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The Differences Between THE NETHERLANDS and CANADA

September 12, 2019

100 Comments

  • Reply Kryenhoff April 19, 2019 at 11:20 pm

    A lot of "facts" you put there are not true about the netherlands

  • Reply Julia Terpstra April 20, 2019 at 1:20 pm

    Your info isnt rigt look Ti up better

  • Reply AllAboutNightcore April 20, 2019 at 1:53 pm

    Did you know that Vancouver was actually named after a small town in Drenthe, the Netherlands? (It's actually where I live haha) The people who discovered (I believe) Vancouver, came from the family Van Coevorden that lived in the small town Coevorden. In the centre of Vancouver is a small castle which is actually a 1:3 replica of our castle here in Coevorden.

  • Reply Lucas NL April 20, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    LOVE YOU CANADA (from the Netherlands) 🧡🇳🇱🤝🏻🇨🇦❤

  • Reply Willem Paternotte April 20, 2019 at 5:45 pm

    Best dutchfood = Frikandellenbroodje

  • Reply Jesse Alferink April 20, 2019 at 7:29 pm

    I am Dutch and i chose sinterklaas before Kerstmis(christmas)

  • Reply larson beemster April 20, 2019 at 7:43 pm

    G E K O L O N I S E E R D

  • Reply mennekekinker 356 April 20, 2019 at 8:03 pm

    Some people think "sinterklaas" is racism because white boss has werkers that are black, so we are slowly changing to christmas as own holiday too

  • Reply TieGay April 20, 2019 at 8:43 pm

    Litteraly everything is different, it's a different country what do you expect.

  • Reply Lynda Rigney April 20, 2019 at 9:05 pm

    I was in Edam last summer. The cheese is wonderful. I was told by one of employees in the shop there, that the Edam cheese we receive in Canada and other countries is actually not from Edam, but from a factory in northern Netherlands and they call it Edam cheese. It also has a big difference in taste, I was told as well. Great video, thanks!

  • Reply Tom Niemeijer April 20, 2019 at 9:51 pm

    7:00
    The right one is the actual prime-minister of the netherlands

  • Reply I'm fucking retarded, but April 20, 2019 at 11:01 pm

    The Dutch name for the Netherlands is Nederland, and that basically mean low land neder=land

  • Reply Laurens Brand April 21, 2019 at 2:25 am

    the sooth story was told to me when i was a kid (im 30 now), and I guess it's still told today. The older story behind Sinterklaas, was of Saint Nicolas who saved slaves, freed from their shackles they choose to help the man who saved them. He's actually an historical character who did something unheard of back in the day.

  • Reply Xivers April 21, 2019 at 4:04 am

    Frysian is just talking with a stroke 😉 casual dutch joke

  • Reply Emiel Overduin April 21, 2019 at 6:33 am

    5:55 it's 42.503 km2 right now, we just keep growing

  • Reply Nick Kuiper April 21, 2019 at 1:09 pm

    Sinterklaas (St. Nicolaas) is more a childrens holiday upon age of 8. But its widely celibrated in the whole country. Christmas is more a family and friends time, having a huge diner party or something like. And people should stop yelling the standard racist thing. Even if it is racist, it positive racism. The children are more then happy to see "blackface" bringing them all the gifts year and year again. The first time i get a (pleasant) gifts of a real black person has still to come!

  • Reply Ryan Jay Brouwer April 21, 2019 at 2:45 pm

    Part 2

  • Reply drymeatball April 21, 2019 at 7:32 pm

    I am dutch but i hate Chees but stroopwafels is good shit

  • Reply BeingJohnMalkowitz April 21, 2019 at 8:02 pm

    Canada can contain much more shovels then The Netherlands.
    If Canada and The Netherlands start burning at the same time , The Netherlands will be burned out earlier .
    Canada is situated on higher ground , The Netherlands is low . Yet the Dutch have found a way to stay high , Canadians still have to find a way to get down .

  • Reply Birgit Rusbach April 21, 2019 at 9:36 pm

    11:16 – 11:26
    As a Dutch person I have literally never eaten any of the foods you just listed 😂

  • Reply Birgit Rusbach April 21, 2019 at 9:39 pm

    Actually Sinterklaas arrives somewhere in November and he leaves on December 5th or 6th. The 5th of december is "pakjesavond" or "present evening" in English. Christmas is a whole different thing.

    I think overall Sinterklaas is more popular among families with small children, and the older the family gets the more popular Christmas becomes.

    In my family we always elaborately decorate for Christmas and have Christmas music playlists on all day, but we only get presents with Sinterklaas.

