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Do you have connections to both Australia and The Netherlands? Visit www.dutchaustralian.com

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I like this map infographic because it uses a variety of maps to display information. There is the literal tree map that shows the different language families. Then the maps that show their geographic location. European Languages, World Languages, Foreign Languages, Learn Languages, Web Comic, Comic Artist, World History, Fun Facts, Crazy Facts

Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful Linguistic Family Tree

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Dutch vs Australian spiders

When we lived in Australia, I was always cautious about and quite scared of spiders. In fact, I shouldn’t …

The Dutch people are the first people who discovered Australia. The Dutch had first recorded sighting of Australia was in 1606 which they called it, New Holland. Hendrik Lorentz, Hermes, Dutch People, Kingdom Of The Netherlands, Ancient Mysteries, Best Football Players, I Love Books, Vincent Van Gogh, People Around The World

The Dutch people are the first people who discovered Australia. The Dutch had first recorded sighting of Australia was in 1606 which they called it, New Holland.

The anatomy lesson by Nina Siegal. Set in seventeenth-century Holland, this historical novel imagines the complex story behind one of Rembrandt's most famous paintings. Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading 2014, Reading Room, Books To Read, My Books, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Fiction Books

The Anatomy Lesson

The Anatomy Lesson book. Read 282 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Set on a single day in the Dutch Golden Age, this engrossing hi...

In the Netherlands, cash-strapped students have been offered free rent at a retirement home in return for injecting some fun into the lives of the elderly neighbours. High Calcium, Water In The Morning, Young Old, Student Living, Senior Fitness, Elderly Care, Bone Health, Senior Living, Regular Exercise

Dutch nursing home lets students live free

In the Netherlands, cash-strapped students have been offered free rent at a retirement home in return for injecting some fun into the lives of the elderly neighbours.

How To Piss Off the Dutch - Finding Dutchland Pissed Off, Best Memories, Holland, Amsterdam, Dutch, Orange, The Nederlands, Dutch Language, The Netherlands

How To Piss Off the Dutch - Finding Dutchland

Disclaimer: Written with a knipoog. A practice in the art of sarcasm. Inspired by the article How To Piss Off Singaporeans, I’d like to provide some useful insight as to how to piss off the Dutch, or more accurately, ways that will make it difficult for you to make genuine Dutch friends and easily alienate ...

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Have you explored these travel destinations in Australia?

Have you explored these travel destinations in Australia? This guest post by Andrea Jayson of www.ukbaguide.co.uk takes us through some highlights and must-sees. Sydney Attractions sites in Sydney…

'Bloemenpieten' bij intocht Haarlem 23 oktober 2014 om door R. van As Amsterdam, Carnival, Painting, Dutch, Public, Van, Decor, Decoration, Dutch Language

Gekleurde pieten bij intocht op IJburg - Amsterdam - PAROOL

Sinterklaas komt vandaag naar IJburg in het gezelschap van tachtig lichtbruine en gevlekte Pieten. De helpers hebben lippen in verschillende kleuren, dragen geen oorringen en in een aantal gevallen ook geen pruik.

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Are the Dutch patriotic? NSS Opening ceremony 2014

I’ve been a dual national Dutch Australian since I accepted my Dutch citizenship in 2007 (and Australian since birth). The Dutch have never struck me as particularly openly patriotic –…

Motorists woke up one morning to find new one-way streets made direct crosstown journeys impossible by car. Forty years later Groningen boasts two-thirds of all trips made by bike … and the cleanest air of any big Dutch city Davis California, California Living, Holland, Urban Design Plan, World Cities, The Province, Urban Planning, The Guardian, All Over The World

How Groningen invented a cycling template for cities all over the world

Motorists woke up one mid-70s morning to find new one-way streets made direct crosstown journeys impossible by car. Forty years later Groningen boasts two-thirds of all trips made by bike … and the cleanest air of any big Dutch city

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The Nuclear Security Summit 2014 The Hague

If you live in The Hague, you will be noticing a number of signs and barricades popping up in preparation for The Nuclear Security Summit 2014 The Hague. Click on the image above to visit the exte…

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What's the outlook for the euro to Aussie dollar exchange rate?

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Mirusia for Mother’s Day

I first encountered Mirusia’s angelic voice when I attended an Andre Rieu concert in Brisbane several years ago. She is a regular accompaniment at Andre Rieu’s performances, but she is…

According to Unicef’s most recent Child Well Being in Rich Countries survey, Dutch kids ranked as the happiest kids in the world. Pissed Off, Happy Kids, Sarcasm, Netherlands, Dutch, Parenting, Happiness, Writing, Places

Secret to Happiness in the Netherlands As an Expat - Finding Dutchland

“Do you really need to be here?” He asks, knowing all too well that my presence will distract our 17 month old toddler from the morning goal: to eat a bowl of oatmeal with blueberries. He scoops up some oatmeal dribbling from our son’s mouth. Our son gives me a big grin, and I get ...

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Australia (almost) has a new Prime Minister: Tony Abbott

Last week I wrote about my personal perspective on Australian politics and the upcoming election. As I write, it’s Saturday evening in The Netherlands and I’m watching and listening to…