wonderful Place is Like the Venice of the Netherlands
The village of Giethoorn is often referred to as the 'Venice of the Netherlands', and it’s pretty easy to see why. The entire place is lined with canals, and the vast majority of the village has no roads whatsoever – just like the real Venice in Italy.
Holland's 9 Year-Old Opera Superstar - Amazing!
9 year-old Amira Willighagen shocked the judges on Holland's Got Talent when she bolted out Puccini's "O mio babbino caro" aria in perfect tune! Following her amazing performance, Amira was applauded with a standing ovation by the judges and a large portion of audience.
Traveling to Two Gorgeous Dutch Cities...
Welcome to two of the most beautiful cities in Holland and possibly even in Europe: Haarlem and Delft. These gorgeous cities have many sights for you to see. These are places where history and beauty come together.
This Old Man Kept His Amazing Voice Secret Until He Was 60
Martin Hurkens is a 60-year-old Dutch baker, whose daughter secretly enlisted him to appear on Holland's Got Talent. After mulling it over, the surprised old man actually went through with the show.
Amsterdam Festival of Lights: A Fairy-Tale Beauty
If you've ever been fortunate enough to visit the city of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, we probably don't need to explain to you how magical and beautiful this city is, and how many architectural gems and historical sites are there to see.
Beautiful! Few Flowers are as Colorful as the Tulip
Keukenhof, Lisse, The Netherlands. A common sight in Dutch parks during tulip season. Woodburn Tulip Festival in Oregon. The photographer who took this photo won the Picsean World Photo contest. We're not surprised, the colors here are breathtaking.
These Dutch Places Are Great Reasons to Leave Amsterdam
The Netherlands is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe, combining gorgeous waterways, lush vegetation, ideal weather, and fascinating architecture. Sadly, many tourists don’t venture out of Amsterdam (the Netherlands' capital), and miss out on all the beauty this country has to offer.
Come and Witness the Largest Flower Parade Worldwide!
Every year, a flower parade takes place in the small town of Zundert in the Netherlands, where one can see statues that reach up to 10 meters high, all of which are made of colorful Dahlias.
Did You Know That Van Gogh Created Over 900 Paintings?
Girl in White in the Woods, 1882, now in the Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, Netherlands (By Vincent van Gogh, Wikimedia Commons ) 2. Bulb Fields / Flower Beds in Holland, 1883, now in the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. (By Vincent van Gogh, Wikimedia Commons ) 3.
Medieval Artists Had the FUNNIEST Ideas About Animals
A Whale, Unknown Artist, 13th Century Image Souce: Daniel Holland / Twitter 2. A Crocodile, Edward Topsell, 1658 Image Souce: Daniel Holland / Twitter 3. A Snail, Jacob van Maerlant, c. 1350 Image Souce: Daniel Holland / Twitter Related: How Jesters Really Lived Their Lives in the Middle Ages 4.
20 Stunning Photos of Women in the Most Gorgeous Dresses!
The Netherlands (Models: Asya and Nastya) 11. Glacier Lagoon, Iceland (Model: Svetlana) 12. Greenwich Park, London, United Kingdom (Model: Svetlana) 13. Mauritius (Model: Katya) 14. Moscow, Russia (Model: Inna) 15. Tulip Fields, North Holland (Model: Asya) 16. Mauritius (Model: Kristina) 17.
The Massive Afsluitdijk Dam Is Getting an Awesome Upgrade
The Afsluitdijk dam is one of the prominent landmarks of Holland. Stretching for 20 miles (32 km) across the water, just 25 feet (7.6 miles) above sea level, this dam was officially opened in 1933 and helped save large parts of the country from a devastating flood in 1953.
Recreating Rembrandt - Extraordinary!
It is now being prominently displayed in the middle of Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Holland, as the best known painting in its collection. The Night Watch is one of the most famous paintings in the world.
10 Gorgeous US Towns that Look Like They Belong in Europe!
Visit Holland, Michigan, instead of the Netherlands Fly to: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport Settlers from the Netherlands, after fleeing from religious persecution, embarked upon a quest for peace, which they found in Holland, Michigan.
40 Terrifically Bizarre Statues You Won't Want to Miss
tradition of what they should look like, some take a different approach: Hanging Rhino, Germany Man Hanging Out, Prague Czech Republic Crocodile eating Capitalist, Brooklyn, New York Charles La Trobe, Melbourne, Australia Cow Popsicle, Budapest, Hungary The Giant Hand, Chile Headless Musician, Amsterdam, Holland
The 2013 Zundert Flower Parade - Wonderful!
For the quiet, small town of Zundert in Holland, the first Sunday of September is one they look forward to all year long. That's when the annual flower parade is held, when visitors from around the country, and sometimes the world, come and celebrate in the biggest flower parade in the world.