Daily life

Living in Europe | Access to the culture of the host country/language courses | Netherlands



Connecting to the Dutch

You might find it difficult to make friends in the Netherlands. There is nothing wrong with you, if this happens. In fact, this is very normal.



Windmills the Netherlands

Dutch business culture

In the Netherlands, meetings and looking for consensus is at the heart of the business culture




Cultural Taboos

What to do and what to avoid when dealing with the Dutch





Language courses

You can get by in the Netherlands in English, nearly everyone is more than happy to talk to you in English. But if you want to understand your Dutch fellow citizens, have better chances on the job market, and have more chance of connecting to your social environment, it is advisable to learn Dutch.



How to get about / transport

Bike - Car - Public Transport