Turning 50 is a pretty big deal in the Netherlands. I’ve often seen signs of it in Amsterdam and around the country – family and friends decorate the house of the one celebrating with festive bunting, banners and balloons emblazoned with “50”, and sometimes prominent, inflated figures on the front […]

(CNN) — Amsterdam’s nicely-recognised tolerance of recreational prescription drugs and intercourse has extended attracted travelers in look for of the seedier side to the town of canals and cycle paths. But when border closures and lockdowns brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic emptied the Dutch money of all visitors, several […]