Netherlands

The culture of the Netherlands is diverse, reflecting regional differences as well as the foreign influences built up by centuries of the Dutch people's mercantile and explorative spirit. The Netherlands and its people have long played an important role as centre of cultural liberalism and tolerance. - Wikipedia

Weed in Amsterdam: What’s Unity cup and how do coffee shops operate
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Weed in Amsterdam: What’s Unity cup and how do coffee shops operate

It’s all Johnny Petram’s fault! Had he not found a loophole in the Dutch law and opened the first coffee shop in the sixties, people would not be having a hard time facing up to the fact that his legendary shop, Mellow Yellow, is now closed. They got the better of him. After fifty years of running ...
Netherlands vs North sea: Following the footsteps of Delta works
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Netherlands vs North sea: Following the footsteps of Delta works

Netherlands is the only country in the world in which it isn't really favorable to say something to someone like: "You look like you've been thrown out by a flood". Not even as a joke. They are deeply traumatized by this topic. They even have a bunch of monuments on the topic of man and water, the ...
Prostitutes of De Wallen: Amsterdam Red Light district revealed
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Prostitutes of De Wallen: Amsterdam Red Light district revealed

De Wallen is just one of three Amsterdam areas where everyday life is driven by sex. It is the place known as the Red-light district of Amsterdam worldwide. It has about 400 windows and it is the center of all the activities when talking about this profession. Several centuries ago, almost every ...