Netherlands Modern History

Netherlands is a country located in Western Europe. With the capital city of Amsterdam, Netherlands has a population of 17,134,883 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. After the Second World War, the Netherlands developed into a welfare society where various religious groups had a great influence. Most of the country’s colonies gained their independence during the same period. The Netherlands joined the Western Defense Alliance NATO in 1949 and…

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Landmarks of Zutphen, Netherlands

Zutphen, Netherlands

As a Hanseatic city, Zutphen has a rich past. This is immediately apparent as soon as you enter the old inner city of this Gelderland city. Because with that we immediately describe the way to discover Zutphen: walking, at a moderate pace. That way you will see some of the many details that show that Zutphen was once an important trading city through which many goods passed. Its location on…

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Netherlands Healthcare and Money

Netherlands Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink malaria no – typhus no – cholera no yellow fever no Overview The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is valid for nationals of EU and EFTA countries. The EHIC regulates care and reimbursement of costs in the event of illness for EU and EFTA citizens. In the event of illness, you contact a general practitioner (Huisarts) or dentist (Tandarts) contracted by…

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Netherlands General Information

NETHERLANDS country symbol

The country of freedom and flowers – the Netherlands – pleases tourists all year round. Whatever time of the year you decide to visit it, in any case, you will have something to see and something to be inspired by. In general, the Netherlands covers only 42,000 sq. km., but this small land can rightfully be proud of its rich cultural heritage, numerous traditions and rich modern life.¬†According to,…

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Netherlands Human Geography

Netherlands Country and People

The Dutch territory has attracted man since very remote times, as evidenced by the numerous remains of human activity dating back to the Upper Paleolithic (in Drenthe, Overijssel, etc.). Starting from the second millennium a. C., due to its position of convergence within Europe, the cultural contributions that the country received were different: they came both from Celtic peoples from S, and from Germanic populations (Frisoni, Batavi) from N and…

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