Why are the Dutch so crazy about cycling? We tell you all about it in the first episode of The Low Countries Radio.
What makes the life and work of the early Netherlandish painter Jan van Eyck so special?
The Low Countries Radio is a podcast series, celebrating Flemish and Dutch history and culture, and its impact on the world today. The Low Countries Radio is a collaboration between Republic of Amsterdam Radio and The Low Countries website.
In this series we take you on an epic journey exploring the history of a region in the northwest of Europe known as ‘the lowlands’, which roughly includes today’s Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and bits of northern France. We present you ...
During the German occupation, around 250 people hid in Amsterdam Artis Zoo to escape from Nazi persecution.