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10 Ridiculous Dutch Town Names | Planet Netherlands

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Category: Blog, News

10 Ridiculous Dutch Town Names | Planet Netherlands
My ‘Daily Show’ for the EU is called ‘United States of Europe.’ And one recurring segment is called ‘Planet Netherlands.’ After ‘Top 10 Ridiculous Dutch Food Names’ and ‘3 Ways Dutch Meetings Are Different’ comes my Top 10 list of Dutch place names that don’t translate well to English. Including the Town of Lies.
Along the way, we delve into some Dutch road signs (a detour labeled ‘FU.’) And Dutch driving schools where you can learn to drive the White Way. WATCH: