New York and The Netherlands

Learn about the early history of New York , which was originally called New Amsterdam by the Dutch settlers.

Ever wondered were Peter Stuyvesant and Hoboken came from, view this video very informative. The best website about New York 400 years later is NY400.org. Plenty of links to events, history, blog, arts, lifestyle and travel.

New York

Did you know that Audrey Hepburn, Clint Eastwood and Marlon Brando had a Dutch mother, and Brooklyn is from the Dutch village Breukelen. It’s al there, history of Holland on the Hudson.