The 4 Ways Holland Stands Above The Rest

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The 4 Ways Holland Stands Above The Rest

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If there were a ceremony to recognize excellence among nations in the world, Holland would win these awards:

1) The Tallest

When it comes to stature, the Dutch literally do stand above the rest, with the average Dutch man towering at 6 foot 1 inches tall (that’s 3 inches taller than the average American). In fact, the Dutch are so tall that the country had to put out a mandate for doorways to be at least 7 feet 8 inches high! The Dutch can thank their strapping physique to the fact they have…

2) The Best Diet

Oxfam found the Netherlands to be the No. 1 country in the world  for having the most plentiful, nutritious, healthy and affordable diet. Despite all of their delicious pastries and tempting pancake-houses, the Dutch primarily eat dairy, meat and vegetables, which have served their bodies well.

3) The Best Work-Life Balance

The Netherlands may be one of the wealthiest countries in the world, but it is also the country whose citizens work the fewest hours. On average, the Dutch work fewer than 30 hours per week, giving them more time to raise their children, ride bikes and of course…be the coolest.

4) The Coolest

Holland can get pretty cool temperature-wise, but of course, that’s not the kind of cool we’re talking about. The healthy and happy Dutch have been ahead of trends for centuries, making them the Original Cool.

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