Interesting facts about the Netherlands

Did you know?

  • ‘Dutch’ is official language in the Netherlands
  • The Dutch flag is a horizontal tricolor of red, white, and blue
  • Orange is the national color of the Netherlands
  • The Netherlands has been active in the European Union and uses Euros (€) as its currency
  • The country shares its borders with Germany and Belgium
  • Amsterdam is the capital city of the Netherlands
  • The current population of the Netherlands is estimated at 17 million
  • Twenty percent of the country is located below sea level
  • The right-hand side of the road is used by Dutch drivers
  • Dutch people are the tallest nation in comparison to all the counties around the world