Erwtensoep (Dutch Pea Soup) This soup is not a starter but a substantial meal, a favorite winter soup. When cold the soup should be thick enough to be slide. Traditionally served with pumpernickel bread.
King's Day on the canals in Amsterdam Koningsdag (Kings Day), Netherlands: April 26 This is a national holiday and a “free market” day, so everyone sells everything on the streets. There are games, concerts and parties on boats in the canals.
The new building for the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision - The facade of the building is a screen of coloured relief glass that depicts famous images of Dutch television, a composition by graphic designer Jaap Drupsteen.
Park Keukenhof (Garden of Europe) is the world’s largest flower garden situated near Lisse, Netherlands. Approximately 7 million flower bulbs are planted annually in the park, which covers an area of 32 hectares.