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It's the King's birthday, hurrah!

You haven’t quite been to a party until you’ve been to what the dutch know as Koninginendag..now Koningsdag or King’s Day.

It’s the one day in the year you can sell your stuff, buy stuff, party and paint the town orange…literally. 299 more words


King's Day

Today is 27 April, a National Holiday in the Netherlands: King’s Day – “Koningsdag”. It’s the king’s birthday and that’s something to celebrate! Some Dutch people decorate their houses with the tricoloured flag along with an orange strip; others – or the same ones? 472 more words


When the Seed was Planted - Two Weeks in Northern Europe

My first and most influential taste of cycle touring came exactly three years ago when myself and my good mate Chris decided to head on a two-week tour of the numerous WWI and WWII sites of Northern Europe. 771 more words


I AMsterdam card và Holland pass

Khách du lịch thì luôn thiếu cả thời gian lẫn tiền + ngại phải xếp hàng + ngại tìm hiểu rồi tỉ mẩn mua từng loại vé. 814 more words

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King's Day in The Netherlands

While a great national party of flea markets, concerts, and community-based festivities took place all around The Netherlands today, members of the Dutch Royal Family celebrated the Koningsdag (King’s Day) national holiday together in Dordrecht.  284 more words



It still sounds odd. Koningsdag. After decades of having Koninginnedag (Queen’s day), the Dutch unofficial national holiday is known since 2014 as Koningsdag, as the country has its first male monarch since 1890. 19 more words

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