Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 8)

Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Netherlands Travel. (Page 8)

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  1. The Hague paints the town red, blue and yellow in honor of artist MondrianRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The exterior of The Hague's City Hall, designed by American architect Richard Meier, has been called "the world's largest Mondrian painting." you might notice it from the highway, in the form of a high-rise sporting a colorful grid on its exterior, or perhaps next to the train station, where the Hampshire Hotel Babylon shows off a flashy facade.

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  2. PassageRead the original story

    May 23, 2017 | TrekEarth

    The Passage is the only remaining example in the Netherlands of this type of covered shopping street, popular in major European and American cities during the 19th century. The new extension of the monumental construction towards Grote Marktstraat has given rise to a hypermodern indoor shopping arcade: Nieuwe Haagse Passage.

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  3. Top 5 foods voted most likely to be missed when leaving the NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | IamExpat

    The Direct Dutch Institute recommends speaking Dutch as often as possible - even if all your Dutch colleagues speak English, and even if you only know a few words of Dutch. Ruud Hisgen gives you some food for thought and conversation.

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  4. Frits Hannenberg has been named General Manager at The Shore Club in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    The Shore Club Shore Club Beach, Grace Bay, TKCA 1ZZ Turks and Caicos Islands Tollfree: 1.888.808.9488 Phone: 1.649.339.8000 Visit Website Frits Hannenberg, an accomplished hospitality veteran with over 15 years of luxury resorts and hotel experience, has been named General Manager of The Shore Club Turks and Caicos. The Shore Club opened its doors in December 2016 as the first development on Long Bay Beach with 106 suites, four food and beverage outlets, three pools, and event space, on 820 feet of oceanfront.

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  5. Eurostar To Run Direct Trains From London To Amsterdam Later This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Londonist

    Start planning your next city break: direct Eurostar services between London and Amsterdam are coming at the end of the year. Proost! There'll be a choice of two trains a day, with possible stops en route in Antwerp, Rotterdam and Schiphol.

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  6. Kent: Eurostar to launch direct route from London to Amsterdam by the end of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Kent Online

    However, the train operator has not decided whether the service will stop at Ebbsfleet or Ashford International stations in the county. The company unveiled a preview of its new e320 trains set to run between London and Brussels today, which will be introduced over the next 18 months as part of a 1 billion investment.

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  7. 10 Best Places to Retire in NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Insider Monkey

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  8. On The RoadRead the original story

    May 23, 2017 | Balloon Juice

    This weekday feature is for Balloon Juicers who are on the road, travelling, etc. and wish to share notes, links, pictures, stories, etc.

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  9. Dutch railway uses IoT to reduce people jamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Computer Weekly

    Traffic jams are the bane of commuters, both in their cars and on public transport. In the case of the latter, the travellers themselves are creating hold-ups too.

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  10. Kimpton Makes Its Debut in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Hotel Business

    Kimpton De Witt, set within three original Dutch Golden Age-era buildings in the Palace Quarter neighborhood, has opened here. It is the first Kimpton property in Europe.

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  11. Author Turow gives a Testimonya to a golden agea of best-sellers, bemoans capital punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Washington Times

    The novelist Scott Turow has sold 30 million books around the world and had five of his stories turned into movies, with "Presumed Innocent" becoming a hit film starring Harrison Ford in 1990. But Mr. Turow, the Chicago-based writer and attorney, insists that when he begins a new work, a film of it is the last thing on his mind.

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  12. StumbleuponRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The exhibition opened on May 17 and runs until May 24. Opening hours are 08:30am-13:30pm and from 4-7pm at the Panos Solomonides Cultural Centre, Panos Solomonides Street 8, Limassol. Since the launch of the exhibition in 2015, it has become the centrepiece of the international outreach work of the Anne Frank House.

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  13. Amsterdam, first city of the modern ageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | CBS News

    It's the fishing village that grew to become one of the largest ports in Europe: capital of the Netherlands, birthplace of the modern stock market, home to Rembrandt, Vincent Van Gogh and Anne Frank. Jane Pauley explores Amsterdam: From its founding in the late 12th century, this city's location on a river delta that often flooded, posed a challenge for its residents: "And this the crucial point -- they started banding together in small groups in their communities and building dams and dykes and canals in order to control this problem of water, and make it work for them," said Shorto.

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  14. Expat Tales: Discovering her Dutch heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    I wanted to discover more about my background as my grandparents and ancestors on my father's side were Dutch. I was offered a teaching job and have been living here for nearly four years now.

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  15. Theophiles Dumhof's journey from tulips to the maple leafRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Prince George Citizen

    Tulips have been placed at the Cenotaph in Veterans Plaza in front of city hall for SaturdayA's Dutch-Canadian Tulip Commemoration. The event, which commemorates the liberation of Holland in 1945 by Canadian soldiers, starts at noon.

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  16. Stedelijk Museum presents a snapshot of Rineke Dijkstra's photographic and video workRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Art Daily

    This year, the celebrated Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra is the recipient of the 2017 Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography, the medium's most prestigious award. In honor of Dijkstra, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam , who has followed her work since the 1990s and in 2005 mounted an international traveling survey, presents Rineke Dijkstra: An Ode, a snapshot of the artist's photographic and video work ranging from 1994 to the present.

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  17. Social media connects: How my hashtag led me to a rarely visited area of the NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Denver Post

    On the last Sunday in November, I found myself strolling around the peaceful fishing village of Urk, one of the most charming and isolated corners of the Netherlands. My presence here at the northern notch of the Dutch Bible Belt - 50 minutes and a world away from Amsterdam - originated in the most incongruous of places: Twitter.

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  18. Frick Collection Spearheads Effort to Digitize Millions of ArtworksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Artforum Intl.

    The Frick Collection is leading an international collaboration to transform art historical research by digitizing twenty-five million images of artworks for a new research platform. The Frick has teamed up with thirteen arts institutions to establish PHAROS Art Research Consortium, which plans to have seven million images available online by 2020.

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  19. The Latest: Europe rights chief sees risks to youth in lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Canada.com

    The Latest on Europe's response to the large number of refugees and migrants trying to reach the continent : Organizations from Qatar and the Netherlands are joining forces to get 6,000 Syrian refugees into higher education courses, a move aimed at helping them integrate in the countries where they live now and rebuild their own nation if they are able to return. The organizations, Al Fakhoora and Spark, announced Friday that their partnership is scaling up from the 600 students they were supporting in September.

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  20. The Latest: Qatari, Dutch groups pledge to educate refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    In this Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 file photo, a 14-year old unaccompanied minor, a migrant from Afghanistan, showers on a cold day near an old train carriage where he and other migrants took refuge in Belgrade, Serbia. More than 300,000 children traveling alone have been recorded in a two-year period, the U.N. children's agency said Wednesday, May 17, 2017 marking a dramatic escalation of a dangerous trend that has forced some young refugees into slavery and prostitution.

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