Name of country:
Dutch, West Fresian, Papiamento and English.
27% Roman Catholic, 17% Protestant, 6% Muslim, 1% Hindu, 1% Buddhist. 42% of people have no faith.
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International phone code:
UTC +2 hours / 9 hours behind Eastern Standard Summertime in Australia.
The oceans affect the weather conditions of maritime climate which is also known as oceanic climate. Summers are generally warm with changeable periods, but excessively hot weather is rare. Winters can generally signify mild weather or generally they are quite cold with the possibility of some snow. Rainfall is common throughout the year. Almost each day clouds appear in the sky and the winters also experience foggy weather. The average temperature of Netherlands is about 2 degrees Celsius (35 degrees Fahrenheit) in the month of January. In July the average monthly temperature is 19°C. The annual average temperature is approximately 10 degrees Celsius (50 degrees Fahrenheit). People in the Netherlands complain much about the weather.
Netherlands tourist visa is not required for citizens of Australia, USA, Canada, UK for a stay up to 90 days. For more information, click here.
Flight times from Australia:
Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane around 19 hours via a number of stop overs such as Hong Kong, Bangkok, Dubai, Beiing and more.
By law, the service charge for dining at restaurants is included in the price of the meal. If you feel the service was exceptional, you can leave a tip (10%) in addition to the price on the bill. In bars and cafes, it is usual to round up or leave some small change.
Internet and communication:
Most hotels have internet access and it’s always a good connection. In fact the Netherlands has the fastest internet service in Europe (as at the time of writing). Ensure you have adequate USB ports or chargers. Using a phone in a hotel is expensive.