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There is an abundance of things to do and several festivals in the Netherlands have been celebrated for decades with strong cultural ties to their local regions. In true Dutch style, every festival in the Netherlands is a reason to celebrate and enjoy.

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TEFAF fine art fair postponed to September 11 – 19, 2021

Maastricht, February 2021… The European Fine Art Foundation fair normally takes place in March, and is recognized as one of the most highly respected fine art fairs in Europe for both private and institutional collectors. The unpredictability and endurance of the pandemic has made the organization decide to postpone the fair to September 11 –…

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COVID-19 measures in place with The Dutchman for our services

Amsterdam, March 2021… Despite the ongoing world-wide pandemic and travel restrictions, The Dutchman remains at your disposal. We keep a close watch on the developments and have put protocols in place to provide our guests a safer, secured and healthier environment for their visit to The Netherlands and Belgium. Even though many travel restrictions within…

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Amsterdam light festival

Amsterdam, March 2021… The Amsterdam Light Festival is celebrating its tenth anniversary this winter 2021-2022. Over the past nine editions, more than 200 works of art have been created especially for the festival. That is why this tenth edition shows the most beautiful works from its own collection. These images represent the Amsterdam Light Festival…

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The Dutchman proud partner of Ensemble Travel® Group

In order to differentiate, stand out of the crowd and build personal relationships, I strongly believe in partnerships with member focused networks. Ensemble Travel® Group is one of the oldest networks and delivers unmatched value propositions to its member agencies and preferred partners. The Dutchman is proud to be part of this ‘family’ and is…

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A new DMC: The Dutchman

Amsterdam, January 2017… It is my great pleasure and with pride I introduce my new boutique Destination Management Company for The Netherlands: The Dutchman. After more than 25 years, I decided it was time to change and follow my passion to provide hands on, personal and tailor-made travel arrangements in The Netherlands. The Dutchman reflects…

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Cheese market Alkmaar, between April and September

Amsterdam, March 2021… Please note that due to the Corona virus, it is still unknown when the Cheese Market will take place again. The famous cheese market tradition that dates back to 1593. Every Friday between April and September between 10:00 and 13:00 hours you can watch while costumed cheese traders re-enact a centuries-old practice…

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Pride Amsterdam

Amsterdam, August 2020… Pride Amsterdam is one of the biggest and best celebrations of gay pride around the globe. It traditionally starts on the last Saturday of July and lasts until the first Sunday of August, attracting more than 350,000 participants and visitors who stay and play in Amsterdam. The city is a vibrant rainbow…

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King’s birthday, April 27

Amsterdam, April 2017… The King’s official birthday in the Netherlands is celebrated each year with parties, street markets, concerts and special events for the royal family on April 27. Be aware that streets in Amsterdam will be blocked off and only accessible on foot or over the water.

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