  • Reply Dank Bonk ripper 65 April 22, 2019 at 12:29 am

    We’re slightly less cucked

    Kind regards,

    A Dutchman

  • Reply Sally Ibrahim April 22, 2019 at 10:08 am

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  • Reply Gent Belgium April 22, 2019 at 10:18 am

    Liberally-Democratic politics make they 2 countries very similarly.

  • Reply Johan NL April 22, 2019 at 10:20 am

    You started the video so so wrong by naming the Netherlands also as Holland. Holland is just a small part of the Netherlands and in no way the whole of it. Most of the Netherlands doesnt even want to be associated with Holland.

  • Reply Johan NL April 22, 2019 at 10:38 am

    What christmas did you see in the Netherlands? All that types of food i have never seen lol. Turkey? Nahh. Salmon and sea food? Nahhh. Gourmetten! That is what people do haha (kinda basic but delicious, just putting meat on some type of heater).

  • Reply DDanoniem April 22, 2019 at 10:45 am

    santaclaus and Sinterklaas are different from each other. The most children in The Netherlands do believe in sinterklaas but not really the santaclaus we have chrismas to but it isnt that big.

  • Reply Gaudel Saint Hilaire April 22, 2019 at 11:19 am

    One has free healthcare and one had spice trade as free real estate

  • Reply Fofolientje Wattpad April 22, 2019 at 4:28 pm

    Fuck the royal family in The Netherlands! We have to pay tax for everything and it mostly goes to them. They don’t even do anything but nothing..

  • Reply Live Vine April 22, 2019 at 9:03 pm

    Also you should not forget Groningen, which also uses Low saxon, a type of german! Zeeland has a lot of Flemish influence, so French may be used there too and in Limburg they also speak Greman! English is indeed everywhere but it is very hit and miss, some people live around english products, adverts, music and signs but may not know any English.

  • Reply sebastiaan 2003 April 22, 2019 at 9:25 pm

    Santa Claus is Made out of sinterklaas en father christmas when the dutch came to the united states they kept there traditions and mixed them with the english

  • Reply randar1969 April 22, 2019 at 10:12 pm

    Sinterklaas is more there for children then for adults… As far as being racist i never experienced it as such zwarte piet does translate to black pete but the 2 have not a common ground at all. As far as for kids those black painted people throw candy around so they all love them and couldn't care less if they are black white or purple or whatever skincolor. That being said it's still is a bit racist because it's so old and over an hundred years ago racism was just the norm. Then again it's giving kids presents and candy and a long tradition… Should they adjust? well that depends on who you are asking some strong opinions for example some people say it's a black painted dude giving candy to kids and making them happy if anything children will think black people are cool. other people say red lips golden earrings is reminding everyone what slavery is about and is pure racism…

  • Reply Me Nice April 22, 2019 at 11:34 pm

    One thing i know we have in common is we have both legalized weed

  • Reply Creatively Kim April 23, 2019 at 6:35 am

    In stroopwafel you pronounce the oo as a o

  • Reply Creatively Kim April 23, 2019 at 6:37 am

    You know, you can search pronunciations on google translate 🙂

  • Reply Silverripples April 23, 2019 at 6:48 am

    Most dutch people detest the promotional name Holland, it is not the countries name. The Netherlands is the correct name.

  • Reply Tess Blom April 23, 2019 at 7:12 am

    I don't know if it is common in other countries, but here in the Netherlands we have Christmas the 25th and the 26th of December.. So two days

  • Reply B Camacho April 23, 2019 at 8:16 am

    Canadian living in Amsterdam 😋

  • Reply xtgblox April 23, 2019 at 11:05 am

    im from the Netherlands and the king doesn't have any powers he is also symbolic we have a

    second room they set the laws and the first room check the laws that the

    second room set the king doesn't set the laws

  • Reply Meme Machine April 23, 2019 at 11:50 am

    There are MANY more things different from canada here in the netherlands, for example: it almost never snows, and if it does its probably 1 cm or so

    Ps. Shut the fuck up about being from the netherlands. Got it? Thank you for cooperating

  • Reply Sjoerd April 23, 2019 at 1:32 pm

    Point 1 NO hOLLAND are 2 provinces, futher all stopt video because of incorrectness

  • Reply Zalidia April 23, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    Canada, you're amazing!

    -The Netherlands

  • Reply Esmee Hulskamp April 23, 2019 at 2:27 pm

    Did you literally just do a google search on the netherlands and make a video about it?

