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Working in Holland at Eurail.com

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My day began just like any Dutch employee’s average day working in Holland – pedaling my stolen recently purchased from a junkie bicycle from a legally licensed business ferociously in the freezing cold tundra Netherlands, trying as fast as humanly possible to get to the bicycle parking garage in order to score a free spot at the nearest train station. I arrived …

Sinterklaas in Holland: Where is American Black Pete?

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I wish I could say this was a joyous weekend. I wish I could say that the children of the Netherlands were enthralled with happiness. But I can’t. Today was a dark day in Holland, a dark day indeed. For the children were robbed of the experience of an American Pete.   If you are playing catch up in the …

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An Open Sinterklaas Plea to the People of Holland

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Friends, (non)-country men, lend me your tweets. I have but one Sinterklaas wish this holiday season. And that wish is a holiday job. But not just any holiday job. I want a job as one of your Zwarte Pieten (Black Petes). But let me explain. I have written to everyone but mighty Saint Nicolaas himself – the .infos, the .nl’s, …