Where To Eat Stroopwafels In Amsterdam

To make traditional Dutch stroopwafels, bakers press two round wafer-thin waffles between a layer of gooey caramel syrup, creating a chewy cookie-like dessert that tastes incredible alongside a fresh cup of coffee. Stroopwafels originated in Gouda at some point between the 18th and 19th centuries. According to legend, bakers in the city would mix together […]

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Why Are The Dutch So Tall?

The Dutch are among the tallest people in the world. On average a Dutch adult will stand at 1.78 meters high and as a nation, the Netherlands towers over its European neighbors. This statistical anomaly has been the source of considerable scientific speculation and has consistently perplexed researchers. A recent study aims to uncover the […]

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Reasons To Love And Hate The Netherlands

When I decided to do my Erasmus in the Netherlands I didn’t know about it almost anything. I’ve never been there before, I didn’t have an interest in it and I was never attracted to this country. Of course, I’ve heard about Amsterdam, legalized weed and football team of the country, but that was it. […]

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