What could be more fun than baking a bread roll over a crackling fire! It tastes delicious too.
Ride a velocipede, play with hoops or have a go on a Vliegende Hollander, a traditional Dutch go-cart. It’s fun all the way on the Zaan Square.
In the 1980s winter sports were affordable and accessible for all.
There is an ‘r’ in the month once again and, until 1970, this meant that all children in the Netherlands were encouraged to take cod-liver oil.
On 31 July 1914 all Dutch soldiers were ordered to travel immediately to their garrisons. There were also soldiers stationed in Zeist.