8 quirky Dutch inventions

The Dutch are a smart, practical bunch and have been at the forefront of some pretty life changing inventions. There are some famous Dutch inventions that you probably already know about - the microscope, the t...

Dutch Food Design

What a great example of Dutch food design! For a special food edition in 2014, Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant commissioned Lernert & Sander, a design studio, to create some interesting imagery for the projec...

Guest Blogging!

Guest Blogging for Stuff Dutch People Like We are very excited to finally be able to offer the possibility of guest posts on Stuff Dutch People Like. Thank you for your patience! We're now looking for brillia...

Crazy Bicycle Lanes From Around The World

We can be quite spoiled in the Netherlands with our wonderful bicycle infrastructure. But for most people around the world, taking your daily bike ride can range from being a hassle to life threatening!  HERE ...

Naked Man Drives Around Amsterdam In Bumper Car

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just a nearly nude man riding a bumper car along the streets of Amsterdam!  This week, lucky Amsterdam residents were treated to quite the sight: an underwear-clad man wit...

Amazing Dutch seagull shows love for herring

Watch what happens when a tourist tries to eat a herring "Dutch style" while on vacation in the lovely Dutch town of Scheveningen    Dutch people love their herring! We all know that herring (haring) is one ...

Queen’s Day through the ages

Until 2014, the national celebration at the end of April has always been known as Queen's Day. Here is a look back at over 100 years of Koninginnedag celebrations! Queen's Day through the ages: From Queen Wilh...

Dutchie takes canal cleanup into his own hands

Tommy Kleyn, like most Dutch people, rides his bike to work in his home town of Rotterdam. After having to ride past a particularly filthy and garbage-laden stretch on a daily basis, he decided to take action. ...
Dutch spring

12 examples why Dutch spring is one of a kind

The Netherlands is a beautiful country and especially so during spring! From blooming tulip fields, boat rides and nice cafés, to hanging out with friends along the canals: Dutch spring is truly gezellig! Below...