Category: Life in The Netherlands

Personal posts about life in NL

2015 Levende Etalage Dag Delft

The 7th edition of the Levende Etalage Dag Delft (Living Shop Window Display Day) was a unique afternoon out. Organised by Something Extra, around 80 shops took part in this event. The general idea was that instead of static window displays, the city came to life.  From historic characters […]


Ever heard of Rokjesdag?  I hadn’t until now but it totally makes sense.  It’s pretty exciting here in the Netherlands when it finally gets warm enough to wear a skirt (rok) without tights or leggings underneath!  The term was coined by Dutch author Martin Bril. Winter seems to […]