About Taiwanholland.com

Hi everyone,

This is a history and travel website about Taiwan and Holland. It tells the stories of how both countries are connected by its shared history in 17th century Dutch-Formosa and also their relation in modern days.

I combine stories from the past with travel information and interesting facts and places to visit.

Have fun reading!

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History: Dutch Formosa.

From 1624 until 1664 the Dutch had settlements on Taiwan. back then called Formosa. Join me as we dive deeper in the history of Dutch Formosa.

Historic sightseeing and other stories

Besides the story of Dutch Formosa there is many more historical sightseeing you can do . From Qing dynasty mansions to Japanese colonial buildings in Taiwan or Dutch windmills and historic cities in the Netherlands. You can read those stories here!

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