The Hague: provincial town or cosmopolitan hub?

‘Nothing ever happens here.’ It’s a common complaint in The Hague, home to the nation’s bureaucrats and seat of the world’s Peace and Justice institutions. Common, but undeserved: ‘S Gravenhage, as it is officially called, offers an impressively full cultural calendar. The issue of what to do in the city isn’t about the quantity on offer, but rather the fact that The Hague celebrates quietly: it prefers to BE...