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Queen Maxima's car breaks down after visit to Brussels as she prepares for King's Day

As the Queen of The Netherlands , Maxima gets to travel the world a great deal. But it seems one journey didn't go quite to plan when the queen's car broke down due to an empty petrol tank.


Related Topix: Travel, Brussels, Belgium Travel, Belgium Travel, Europe Travel, Antwerp, Belgium Travel, Netherlands, World News,

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Daily Record

O'Malley travels to Ireland, Netherlands

The governor is traveling first to Ireland and Northern Ireland as part of a congressional delegation led by the Faith and Politics Institute examining the historic divides on the island and peace and reconciliation efforts.


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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Kelowna Capital News

Kelowna middle schoolers to visit Veendam in 2015

After almost a year of planning, Kelowna Veendam Sister City Association's preparations for a delegation from Kelowna to visit its sister city Veendam Holland in 2015, to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands is starting to take shape.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Globe

Windmill blades turn again after restoration

The blades of downtown Holland's 252-year-old DeZwaan windmill began turning again Saturday morning during a community celebration and open house, The Grand Rapids Press and WZZM-TV reported.


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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Windmill blades turn again after $760K restoration in Holland

A southwestern Michigan landmark has been revived -- and now it's been rededicated.


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Fri Apr 18, 2014


Benelux Azerbaijanis Congress establishes two more diaspora organizations

Two more diaspora organizations have been established under the Benelux Azerbaijanis Congress in the Netherlands and Belgium.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Independent

Cornwall: Smugglers' country

As the TV adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's 'Jamaica Inn' hits our screens, Harriet O'Brien visits the places which inspired the classic tale Harriet O'Brien is an award-winning author and travel writer.


Related Topix: Travel, Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, United Kingdom, Arts, Literature


David Dontoh refused visa by the Netherlands Embassy

Veteran actor David Dontoh is sad; in fact angry because his plans to travel to the Netherlands have been scuttled by the Embassy which says it cannot guarantee that he will return to Ghana.


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Daily Mail

From Bestival to Outlook, the top 10 summer music festival around the world revealed

From watching Arcade Fire performing in Spain, to dancing on the beach to Bobby & Steve in Dominican Republic, this year's line-up promises to be the best yet for festivalgoer.


Related Topix: Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel, Amsterdam, Indie, Travel, Netherlands, Europe, World News, Europe Travel, House, Australia, Oceania


A guide to celebrating the first King's Day in the Netherlands

Although the accession of Willem-Alexander has forced a name change on our beloved Queen's Day , the enthusiasm and zealous celebrations will remain very much the same.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Beatrix Beatrix,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Economist

Chinese tourists: Coming to a beach near you

WEN ZHONG is doing what his parents could only dream of: taking a two-week tour of Europe.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Travel, Europe Travel, Finland Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel


Starbucks moving regional headquarters from Amsterdam to London

Coffee giant Starbucks may be putting a fork in the notion that multinationals almost invariably site their head offices where local authorities want them most - i.e., tax them least.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Travel, Europe Travel, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, United Kingdom Travel

Trend Hunter Magazine

Travel Mentorship Campaigns - This Netherlands Travel Campaign...

In a funny Netherlands travel campaign, the Netherlands Board of Tourism is partnering up with KLM Airlines, Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam Marketing to find an answer to the question: "can cool be taught?" The campaign is meant to appeal to Americans who envy the kind of inherent coolness that comes from Holland.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Bolivia files ICJ claim over Chilean sea access

Bolivian President Evo Morales has presented before the International Court of Justice a 200-page legal dossier, claiming access to the sea from Chile.


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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The secrets of a prolific sperm donor

THE most-messaged woman on a popular dating site reveals what she's learnt about relationships that begin online - the good, the bad and the ugly.


Related Topix: Wedding, Travel, Maastricht, Netherlands Travel, World News, Europe Travel, Belgium

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

When it comes to spring bulbs, go Dutch

HOLLAND'S Keukenhof, which is probably the most beautiful spring garden in the world, opened its gates two days ago and remains open to visitors until May 18. It is situated in Lisse, between The Hague and Amsterdam, in the heart of the bulb-growing region of The Netherlands.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Netherlands, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Europe, United Kingdom

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Celebrating Easter in the Netherlands: Brunch, Markets, Fires and Festivals

In the Netherlands, Easter is a nationally recognised public holiday celebrated over two days, including the traditional Easter Sunday and the following Monday .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Netherlands, Europe, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Dining, Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel,

Wed Apr 09, 2014


UPDATE 2-Dutch postpone Russian trade mission over Ukraine crisis

The Netherlands on Wednesday postponed a mission on energy trade to Russia planned for May because of Moscow's annexation of Crimea and increased tensions in eastern Ukraine.


Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Netherlands, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)


Co Down author nominated for top award

A novel penned by a Co Down author, which begins at the funeral of footballing legend George Best, has been shortlisted for the world's most lucrative literary prize worth a 100k.


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Space Ref

2014 Spin Your Thesis! and Drop Your Thesis

Five student teams have been selected for the 2014 Spin Your Thesis! and Drop Your Thesis! programmes.


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