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Practical information

Reduce your impact on the environment by packing sustainably. Check out our handy guide.

Visiting the Netherlands? How much should you tip? Can you pay with debit cards? Are there ATMs?

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Public Holidays

Find out when the Dutch go on a holiday.

How to communicate within and abroad Holland.

Additional information about the options and available aids during your holiday in Holland.

Get the latest facts & practical information about travelling to the Netherlands from the UK after Brexit.

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Medical Information

Everything you need to know aboutDutch medical care.

Power converters, drinkable water and other useful facts.

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Opening Hours

At what time do shops, banks and post offices open?

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Visa & Immigration

What can you bring along on your trip to and from Holland?

Read all about the difference between Holland and the Netherlands here.

Discover what you need to know about driving a car in Holland.

Travel on public transport throughout the Netherlands with an OV-chipkaart.

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Outlet shopping

Want to go outlet shopping in Holland? Visit one of the designer factory outlets and get the best deals!

VAT Tax Refund, Customs and Duty-free shopping for tourists.

Visit a tourist information office for maps and plans of your destination.

Progressive Holland

For the LGBTI community, Amsterdam is one of the most attractive cities in Europe.

The Netherlands’ soft drugs policy prioritizes customer safety at regulated and licensed coffeeshops.