  • Reply Ghost Nuke April 23, 2019 at 2:46 pm

    Hahaha them subs when u pronounce things in dutch

  • Reply AfgHashmat April 23, 2019 at 3:18 pm

    l like Nederland

  • Reply SUCC mijnbolle April 23, 2019 at 3:18 pm

    1:08 that’s a lie
    Holland is the area of north and south holland (2 provinces)
    While the Netherlands is the entire country
    It’s kinda calling the entire US the west coast

  • Reply weirdo with a voice April 23, 2019 at 4:13 pm

    Holland is only a name for 2 of the 12 provinces: zuid-holland and noord-holland

  • Reply weirdo with a voice April 23, 2019 at 4:25 pm

    Sinterklaas is on the 5th and you open up the same night. It has nothing to do with christmas

  • Reply Larsyboy 058 April 23, 2019 at 8:53 pm

    Did you know that santa claus original comes from sinterklaas

  • Reply Arjun HAX April 23, 2019 at 9:59 pm

    But you can hardly compare these countries

  • Reply Muhammedcan 075 April 23, 2019 at 9:59 pm

    Nederland laat je horen!

  • Reply gekkegamers 19 April 23, 2019 at 10:33 pm

    Hi om Dutch and sinterklaas and Kerstmis are to difrent Things love you do much

  • Reply Little Blossom April 24, 2019 at 12:24 am

    Religion is a weird thing to talk about for the dutch people on paper you could be christian but in real life you may have never stepped foot in a church

  • Reply ruthless 88 April 24, 2019 at 12:59 am

    **Gouda**.I dont know how to explain how you pronounce the g.
    But the ou you say it like 'ow' from wow.

  • Reply Ayoub El April 24, 2019 at 3:26 am

    I born in the netherlands and Sinterklaas is racist.

  • Reply Bawz April 24, 2019 at 8:07 am

    Nice video

  • Reply Prin Ren TS April 24, 2019 at 8:07 am

    Santa was based on Sinterklaas = Nicolas from Myra > Saint Nicolas > Santa Claus. He was a Turkish Bishop who cared for children and gave them presents and such.
    It's an old European story that got "Americanised" which caused the original story to be unknown among a lot of people.

    Santa is real, or at least was. He didn't fly in a reindeer pulled sled, however.

  • Reply Duuk0305 April 24, 2019 at 9:22 am

    Kerstman is Santa Claus translated to Dutch.

  • Reply Green screen Attack helicopter April 24, 2019 at 10:15 am

    I live in Netherlands but I always wanted to live in canada + I’m the other European I’m from poland

  • Reply Jolijn Mous April 24, 2019 at 1:32 pm

    your pronounces are shit lmao, and a lot of things are wrong.

  • Reply Robert van Hoek April 24, 2019 at 3:14 pm

    Im from the Netherlands and i never actually got gifts from santa claus(kerstman) i only get gifts from sinterklaas

  • Reply LOKO KROKoO April 24, 2019 at 8:01 pm

    11:54 nope we open our gifts on the fifth too so youre wrong

  • Reply TimjongUn _ April 24, 2019 at 8:05 pm

    9:46 hahahhaha

  • Reply Kars Ideler April 24, 2019 at 8:37 pm

    We choose sinterklaas above Santa Claus.
    P.S. Santa Claus is based on sinterklaas

  • Reply laurens van der vis April 24, 2019 at 9:50 pm

    I am frisian

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:30 pm

    Holland is not a country but a province, actually two, already first mistake

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:33 pm

    Second mistake, we have two languages, dutch and fries, error again

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:37 pm

    Pqpiamento is only spoken in the antilles, which is not the betherlqnds, its a colony, but doesnt mean its the netherlands, error again, fries however is a region language, nonetheless its a language in the netherlands

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:39 pm

    Where do you get all these numbers, as most of the immigrants become dutch as well after some certain tim period, so they arent accurate, i think its becoming 50% immigrants and 50% actually dutch maybe

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:41 pm

    So u jnclude chinese in canada, but you forgot to put all other asian races in the netherlands? Pretty weird…lol we have a lot of vietnamese people too, they even have their own cumminty like chinese people, suriname, turkish, marrocan, african…even iran…nice research ..lol

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:43 pm

    A lot more diversity lol, ur talking trash, ur starting to sound like americans…

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:44 pm

    We also have cathloics a d reformed christian and buddhism, hindusm…..lol

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:45 pm

    Of course u dont have caribeans, its taken by someone else, jsus more bullshit are coming out, canada has colonies as well

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:49 pm

    Wrong, king alexander doesnt have total control over the government, he has to agree in the terms as long as it doesnt involve the citizen 8n a negative way, but for mist of the times, he has to say yes, even when he doesnt want to…the government is the actual ruler, instewd of teh king

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:55 pm

    Deep fried icecream? Never heard that before…..

