The Netherlands four seasons in 4K

By Kiri Scully l Apr. 23, 2017, 05:04am l Culture l 0 Comments

Here's a time-lapse of the Milky Way from the Netherlands' best nature spots... in 4K. It's worth a watch if your computer can handle it.

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Study in Holland

By Kiri Scully l Apr. 14, 2017, 05:04am l Press l 0 Comments

Quick and snappy - find out why you should consider studying in the Netherlands in just 100 seconds!

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South Limburg: a totally different world

By Kiri Scully l Apr. 9, 2017, 05:04am l Culture l 0 Comments

Spring and its numerous public holidays are on their way, so if you're looking for a long weekend getaway, South Limburg of the Netherlands might be a brilliant choice.

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Introducing Google Wind

By IamExpat Spotter l Apr. 3, 2017, 05:04pm l Fun l 0 Comments

Known for the notorious self-driving bicycle... Google has decided to have another crack at it. This time they've mastered how to manipulate weather!

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Dogdrones to the rescue

By Kiri Scully l Apr. 1, 2017, 05:04am l Fun l 0 Comments

According to Tinki.nl, a Dutch dog website, a Dutch start-up has launched a project to clean up the streets of the Netherlands. Find out how they've done it here.

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Say goodbye to winter in the Netherlands

By Kiri Scully l Mar. 30, 2017, 05:03am l Culture l 0 Comments

Winter can seem long when living in the Netherlands, but now that spring is here, this video of Kampen might help us appreciate it that much more.

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The Konik horses of Oostvaardersplassen

By Kiri Scully l Mar. 12, 2017, 05:03am l Culture l 0 Comments

Oostvaardersplassen Nature Reserve is home to unique wildlife from incredible birds, wild horses, deer and bison. It's definitely worth a visit.

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Kamergotchi: What’s all the fuss about?

By Kiri Scully l Feb. 23, 2017, 05:02am l Technology l 0 Comments

We all watched the America first, the Netherlands second video. Now the same talk show has come up with a way to get us involved in the Dutch elections.

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Legoland is coming to The Hague

By Kiri Scully l Feb. 19, 2017, 05:02am l Fun l 0 Comments

The Hague city council has just given Legoland the green light. The indoor Discovery Centre is predicted to attract around 350.000 visitors per year.

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FlyDriving in the Netherlands: You can now buy PAL-V’s flying car

By Kiri Scully l Feb. 16, 2017, 06:02am l Technology l 0 Comments

Dutch company PAL-V has started selling the commercial models of their flying cars. For half a million euros, you can get yourself out of traffic jams!

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Rotterdam's historic bridge finally complete

By Kiri Scully l Feb. 12, 2017, 05:02am l Culture l 0 Comments

Rotterdam's historical bridge, De Hef, is finally complete after two years of renovation. The railway bridge was used to connect the north of Rotterdam to the south.

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America first... Europe second!

By Kiri Scully l Feb. 6, 2017, 05:02am l Culture l 0 Comments

After the initial success of Lubach’s 'America first, the Netherlands second' video, the rest of Europe decided they also wanted to be given a chance to prove themselves!

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Rotterdam studio wins international awards for animation

By Kiri Scully l Feb. 5, 2017, 05:02am l Art l 0 Comments

Rotterdam-based studio, Trim Tab, has won international awards for its latest release, The Lighthouse. The story is about a surprising discovery made by the lighthouse keeping.

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The Netherlands welcomes Trump in his own words

By Kiri Scully l Jan. 24, 2017, 04:01pm l Fun l 0 Comments

Fancy a giggle? The Netherlands' very own John Oliver, Arjen Lubach showed a short video in his weekly show on VPRO that took the internet by storm. With millions of views, it's certainly worth a look.

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Leiden from a drone

By Kiri Scully l Jan. 22, 2017, 05:01am l Culture l 0 Comments

Here's a bird's eye view of the lovely city of Leiden in the Netherlands. Taken with a drone, it'll be hard to get this perspective on your own!

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Down to Earth

By Kiri Scully l Jan. 14, 2017, 05:01am l Culture l 0 Comments

Watch the trailer of Down to Earth about a Dutch family that decided to pack their bags and head out to live with various tribal communities in far away lands to learn from their wisdom.

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The State Coach in the Netherlands

By Kiri Scully l Jan. 14, 2017, 05:01am l Culture l 0 Comments

The State Coach in the Netherlands is a tradition that continues today. Amabassadors travel with horse and carriage to the palace in The Hague to hand over their letter of credence.

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A time-lapse of The Hague

By Kiri Scully l Jan. 5, 2017, 04:01pm l Culture l 0 Comments

A beautiful time-lapse video of the Netherlands third largest city, The Hague. Arne Wossink takes you on a tour of the finest locations in town. Enjoy!

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IamExpat - Top Stories of 2016

By Charalampos Sergios l Dec. 29, 2016, 09:12am l Press l 0 Comments

What were our most popular reads in 2016? In this yearly review, we list the top articles from the last 12 months. Happy reading and have a great 2017!

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The Hague's Strandbeest features in the Simpsons

By Kiri Scully l Dec. 22, 2016, 02:12pm l Art l 0 Comments

Dutch artist from The Hague, Theo Jansen, had his Strandbeest featured in an episode of The Simpsons which recently aired in America. Jansen also does his own voice.

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