Stroopwafels are very common snacks in the Netherlands. This is made from two thin layers of baked dough with a caramel syrup filling in the middle. They are recommended to be placed above a hot drink for a minute to make them even more delicious.  They are regularly sold in the street, so they are not hard to find.

Homemade Stroopwafels

Stroopwafels are very common snacks in the Netherlands. This is made from two thin layers of baked dough with a caramel syrup filling in the middle. They are recommended to be placed above a hot drink for a minute to make them even more delicious.

Wooden shoes (or clogs), this is a typical product associated with the Dutch population. In a lot of countries around the world it is believed that Dutch people walk around in wooden shoes the entire day. As you can see wooden shoes come in different kinds and colours. Traditionally clogs were worn during heavy labour. Today the still serve as protective clothing in the agricultural environment.

Wooden shoes (or clogs), this is a typical product associated with the Dutch population. In a lot of countries around the world it is believed that Dutch people walk around in wooden shoes the entire day. As you can see wooden shoes come in different kind

Tradition: every year on "prinsjesdag" (budget day) the golden carriage brings our royal family to Den Haag ~ Ridderzaal

Tradition: every year on "Prinsjesdag" (budget day) the "Gouden Koets" (golden carriage) brings our royal family to Den Haag, Ridderzaal.

A blog article about Dutch customs and how you should act when visiting Dutch people.

Something about the Dutch

“Originally orange-white-blue, the Dutch flag first appeared in the century as a symbol of the resistance to Spanish rule.” The Dutch flag – Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Tompoezen. Do not eat on a first date, or if on a diet, but all that aside - they're pretty damn delicious! #greetingsfromnl

A tompoes or tompouce (lit. Tom Cat or Tom Thumb) is a common pastry in the Netherlands and Belgium. It is the local variety of the mille-feuille or Napoleon.

Dutch flag   my Home Land

The Dutch flag, is in its current form since There is particular reason as to why our flag is like this. It is however very likely that this flag has inspired many other counties' flag like Russia.

Forever, c'est pour les rêveurs...

For years and years people in The Netherlands used to wear "klompen".

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