Netherlands vs. Holland
Why is the Netherlands called Holland?
Facts & Figures
Basic facts about the Netherlands and the Dutch.
The Constitutional Monarchy
How does the Dutch political system function?
Etiquette & Special Occasions
Learn more about the Dutch culture and customs.
Have a taste of Holland’s best dishes, sweets and bread spreads.
Liberal Thinking in the Netherlands.
Money, ATMs & Tipping
Everything you need to know about the Dutch currency, ATM’s and tipping.
Gay and Lesbian Travelers
Have a gay time in Amsterdam.
Find out when the Dutch go on a holiday.
Phone, Post & Internet
How to communicate within and abroad Holland.
Holland has many special services for wheelchair users.
Dutch Drug Policy
Get informed about the Dutch drug policy.
Everything you need to know aboutDutch medical care.
The local tourist information office tells you where to go and what to know.
Electricity, Water & Gas
Power converters, drinkable water and other useful facts.
At what time do shops, banks and post offices open?
Visa & Immigration
What can you bring along on your trip to and from Holland?
Did you know?
Funny facts about the Netherlands you would not expect.