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Favorite Thing Dutch

Sat May 10, 2003 7:46 pm

windmills, heineken, tulips, KLM, DAF, cheese etc etc  Smile Smile Smile
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RE: Favorite Thing Dutch

Sat May 10, 2003 8:37 pm

Well, it took a while for this thread to come up:

What I like:
* Fokker
* Schiphol
* GROLSCH (why do you drink water? Big grin)
* Achterhoek
* Kroketten & frinkandellen (kind of meat)
* Humour (double dutch!)
* Graafschap (don't you start!)
* Attitude (not to be mistaken with ALTITUDE!!!)

What I dislike:
* Wheather
* NS
* Syntus (local train/bus company)
* Vitesse (don't you start!)

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RE: Favorite Thing Dutch

Sat May 10, 2003 9:22 pm

Vitus Bering.....

But he was working for the ruskies when he discovered Alaska.
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RE: Favorite Thing Dutch

Sat May 10, 2003 10:12 pm

Peter, I agree with you on the Vitesse thing  Laugh out loud, and for Syntus...too bad they don't have a toilet in their trains...but I like the automatic voice in the Lint Big grin

my fav. dutch things:

- Schiphol Airport
- Fokker
- Amsterdam
- Rotterdam
- Arnhem
- the province of Gelderland (NOT only the achterhoek!  Laugh out loud )
- Heineken
- Our multicultural population
- Our summer festivals
- Ajax
- The Trolleybuses of Arnhem
- RET (Rotterdam public transport)

and how could I forget.....Goudse Kaas  Big thumbs up


- The weather (duh)
- GVB (Amsterdam public transport)
- NS (2nd duh)
- Vitesse

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RE: Favorite Thing Dutch

Sat May 10, 2003 10:26 pm

Any Arnhemmer not supporting Vitesse deservess my respect! KL713, you just made it on my respected user list! I believe you are the 1st or 2nd (do not keep track) so it's quite an honour indeed!

 Big grin Big grin Big grin

(oh, and tomorrow the Superboeren will beat Vitesse by 1-0 (last minute goal!)) Big grin

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