Celebrating Connections

Ben Coates

October 19, 2018 Season 1 Episode 3
Celebrating Connections
Ben Coates
Chapters
Celebrating Connections
Ben Coates
Oct 19, 2018 Season 1 Episode 3
British Embassy The Netherlands
Interview
Show Notes

Writer of the books 'Why The Dutch Are Different' and 'The Rhine: Following Europe’s Greatest River from Amsterdam to the Alps' Ben Coates, tells Nick about how he ended up in the Netherlands in the first place. Now with a wife and a young baby, he has settled fully into the Netherlands. Ben takes us back to the process writing a book that gives a honest look at what makes the Dutch so typical. Through historical and geographical descriptions, this Brit gives shape to the identity of the Dutch.