Your Guide to Living, Working and Studying in the Netherlands

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Four Legal Differences You Need to Consider When Relocating to the Netherlands

Relocating to any country is a big step. Aside from all the cultural differences and language barriers the way the legal system and paperwork work are often different depending on the country.


Taking Online Courses in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is a good destination for people looking for better job opportunities. An academic certificate from a Dutch-based institution can boost your CV.


An Introduction to the Top 3 Modes of Transport in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is a well-run, innovative and modern place to live while still maintaining lots of interesting, historical buildings.


Green Energy in The Netherlands

The Netherlands has been a long-standing supporter of green environmental initiatives and is ahead of many countries.


Into a new schoolbag? Now is the time

Have you allways waited buying a new schoolbag until september? Don’t!


Go outdoor, go Fjällraven! (and this is why)

People love to go into the countryside. Hiking, walking, running, cycling. It becomes more and more popular. So do outdoor brands. Especially one that helps keeping nature intact. And you can do also.
We will explain this.

> READ MORE - The Information Platform for Expats in the Netherlands supplies English-language information on the Netherlands for anyone coming to live, work or study in the Low Countries.
The topics range from informative to lifestyle related: everything expats, their partners and international students need to know about Holland.
It is an ideal resource for soon to be expats planning their move and expats already in the Netherlands who need to make life decisions.
Our extensive network of writers, contributing consultants, journalists and editors allows us to offer expats in the Netherlands the high-quality, up-to-date information they need in order to make living, working and studying here as comfortable, effortless, and stress-free as possible.
Check the Business Directory for service providers in your region, essential checklists, useful references and tips, things to do in your free time in the Leisure Section, and much, much more…

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