Long thread - 10 years in The Netherlands. 

Precisely 10 years ago, 24th of June 2010, I was landing at Schiphol airport in The Netherlands with a friend, in what would be my first time living abroad.
Leaving my girlfriend back in Portugal, with a promise of a better life for us, carrying some small savings on my pocket, a very tiny appartment for both of us, and a job waiting for me, life seemed promising.

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Long thread - 10 years in The Netherlands. 

You can do -everything- via the Internet, and even then things are simple and efficient with clear explanations. Except taxes. They are easy if you are employed and everything is pretty muched done for you, now, if you open your own company and all of that, its a rabbit hole.

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