Experience the charm of The Netherlands with our insightful travel guides, crafted to unveil the culture of this remarkable northern European country. Famous for its iconic windmills, tulip fields, and bicycle-friendly cities, The Netherlands offers a blend of historical elegance, modern innovation, and unique cultural traditions.
Explore the bustling canals of Amsterdam, home to world-class museums like the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum. Venture beyond to discover the medieval architecture of Utrecht, the innovative design of Rotterdam, and the arts scene in The Hague. The Netherlands might take you on a journey through the delightful landscapes of the Dutch countryside, including the renowned Keukenhof Gardens and the picturesque villages of Volendam and Marken.
Whether you’re interested in sampling famous Dutch cheeses, enjoying lively festivals such as King’s Day, or exploring the country’s maritime heritage, this is the practical advice, tailored itineraries, and local insights to make your Dutch adventure both enriching and unforgettable. Embrace the understated elegance that defines The Netherlands, and let us guide you through its many enchanting facets.
Know Before You Go
I learned the hard way that a lot of supermarkets and retailers don’t accept Visa or MasterCard in The Netherlands. They only take something called Maestro. So be sure to carry cash (euros) if you visit the country. No problem withdrawing cash from the ATMs, at least.