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Visitors part I - Car trouble and Maubara

I have guests at the moment: D. is my friend of almost two decades, and she has travelled all the way from The Netherlands, with her partner H., to see me. 580 more words


Chef Kierin Baldwin Sweetens up The Dutch

Chef Kierin Baldwin Sweetens Up The Dutch

You’ve worked with some phenomenal chefs at well-respected restaurants – Café Boulud, Locanda Verde, A Voce – what did you learn primarily from each of them that stuck with you? 2,090 more words


The Dutch are known for their laid back and cool demeanor.

If you want to see that facade easily slip, however, simply trash their beloved AFC Ajax, the city’s football club.  The team is the most successful in the country and one of the finest in the world–so much so that no detail was spared in the construction of their  43 more words


Restrained but competitive

In order to truly understand Dutch and their way of living, you have to understand a bit the principles of Calvinism. Once, the Netherlands was very Calvinistic nation. 589 more words

The Netherlands