Holland vs. Netherlands! A brief history….

By  · On March 23, 2014; Image credits (foto rode tulpen): Edwin van Wijk

Sometimes when talking to people from the Netherlands it can be quite confusing as the words Holland, The Netherlands and Dutch seem to describe the same thing. So why 3 words.
The terms concern the same country but are about different things.
Dutch Design from Holland or the Netherlands. Sit tight for the fast but somewhat complicated story of what is what and how it came to be. Enjoy!