We kennen natuurlijk allemaal de dancefeesten van Sensation White en Sensation Black in de Amsterdam Arena. Sensation Orange zal dit jaar niet in de Amsterdam Arena worden gehouden, maar op een nog nader bekend te maken locatie in de provincie Noord-Holland. Op diverse blogs en fora wordt geuggereerd dat ID&T niet betrokken is bij de organisatie, maar de naam hebben ze w...Lees meer
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27 jan. 2015 12:27:31
When it comes to special holidays in the Netherlands, Kingsday is one of the most prominent. Known as Koningsdag in Dutch, it is celebrated on 27th April, unless this falls on a Sunday then celebrated the day before. It currently marks the birth of King Willem-Alexander. Read all about Kingsday in the Netherlands.
Traditions during Kingsday in the Netherlands
Kingsday is described as the biggest fes...
29 jan. 2015 12:43:27
When it comes to celebrating Kingsday on 27th April one of the biggest traditions is to wear orange. But why is orange so strongly associated with Kingsday and with the Netherlands in general? After all, the national flag is red, white and blue. In its most basic form, the answer is simple; orange is the colour of the Dutch royal family, whose ancestors were part of the House of Orange.
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30 jan. 2015 16:25:30
In this F.A.Q. (Frequently Asked Questions) why try to answer the most common question related to Kingsday. If you are planning a visit to the Netherlands during KIngsday you will find your answers here.
FAQ 1: When is Kingsday?
The holiday takes place on the 27th April, unless this date happens to fall on a Sunday, in which case the holiday is celebrated on the 26th April
FAQ 2: What is the origin o...Lees meer
3 feb. 2015 16:17:56
When it comes to donning the orange and celebrating Kingsday, Amsterdam is always at the heart of the festival. From the flea markets to the canal boat parade, there are a host of activities taking place each year and new events being added all the time. Read all about the "Kingsday Festival in Amsterdam"
As the date comes closer, the exact details of what is happening when will be announced and ti...Lees meer
18 dec. 2014 18:16:19
The orange crazy days, or "oranjegekte" in Dutch, returns to Netherlands every year on April 27th, when millions of revelers wearing head-to-toe orange will hit the streets across the nation to celebrate Kingsday (King's day).
Kingsday in the Netherlands
The Dutch royal occasion has been celebrated for over 100 years and formally known as the Queen's birthday it is now the annual official celebratio...
18 dec. 2014 19:00:25
Kingsday in Amsterdam. While people all over the Netherlands celebrate Kingsday, Amsterdam is certainly home to the biggest parties on April 27th. With millions of visitors traveling to the Dutch capital to take part, the city turns into a boundless sea of orange festival.
What should a visitor expect to see on Kingsday in Amsterdam?
Have a look at these Kingsday traditions in Amsterdam to find out...
31 jan. 2015 14:21:47
When it comes to celebrating the Kingsday holiday, one of the top places to visit across the Netherlands is Amsterdam. The Amsterdam city has been at the heart of the holiday for many years and continues to be one of the most popular tourist spots for 2015.
What is Kingsday?
Kingsday started out as Princess’s Day back in 1885 when a prominent newspaper editor suggested a celebration of the birth of ...