Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Meet the expat who is now Sweden's youngest PhDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | The Local

    Stefan Buijsman, 20, just finished a PhD in the philosophy of mathematics. He tells The Local what his work is all about, and why Stockholm was the best place to do it.

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  2. Dutch dreamer hopes to bring Noah's Ark replica to AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Fox News

    The ark is a major tourist attraction in Holland, but could be bound for the Americas. A Dutch carpenter inspired by a dream to build a massive replica of Noah's Ark has a new and equally daunting vision - to bring the 410-foot vessel to the Americas in time for this summer's Olympic Games in Brazil.

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  3. Travel insiders: Hostels offer chic city breaks that won't break the bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    Whether you go for the modern trendy variety or more old-fashioned establishments, this is an affordable way to visit places like Venice Take one historic building, add lashings of designer style, secret bars, a party-perfect penthouse sleeping six and you havea a hostel. A fortnight ago, the Generator opened in Amsterdam .

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  4. 10 Great Getaways: What's the best holiday I can get for a 500?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Independent.ie

    Left it late to book your holiday? PA3l A' Conghaile rounds up 10 top breaks available right now for around a 500pp. The bad news? Holiday bookings are booming, and deals are scarce in the peak months of July and August - particularly in Spain and the Canary Islands.

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  5. Amsterdam favourite among Mumbaikars this summer: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    As temperatures soar in the city, Mumbaikars are searching for cooler destinations overseas to escape the heat and Amsterdam in the Netherlands has emerged as the favourite, according to a report. A data by online travel search engine Skyscanner said Indians are in search of cooler climes this summer with Amsterdam as the most in demand destination from Mumbai.

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  6. Lakewood High School to join human rights summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Sampson Independent

    The Lakewood High School Travel Club is planning a trip to the Global Student Leaders Summit, which features lessons on human rights and The Holocaust. Pictured, from left, are: teacher Amy Kelly, Walter Robinson, Leslie Sanchez, Kristopher Teasdale, teacher Chelsie Conn and Cole Parker.

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  7. Dutch dreamer hopes to bring Noah's Ark replica to AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Fox News

    The ark is a major tourist attraction in Holland, but could be bound for the Americas. A Dutch carpenter inspired by a dream to build a massive replica of Noah's Ark has a new and equally daunting vision - to bring the 410-foot vessel to the Americas in time for this summer's Olympic Games in Brazil.

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  8. Going negativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Economist

    GERMANY and the Netherlands are usually great supporters of central-bank independence. In the 1990s Germany blocked France's push for a political say over monetary policy in the new European Central Bank .

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  9. Disney to offer new Rhine River cruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Stuff.co.nz

    Disney's foray into river cruising in Europe is growing with the introduction of new Rhine River trips on board a new ship in 2017. Adventures by Disney, which will make ts first river cruise trips this summer on the Danube and will return in 2017 will now take on the Rhine River as well on a new ship from AMAWaterways.

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  10. AIDAprima Makes Maiden Call at SouthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Marine News

    AIDA Cruises' new flagship AIDAprima docked in Britain's Southampton port for the first time on the morning of April 27, 2016, as part of a four-day short cruise. AIDAprima will become the first cruise ship to depart from a German port all year round, from May 3 onwards visiting Southampton on Mondays as part of seven-day cruises to Western European cities from Hamburg .

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  11. KLM announces new connections and extra flights from Cardiff to Europe and North America via SchipholRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | IcNetwork

    Dutch airline KLM is adding extra flights to European destinations including Valencia and Dresden as well as North America and Asia If you have ever fancied visiting the Mormon capital of Salt Lake City in the heart of the American West, now you have a chance to do it starting from Cardiff Airport. Dutch airline KLM, one of Cardiff Airport's longest-serving airlines, has announced new daily connections from Wales' national Airport to Valencia, Dresden, Genoa and Salt Lake City via Amsterdam Schiphol for the summer.

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  12. Anna Heijker, owner of Pitches & Presentations: 'Traditional event ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Nine O'Clock

    'I came to Romania to work as a marketing manager for an NGO, in the frame of a project of the European Union and I was initially going to stay for six months. At the end of this period I discovered entrepreneurship and I received requests to provide trainings in presentation skills and persuasive communication from the Dutch-Romanian business community.

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  13. byFlow to create 'art on a plate' desserts as it prepares for world tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Confectionery News

    As well as desserts, it can 3D print viscous materials, such as hummus, meat, chocolate, goat's cheese and pizza dough. The business now plans to go on a world tour with the 3D printer to show consumers what it can do, recreating famous artwork as a dessert on a plate, chief business development officer Frits Hoff told BakeryandSnacks at the 3D Food Printing Conference in Venlo, the Netherlands, this month.

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  14. Hotel Occupancy in the European Region Up 0.8 Percent to 61.1 Percent for March 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Hotel News Resource

    Compared with Q1 2015, Europe reported a 0.8% increase in occupancy to 61.1%, a 2.3% rise in average daily rate to EUR102.98 and a 3.1% lift in revenue per available room to EUR62.94. The European hotel industry recorded positive results in the three key performance metrics when reported in euro constant currency, according to Q1 2016 data from STR.

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  15. Hotel Villa La Palagina, Tuscany: A rustic, reasonably-priced escape among fields of ChiantiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Cool Hunting

    There are almost 9,000 square miles composing the Italian region of Tuscany. Much of the land remains dedicated to what one dreams can be found here: rolling hills, vineyards and olive groves.

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  16. How My Grandmother's Chutzpah Helped Rescue 6,000 Jews From NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Forward

    The story of Chiune Sugihara - the Japanese consul in Kovno, Lithuania, who disobeyed his government's orders in 1940 and issued transit visas through Japan to thousands of Jews seeking to flee war-torn Europe - wasn't widely known until 1985, when Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial authority, honored him as one of the Righteous Among the Nations. But I grew up hearing Sugihara's story because he saved my father's life.

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  17. Jewish World, 8:13 AMHow my grandmother's chutzpah helped rescue thousands of JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The story of Chiune Sugihara the Japanese consul in Kovno, Lithuania, who disobeyed his government's orders in 1940 and issued transit visas through Japan to thousands of Jews seeking to flee war-torn Europe -- wasn't widely known until 1985, when Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial authority, honored him as one of the Righteous Among the Nations. But I grew up hearing Sugihara's story because he saved my father's life.

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  18. How my grandmother's chutzpah helped Sugihara rescue thousands of JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Jewish Journal

    Toshiaki Karasawa plays Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese consul in Lithuania who saved some 6,000 Jews, in "Persona Non Grata," a 2015 film shot in Poland with an international cast. Photo courtesy of "Persona Non Grata" film partners The story of Chiune Sugihara the Japanese consul in Kovno, Lithuania, who disobeyed his government's orders in 1940 and issued transit visas through Japan to thousands of Jews seeking to flee war-torn Europe - wasn't widely known until 1985, when Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial authority, honored him as one of the Righteous Among the Nations. 3 comments

  19. Beyond the Tulip Fields, Dutch Flower Market Draws TouristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Voice of America

    Warehouses are not normally tourist stops, but one exception is the century-old Royal FloraHolland depot outside of Amsterdam where millions of flowers are distributed every day. The same tourists who flock to the flower barges in central Amsterdam get up at dawn and pay 7 euros to visit the warehouse.

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  20. LUFC Winger working hard to prove himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Vital Football

    Leeds United winger Jordan Botaka says he is working hard to prove to head coach Steve Evans that he deserves to be part of the squad. Evans has questioned the commitment of Botaka this season and he has only recently returned to the squad after two-months in the wilderness.

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