Category: History

3 things you must know about the Dutch gambling industry

9 - 3 things you must know about the Dutch gambling industry

The Netherlands is one of the countries in the world that has been touted as the most progressive when it comes to economic and cultural liberties. However, this progressiveness usually comes into question when the Dutch government is assessed in terms of its responsiveness with regards to the gaming industry with a specific focus on […]

All you need to know about the Dutch capital

5 - All you need to know about the Dutch capital

One of the best ways to know what to expect from your travels especially when visiting a new country is learning as much as possible about its capital city. A country’s capital is usually it’s center of power, culture, and the best representation of what the country and the people stand for. This article is […]

Historical facts you must know about the Dutch

4 - Historical facts you must know about the Dutch

In order to appreciate the true achievements of the modern day Kingdom of Netherlands in terms of its vibrant and rich socioeconomic and vibrant cultural position not only in Europe but globally, one has to understand and appreciate the journey the Dutch people have travelled throughout the centuries past. We take a look at historical […]

3 historical attractions in the Netherlands

3 1 - 3 historical attractions in the Netherlands

If you are a traveler looking to experience a land with a vibrant history and cultural heritage, then a visit to the Netherlands is definitely one you will relish as this land is home to some of the world’s renowned cultural events, as well as famous historical, natural and archaeological sites. Let’s take a look […]

What the ban on binary options means for Dutch investors

2 1 - What the ban on binary options means for Dutch investors

So, the Netherlands government recently decided to join other European countries like France and Belgium to impose a ban on trading in binary options. Question is what does this ban mean for Dutch investors? For starters, let’s demystify binary options. According to Wikipedia, a binary option is essentially a financial option in which the payoff […]

These are the 3 distinct features of Netherlands’ topography

1 - These are the 3 distinct features of Netherlands’ topography

If you have an appreciation for geography, history and culture, then you will appreciate this bit of background information about the topography of the Netherlands, which is one of the contributing factors to this country’s unique landscape.The Netherlands is considered to have an unusual topography owing to the fact that much of its land is […]