Friday 29 May 2020

A round up of the best stories about the Netherlands and all things Dutch from leading international publications









Krol, a Dutch legend in Africa

Krol, a Dutch legend in Africa

The Dutch ‘total football’ maestros of 1974 are popular choices as the most talented side not to emerge victorious at a FIFA World Cup™. And a vital cog in the famous Oranje machine, alongside Johan Neeskens, Johnny Rep and the inimitable Johan Cruyff, was the dashing left-back Ruud Krol. More >








A touch of the Dutch Golden Age

A touch of the Dutch Golden Age

If you had the money to begin collecting the greatest of the Dutch old masters, the targets at the top of your list would most likely be Rembrandt and Vermeer. Back in the 18th century, however, the talents we admire so much today were looked down upon as also-rans. Instead, you’d be shopping for such unfamiliar names as Adam Pynacker, Nicolaes Berchem and Aelbert Cuyp. More >