Best Kept Secret Het Koetshuys in Christmas Atmosphere

Best Kept Secret Het Koetshuys in Christmas Atmosphere

One of the best-kept secrets in Overveen is Het Koetshuys. Whether you like to buy flowers or are looking for a gift, there is a good chance that you will succeed at this hidden gem. Family-Owned Business The history of this family-owned business goes back to granddad...
Sint Maarten 2020

Sint Maarten 2020

On November 11th, children in The Netherlands celebrate Sint Maarten. Around 6 p.m. children will go door-to-door singing songs in exchange for candy. This year, due to Corona, there are strongly advised instructions for all people involved.   The advice by the...
Spirit of Christmas at 3 country estates near Haarlem

Spirit of Christmas at 3 country estates near Haarlem

It’s easy to get in the fesitive December mood with so much Christmas Fairs throughout The Netherlands. Some are organized in city centers, some are open-air markets, some fairs will be held in old churches or even better at beautiful country estates. Are there...
Sint arrivals 2019 – Haarlem Area

Sint arrivals 2019 – Haarlem Area

Sinterklaas will arrive in The Netherlands on November 16th! This year the official national arrival will be in Apeldoorn. Looking at the recap of Sinterklaas arrivals you might wonder how on earth Sint and his team can be in so many cities or villages at the same...
Thanksgiving connected to Leiden

Thanksgiving connected to Leiden

In the 16th century, Pilgrim Fathers fled to Amsterdam due to religious issues in their home country England. The King went after all who wanted to seperate from the Anglican church. The Pilgrim Fathers decided to fled to The Netherlands.The move to LeidenMembers of...