Europe

Europe

Atomium – What exactly is it?

If you are driving around the Heysel Plateau in Brussels, you might come across a strange structure. It has large round capsules connected by rods or pipes. This is in fact a structure known as the Atomium and the description even though crude, is exactly how it comes across to an average citizen who does […]

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Belgium

Belgium is a Country in Western Europe, located to the North East of France and also shares borders with Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg apart from France. The country consists of two major ethnicities, The French speaking who constitute 40% of the Population and the Dutch speaking Flemish people who make up 60% of the population. […]

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Canals, Boats and more – In the heart of Amsterdam

Canals and transport on these canals is an important and inseparable part of life in Amsterdam. Amsterdam has more than 100 Kilometres of Canals with about 90 islands and around 1500 bridges. Most of the canals were dug during the 17th century which is considered to be the golden age of Netherlands. These canals form concentric […]

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Cheese, clogs and Windmills – The Essence of Netherlands

Netherlands is a small nation as compared to its neighbours like Germany, France or the United Kingdom. However, they have their own distinct culture, language and identity. We know that Netherlands is the largest producer and exporter of tulips and the famous Keukenhof tulip garden is visited by millions of tourists every year. Apart from […]

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