Whether you are new to the Netherlands or have been here for a while, understanding Dutch culture can be difficult and time consuming. Hone your cycling skills and become accustomed to Dutch may seem like a top priority, but there is much more in the Netherlands than language and cycling.
With December approaching, you’ll be completely focused on planning your next Christmas holiday. But before Christmas, there is a very important celebration here in the Netherlands: Sinterklaas.
What is Sinterklaas? How is the Netherlands celebrating it?
On December 5th, families from all over the country are gathering and waiting for the sound of hitting the front door. The kids will try as hard as they can to peep at the iconic Sint on his white horse, or one of his many helpers.
Are you confused? Don’t worry, the Sinterklaas celebration isn’t really complicated! Watch this handy video guide on everything related to this Dutch tradition, and you will soon become an expert on everything in Sint.
from intocht NS pakjesavond -Now you have a basic understanding of everything you need to know to celebrate the traditional Dutch equivalent of Christmas.So grab you pepernoten When strooigoed And get ready to celebrate the big night!
Would you like to celebrate Sinterklaas with your friends and family this year? Let us know in the comments below!
[Video] A guide to expatriates to the Dutch celebration of Sinterklaas
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