Posts Tagged ‘Dutch culture’

Apparently I am not the only one flummoxed by the stick-up-your-hand-to-hail-the-bus rule in Drenthe. The bus company, Qbuzz, has embarked on an ad campaign to educate people: The ad says: “Do you want to take the bus? Stick your hand up.” Of course, you have to be IN the bus to SEE the advertisement…. Advertisements


Twentse cultuur

10Dec11

Earlier in the week I went to the campus of Twente University. When I departed, I needed to take the bus from campus to the train station and I waited huddled under a bus stop with half a dozen other people. It was dark and raining and I was relieved when I spotted the bus […]