Famous for its tulips, bicycles, centuries-old windmills and celebrated Dutch Masters like Rembrandt, Vermeer, Van Gogh, Mondrian but also cutting edge design as well as green and innovative architecture.
With a surface area of more than 41,000 km2, and a population of around 17 million people, the Netherlands is one of the world’s smallest and most populous countries. Albeit, small in size, but certainly not in impact. The Netherlands has the 17th largest economy in the world and the 7th largest in the European Union, consistently ranking among the top places in the world to live and work. We are an open, inventive and inclusive country.
Did you know Dutch is also among one of the earliest recorded languages of Europe? It’s always useful to learn Dutch as you’ll be able to practice it in the Netherlands, Belgium, South Africa and small corner of South America! Why don’t you give it a try?