Discover Benelux, Issue 76, April/May 2020

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Discover Benelux  |  Contents

Contents APRIL/MAY 2020

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BUSINESS

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Pascale Naessens As the best-selling culinary author in Belgium, Pascale Naessens has been credited for launching a real culinary movement over the past decade, helping Belgians ditch their beloved convenience food and fall in love with home cooking once again. We caught up with the former model, who is also an acclaimed ceramic artist, to find out more about her latest English language release, Low Carb Cookbook with 4 Ingredients.

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We take a look at the month ahead in Benelux business, as well as profiling the companies you need to know about.

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Top Museums, Galleries and Cultural Hotspots Calling all culture vultures! France, Belgium and Luxembourg are home to an array of worldclass museums, creative hubs and historical hotspots. This month’s special has plenty to inspire, whether you are an art aficionado, a history buff, or simply craving some cultural satisfaction.

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Ten things you should know about Holland Becoming acquainted with the culture of a country will enable you to get the most out of your time abroad, while giving you the knowledge to blend in and avoid embarrassing faux pas. We present ten things you should know about the Netherlands that will help you integrate and get a grasp on Dutch culture.

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Column, regulars and more

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Introducing Mariska Martina Here at Discover Benelux magazine we love promoting the region’s rising musical talents. This month we meet Mariska Martina, a Londonbased singer-songwriter from Holland, whose soothing vocals and heartfelt lyrics have earned comparisons to the likes of Joni Mitchell.

All Spotlights on Amsterdam As the warmer months approach, we explore the delights of the Dutch capital. With its vibrant cultural scene, hip hangouts and beautiful outdoor spaces, there is plenty to entice you.

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Fashion Picks  |  8 Desirable Designs Out & About  |  74 Columns

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