A long-lost World War II-era film produced to thank the residents of Albany for sending aid to a war-torn Dutch city has been found. Dutch scholar Anja Adriaans told the Times Union of Albany that a private collector in the Netherlands has a copy of "This is Nijmegen" .
Robe moving lights have been installed at the new Doornroosje venue in Nijmegen, one of the famous live music venues in The Netherlands. Originally founded around 1968 and since 1970 operating out of a disused school building in the south suburbs of the city, the club became a popular hippy hangout in the 1970s, and through 40 years at the cutting edge of live music and entertainment, legendary for showcasing ground-breaking artists on the cusp of success and popularity from Pink Floyd to the Gaslight Anthem.
A Springtime Netherlands River Cruise to see the beautiful tulips and enjoy the Dutch culture with my husband and good friends became a living history lesson and surprisingly touching personal experience.