  • Reply Brandon Le April 24, 2019 at 11:58 pm

    Santaklaus is for christmas, sinterklaus is nit for christmas u dumb fuck, santa klaus is a made up story of americans for marketing purposes, sinterklaas is about a myth that ages centures ago….

  • Reply Brandon Le April 25, 2019 at 12:01 am

    Actually the black petes has to do something with the slaves from africa…so yeah its a but rascist

  • Reply Caspar Lemmens April 25, 2019 at 1:03 pm

    Sinterklaas arives earlyer, somewhere in november. 5th of december is what we call "pakjesavond" (meaning presentevening), then we open the presents. Christmas is a separate holiday and has nothing to do with Sinterklaas. Also the black face is not really accepted anymore, the one half wants it to stay, the other half thinks it is racist. Its a big discussion!

  • Reply Bo Van Der Steen April 25, 2019 at 1:21 pm

    In america santa claus was first called 'Kris Kringle', but when dutch settlers came with their traditions of 'Sinterklaas' or 'Saint Nicholas', the 'Kris Kringle' turned into 'Santa Claus'

  • Reply Lotte Anna Sap April 27, 2019 at 2:31 pm

    We dont eet Turks in duth

  • Reply ZoeyZoLeyena May 4, 2019 at 3:06 pm

    Gouda is Tourism Cheese. Beemster, a lot better. North-Holland Cheese is awesome!

  • Reply Gerben T van de Veen May 4, 2019 at 9:35 pm

    My grandfather was beerhonting in Canada in 57,58.
    And left his familie at home in the Netherlands.

  • Reply Gerben T van de Veen May 4, 2019 at 9:42 pm

    Ben je wel eens in Nederland geweest?

  • Reply Gerben T van de Veen May 4, 2019 at 9:50 pm

    Ik,kan je wel kaas uit Nederland opsturen?
    Goudse kaas of old Amsterdam kaas?

  • Reply Gerben T van de Veen May 4, 2019 at 9:55 pm

    Wij vieren Sinterklaas met cadeautjes, en kerstdag is het bij elkaar zijn.

  • Reply mat doggy May 5, 2019 at 6:59 pm

    Which 32.32% Canadian do you mean 1st nation?And the biggest difference between our countries: we live in our country.I have nothing against Canada or Canadians, but if you already list the inhabitants and origin of these inhabitants and then forget the original inhabitants. !!! shame on you.

  • Reply Dante Piekart May 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

    Turn up the volume, and btw this is the most inaccurate video I have ever seen, idk how it is for Canada but what you said about Holland is very wrong

  • Reply Metal Videos May 14, 2019 at 10:25 pm

    canada got a SJW feminist president. doesnt care for the people only for immigrants. looks really much like the netherlands indeed.

  • Reply Joeri Prinsenberg May 24, 2019 at 10:35 pm

    Not all very well checked facts and photos

  • Reply Rob Voncken May 25, 2019 at 9:47 pm

    Turky wild boar WHAT back to the drawing board m8 not eaten those ever. We also dont really do kerstman

  • Reply Femkeee May 26, 2019 at 6:04 am

    The Netherlands is the country with the most different cultures a square meter in the world! Isn't that awesome!!!

  • Reply De Bacon Mannen June 3, 2019 at 8:05 pm

    Ik from the Netherlands when you here TRY HAGELSLAG! (Iets t
    So sweet

  • Reply tick tock tamash June 6, 2019 at 8:56 pm

    Love you Canada from India

  • Reply Ronald de Rooij June 19, 2019 at 10:08 am

    The King has no political power in the Netherlands. You need to correct that. He is only formally part of government because he signs the laws. He is not commander in chief of the armed forces anymore (as you say), but the military still swear allegiance to the King and the laws.

  • Reply RAJAT Sharma June 19, 2019 at 7:47 pm

    White color is background suddenly makes the screen too bright out of context of rest of the videos, Kind of making it uncomfortable for eyes.

  • Reply Burning Diamond July 23, 2019 at 8:37 pm

    There’s a big difference between our “Christmases”

    The Dutch one is racist

    The Canadian one isn’t racist

  • Reply あらんあらん August 17, 2019 at 5:16 am

    This is absolutely for me cuz I'm now thinkig about if I should go to Netherelands instead of Canad for studying abroad

  • Reply FC George August 23, 2019 at 12:22 pm

    Wie vindt t ook zo grappig hoe andere landen over ons land denken?😂

  • Reply CaptainAta September 2, 2019 at 4:29 pm

    I expected like 50% Indian from Canada. Literally, there are 3 white people on my bus.

  • Reply CaptainAta September 2, 2019 at 4:38 pm

    Lol, it's like belsnickle and Zwarte Piet.

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