The Netherlands is located in Western Europe. Situated on the North Sea, neighbors of Germany and Belgium, despite its small size, it has 12 beautiful and varied provinces. The Netherlands small in size fits for example 250 times in the United States of America.
The stubborn but ambitious Netherlands is rich in water and cycling. With 22.5 million bicycles, there is no other option than for the real Dutchman to travel on the well-known two-wheeler. With a population of 17,084,719 (2017), this means no less than 1.3 bicycles per person.
That is why it is also advisable to experience the ultimate Dutch feeling and to explore the country by bicycle. The landscape of the Netherlands, known for its fascinating coast, but also for its varied landscape of meadows, ditches, waterways, canals, lakes, lakes and rivers. The Netherlands is therefore a typical water country.
The Netherlands that is famous for its Delta Works, which was built to protect the country against the sea. A third of the Netherlands isbelow sea level and if the country did not protect itself so well, it would be under water.
The Netherlands is also mentioned in the same breath with clogs and mills. The general picture abroad is that the real Dutchman lives in these historic mills and moves on the typical folklore product the clog. Nowadays the clog is a nice souvenir and many tourists visit the mills annuallyas a cultural-historical building.
The typical Dutch houses are built out of brick and 6 in 10 Dutch people live in terraced houses. Terraced houses are a part of Dutch culture. The canal houses in Amsterdam are an historical example of the rich history that can be found in the capital of the Netherlands. The Netherlands has many cultural cities, such as Leiden, Haarlem, Breda and Den Bosch.
These cities with museums, beautiful buildings and tasteful restaurants are also known for its activities. Internationally, the Netherlands is in a good position to establish itself here as an international company. The investment climate is good and what makes it score high for companies and their employees are the good schools, for the children of the Expats. In addition, the Netherlands has its international airport Schiphol centrally located and you can fly to every corner of the world.
Do you only speak English? That is also not a problem in the Netherlands. The vast majority of the Dutch people is willing and speaks English. The Netherlands is a country to love for all its unique aspects. What can we, Expat Group, do for you in relieving your relocation?