Articles By

Pim Tijburg

Delfshaven; The First Leg Of The Pilgrim’s Voyage To America

Delfshaven, a historic neighborhood in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, holds great significance for Americans as it is closely associated with the ...
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The 11 Most Asked Questions About Vermeer’s Life And Work In Delft

Johannes Vermeer was a famous Dutch painter who lived in Delft. It was in Delft that he painted his exceptional ...
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Are The Dutch The Tallest In The World?

If you visit The Netherlands, you will notice that the Dutch are remarkably tall and that the average heights in ...
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Discover The Pilgrim’s Legacy In Leiden, Their Home From 1609-1620

The Pilgrims lived in Leiden, The Netherlands, from 1609 to 1620 before they embarked on the Mayflower for their voyage ...
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Where Did Rembrandt Live And Study In Leiden?

Rembrandt lived in Leiden for the first 25 years of his life. He developed his exceptional talent in Leiden to ...
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Should You Visit Utrecht Or Amsterdam? Locals Weigh In

I lived many years in Amsterdam and Utrecht and know both cities inside out. However, it may be difficult for ...
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Where In The Netherlands Did Van Gogh Live And Work?

Vincent van Gogh was a renowned Dutch painter who lived and worked most of his life in The Netherlands, mainly ...
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Discover 30+ Top Museums In The Netherlands | Local Insights

Choosing from over 700 museums in the Netherlands can be overwhelming. Your ultimate guide to the best 30+ museums in ...
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Dutch Weather; The 11 Most Asked Questions & Answers

What is the best time to visit the Netherlands? This is an important question if you are planning a trip ...
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Which Of The 7 Modern World Wonders Is In Holland?

The 7 Modern World Wonders are the world’s most remarkable man-made construction works of the 20th century. One of the ...
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