Riding a Bike in the Winter

Riding a Bike in the Winter

Many people can't still imagine riding a bike all year long, including winter. A lot of my friends are shocked when they find out that I do it pretty much every day. I think it shouldn't be this shocking, because the winter season in the Netherlands treats bikers a bit better than in other places [...]

Trip to Scheveningen, Den Haag

Trip to Scheveningen, Den Haag

My trip started early... ...and it had a purpose that I am going to write about on another occasion. Then I decided to take a walk. Even though the weather in Den Haag was not inviting. I enjoyed empty beach in Scheveningen, Den Haag quite a bit. Scheveningen Beach, Den Haag A lot of interesting [...]

Bike In Dutch Public Transport

Bike In Dutch Public Transport

The Netherlands are famous for great infrastructure for bike riders. It's an easy and cheap way of transportation, really popular in this country. By popular I really mean - P O P U L A R. Statistically every Dutch citizen rides a bike more than 800 km a year! You probably have seen pictures of [...]

The Netherlands Rebranding

The Netherlands Rebranding

Dutch trade minister released the new official logo of the Netherlands, which will be used from January next year. It's part of a plan to stop promoting the Netherlands abroad as 'Holland'. Old logo - orange Holland with a tulip Country as a whole is frequently referred as 'Holland', even though it's a name of [...]