The Kingdom of the Netherlands is made up of four countries: the Netherlands, Aruba, Curaçao and St Maarten.
Is UK part of Netherlands?
The Netherlands has an embassy in London, and the United Kingdom has an embassy in The Hague and a consulate in Amsterdam. The UK also has a consulate in Willemstad, Curaçao....Netherlands–United Kingdom relations.NetherlandsUnited KingdomAmbassador Laetitia van den AssumAmbassador Joanna Roper7 more rows
Why is Holland now called the Netherlands?
The word Holland literally meant “wood-land” in Old English and originally referred to people from the northern region of the Netherlands. Over time, Holland, among English speakers, came to apply to the entire country, though it only refers to two provinces—the coastal North and South Holland—in the Netherlands today.
Are the Netherlands close to Sweden?
The distance between Netherlands and Sweden is 964 km.