Food Valley in the Netherlands: The Specialists Working to End the Food Crisis

When I say a “primary agrifood ecosystem” what comes to your mind? Drawing a blank? So was I! Food Valley in the university town of Wageningen is exactly that. It is a small place which is working towards providing “food-related solutions” for a growing population and the ongoing climate crisis.  This place is the brainchild […]

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Best Of DutchReview: Most Popular Articles of August 2019

Whew, what a month DutchReviewers! We know that with all our really ridiculously good-looking content it can be hard to stay up to date. But thankfully, we’ve made it easy for you, by bringing you the crème de la crème of the articles our readers were most of fond of over August 2019. What was […]

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Tilburg’s LocHal Named One of the Top Four Best Libraries in the World

One of my favourite ways to spend time is to go to a library because it’s one of the last few public spaces where you can spend hours on end without being expected to spend money. The LocHal in Tilburg is one such library, and it has just been named as the second-best library in […]

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In the Netherlands, Rules are Rules (But Only When It’s Convenient)

When did it become cool to break the rules? Okay, rhetorical question since the people who break rules are always seen as the cool kids (hello, Breakfast Club), no matter how dangerous it sometimes is. But the Dutch? They take this one step further.  Walking to my local Albert Heijn the other day I came […]

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Park Your Bicycle at One of the 12,656 New Parking Spaces at Utrecht

The Netherlands makes it very easy to commute when you’re on a bike, but that also means that there are a lot of people fighting for parking spots. Well, we have some good news for you: Utrecht just beat out Tokyo for having the largest bicycle parking garage. It has 12, 656 parking spaces and […]

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World’s Largest and Most Powerful Offshore Wind Turbine to be Installed in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is ready for a test run of the most powerful wind turbine in the world at Maasvlakte (much, much, much larger than the one in the image above). GE Renewable Energy and Future Wind (GE) signed an agreement earlier this year to cover a 5-year testing period and a 15-year full service and maintenance […]

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