Category Archives: Visa & Immigration

Two month status report!

So I’ve been here officially for two months now – I can’t believe it! Time is sure flying by. By now we’re all settled into our apartment (I’ll post some pictures of it soon, we still have a few things … Continue reading

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One month status report!

Well, today marks one month since my arrival on Dutch soil! A lot of things have happened since then, but I have to report that it has been amazing so far. As of a couple days ago, I am fully … Continue reading

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Good news!

So Thursday was a loooooong day of moving stuff around – but, two truckloads later, everything is in the new apartment (stuffed into one of the bedrooms for now). I don’t even want to think about unpacking yet. We officially … Continue reading

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Adventures in The Hague – Part III: Around Town

This is the last installment if my ‘The Hague’ pictures! It was a pretty cool place. I would say “Oh I wish I could go back there again sometime” but I actually do have to go back to get a … Continue reading

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IND

Well we went to the IND today to deal with immigration stuff. It was pretty quick and painless, I had everything I needed. It could take up to 4 more weeks for me to get a social security number though…which … Continue reading

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Bureaucracy!

Well that’s fun. Just got back from the Venlo Gemeentehuis and it seems that, yet again, I am in need of something that no one told me I needed before I left. Apparently they would like me to acquire a … Continue reading

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First Post!

So this is my first post as Canuck Going Dutch! I have not actually “Gone Dutch” yet, I’m still in Toronto. I move to the Netherworld on Sunday! At the moment I’m in the midst of figuring out what to … Continue reading

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