How Dutch Edam Became a Christmas Tradition in the Philippines

Designed to last on long trade route voyages, Edam spread and became popular from Asia to South America.
Bettina Makalintal
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Arrested For Laundering Money After Literally Laundering Money

“They'll never think to look in the washing machine!!!!"
Mack Lamoureux
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Emails Every Nicole at His University to Find Woman from Bar

It somehow worked.
Mack Lamoureux
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Looks Like Someone Lost a Giant Noah's Ark

The massive floating Bible museum wreaked havoc on a small fishing port in the Netherlands.
Drew Schwartz

To Save the World, We Must Sue the Baby Boomers

Dutch children might be able to sue their parents for bringing them into this godawful world. Where can I sign up?
Drew Brown

Meet the Netherlands' Biggest Pineapple Obsessive

I met up with Prins Ananas, a.k.a. Lex Boon, about his long-running pineapple research project that has culminated with him becoming a pineapple trader himself.
Felicia Alberding

Making Soup with Sex Trafficking Survivors in Amsterdam’s Red Light District

Dignita is an Amsterdam restaurant that runs culinary training programmes to rehabilitate those forced into the Dutch sex industry. “We have a great time here, we already start laughing when we walk in,” says trainee Inès.
Shanna F. Jones
Sea lamprey

The Sea Lamprey Society Gathered to Eat the Most Gruesome Animal in History

The sea lamprey is a blood-sucking sea creature that hasn't changed in 5 millions years. Recently, I sat down with a group of Dutch sea lamprey enthusiasts who decided to celebrate this nightmare critter by making a meal out of it.
Ewout Lowie

How to Make Fancy Cocktails When You're Broke as Hell

We talked to mixologist Tess Posthumus about the best craft cocktails to make at home if you're on a tight budget.
Felicia Alberding

These Are Chefs' Biggest Grievances in the Kitchen

We rarely hear from the people who spend hours a day breaking their backs preparing our meals. What are their pet peeves?
Roëlla Van Gulik

An Iconic Dutch Dam Is Getting Decked Out in Interactive Light Art

A series of temporary and permanent installations by Daan Roosegaarde will light up the Afsluitdijk in the Netherlands.
Kevin Holmes
Rio 2016

Dutch Cyclist Suffers Three Spinal Fractures and Concussion Just Miles Away from Gold

Dutch cyclist Annemiek van Vleuten is set to spend 24 hours in intensive care, and is still conscious.
Liam Daniel Pierce