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Grenspark Kalmhoutse Heide is a nature reserve that crosses the Dutch and Belgian borders. It has many trails suitable for hiking, biking, or horseback riding. For more tips, check out VisitBrabant!


Ton van Tilburg works at the Grensinfopunt Eindhoven (located at Holland Expat Center South). Ask him questions about (international) social insurance legislation (especially the Belgian and Dutch social insurance legislation), main rules of taxation, employment law, and employment conditions!

Susana González is the Webmaster for the International Women's Club Eindhoven, a social club where you can share interests and hobbies by joining in or organizing varied activities. These are perfect opportunities to spend time together and build exciting memories. It’s an eye-opening experience, where you discover other cultures, different points of view, and how different and yet how similar we all are.

Eindhoven is looking for a Mayor
Eindhoven is interested in what you consider important for its new mayor! Which competencies or qualities should the new mayor have? Take this short two-question survey to share your thoughts. 

Booster vaccination
Everyone aged 18 and over whose last vaccination or coronavirus infection was at least 3 months ago can now register for a booster shot. The booster refreshes your immune response and helps to keep you optimally protected against the coronavirus.
A hybrid tech teacher is a technical or IT professional committed to education in the region one day a week. At ROC Ter AA in Helmond, hybrid teachers help supervise graduates. With their technical and project-based expertise from the business world, they help students make machines. Together with the students, they conceptualize, plan, and build the final product. Read more
Vaccine rules in other countries threaten Dutch winter travel plans
Thousands of Dutch residents face having to cancel their winter travel plans because they no longer qualify as fully vaccinated under new rules that apply from February 1.

InspiringFifty awards 50 female role models in 'deep tech'
In the latest edition of the InspiringFifty, Deep Tech Benelux+, 50 female role models in deep tech have been awarded. 

Politicians agree with buyout ban: investors sidelined
Buying up cheaper houses in order to rent them out is being curbed in Eindhoven. The city council approved a so-called buy-out protection, which keeps investors out.

Visit Creative Town between 4-6 February from 10:30-17:00, and find fabulous products for Valentine's Day and join in on workshops! Join event

Expat Spouses Initiative is hosting an ONLINE community Meetup get-to-know session to connect with people who have recently reached out to us. Join event

A chef from Buurtkeuken will tell you about their drive to make an impact by cooking affordable food and bringing people together with their delicious meals. Join event

High Tech Campus Eindhoven is full of wildlife hidden in plain sight. Go on a discovery tour during your lunch break to see for yourself! Join event

How does our brain perceive music? Why can we suddenly get so emotional from it? Hear some scientific views on the history of emotions in music. Join event

At the election market you can get information about the voting pass, the voting indicator and can find out the election programs of the political parties. Join event
What can expats do to make adjusting to a new language and culture easier? Read the inspiring story of how one recent arrival managed to find work and community in Eindhoven and her tips for others who want to accomplish the same. Read more
Let's have a look at well-known, traditional Dutch dishes. This winter, there's plenty of warm, filling, and lekker Dutch food ranging from sweet to savory, to sink your tooth into. Also, here is an interesting take on how culture plays an essential role in shaping Dutch cuisine and its preferences. Read more

Have you got a story, community, company, or upcoming event that you would like to share with Brabant's international community? Please contact us!

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