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Haarlem is a medium-sized city with some 150,000 inhabitants. Famous for its warm and welcoming population and its cultural dynamism, it is an ideal destination for expatriation.

By moving to Haarlem, you will enjoy a quality urban life along with all necessary amenities. You will also enjoy a lively city center thanks to the presence of boutiques, restaurants, as well as festivals which take place regularly.

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The Netherlands guide

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The city of Amsterdam is more than just canals and Rembrandt. Whether you love the beauty of the ballet or prefer a more hard-rock vibe, there is something for everybody in and around this lovely city.

Dutch culture is very much about having and doing things in the right order, in the right place. They’re not afraid to cut loose now and then and have a wild time provided that it’s a time and place you’re supposed to party. The word nette – translated loosely as “neat”, with overtones of propriety and a certain formality – is a good summation of the overall sense of Dutch culture and lifestyle.

So you’ve gotten your visas straightened out, the plane ticket is booked, you’ve got a place arranged, and soon, you’ll be on your way to living in the Netherlands. Moving to the Netherlands can get complicated if you have a lot of furniture you want to take with you, or perhaps a pet.

Bringing pets into the Netherlands can be an intimidating task. There are a number of rules that must be followed before you are allowed to bring your pet into the Netherlands with you. The Netherlands is a rabies-free country, and some extra precautions are in place to keep it that way.

Exploring Amsterdam is an overwhelming task – which sites to see first? Which museums to visit, which restaurants to try, which stores to shop at? But getting around in Amsterdam, fortunately, is easy and pleasant.

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Dutch for Beginners

3 years ago

Faced with an empty-nest, we packed our bags, and our cat, in the car and headed east to the Netherlands where we are now experiencing the joys of living beside the canals of Haarlem.

Rosalie17
Naturally Global

4 years ago

I am passionate about creating a healthy and natural life while living and traveling abroad with a focus on the challenges and opportunities that come with being an expat and a parent. Come join me on my family's journey to a simpler, healthier life at naturallyglobal.com

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July’s blog of the month: The Fashion Matters

Hadas first left her home country, Israel, to study fashion business in New York. Ever since, she has visited more than 25 countries and has lived as an expat in France and England where she pursued a Master’s degree and is currently planning to get married. Hadas is a genuinely creative person, whose passion for exploring the ...

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