Last weekend was the annual Holland Festival in Melbourne. It was a chance to see some traditional dancing and eat croquettes!
The food was exactly as I expected, although I personally did not try the stamppott!
The poffertjes were also very good (and popular!). One thing I had not seen before was this t-shirt with got drop? on it. I am unsure how many Australians would have any idea what this means. Maybe only a t-shirt you wear to the Holland festival?
Two other things I spotted was a Dutch Monopoly board with Dorpstraat on it (a street with special family significance to me).
And the state costume of Gelderland, my family’s home province!
And finally… I got myself a new favourite T-shirt: