Did you know that the Netherlands is full of nice, sustainable places? From restaurants with delicious local dishes to trendy vintage clothing stores. There is something for everyone in The Hague. Today we share our team's 6 favorite sustainable hotspots.
FOAM is an absolute must-visit if you are looking for a trendy and sustainable dining experience. Located in the stylish Frederikstraat, FOAM is known for its delicious organic and vegetarian dishes. The menu has been carefully composed with an eye for both health and sustainability, using high-quality ingredients.
In this restaurant you can enjoy tasty meals that are not only good for you, but also for the planet. FOAM strives to minimize their carbon footprint by using local and seasonal products. In addition, they are actively engaged in reducing food waste, thereby contributing to a more sustainable food industry.
The trendy and stylish ambiance makes it not only a place to enjoy delicious food, but also a perfect place to socialize with friends and family. Whether you want a healthy brunch, a colorful salad or a nutritious smoothie, they have something for everyone. Be surprised by the delicious flavors and enjoy a sustainable dining experience at FOAM in The Hague.
2. ReShare Store
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If you are looking for a sustainable shopping experience in The Hague, then you should try the ReShare Store not missing. This unique second-hand clothing store is an initiative of the Salvation Army and has a strong focus on the concept of 'sharing again'. They believe that your surplus clothing deserves a second life so that someone else can enjoy it again.
The ReShare store is more than just a store; it is a place where you can consciously contribute to a more sustainable fashion industry. By choosing second-hand clothing, you reduce the demand for new production, which results in a reduced environmental impact and waste production.
You will find a varied selection of clothing, accessories and shoes in this store, all carefully selected and of good quality. Whether you're looking for vintage gems, trendy items or timeless classics, the ReShare Store offers something for everyone.
A visit to Lekkernassûh is a must for lovers of fresh and sustainable vegetables in The Hague. You can go to this special hotspot for fresh vegetables from the region, which are grown without the use of poisons and artificial fertilizers. In addition, they are known for their commitment to reducing packaging waste.
Every Wednesday they offer the opportunity to pick up a fresh package. In such a package you will find at least 7 different types of vegetables, all fresh, healthy and delicious. These packs are not only convenient, but also a great way to put varied and nutritious meals on the table.
By choosing vegetables from local farmers, they reduce the CO2 emissions associated with transport. In addition, they stimulate biodiversity and support local farmers. In addition, you can bring your own packaging and thus reduce the amount of waste.
Visit their location and discover the variety of quality vegetables the region has to offer, while contributing to a healthier planet.
At Regina nature is central. For more than 70 years this belief has formed the basis for their beautiful craft. With a deep love for nature, Regina translates your wishes and emotions in the field of flowers, greenery andinterior styling.
In the store you are immersed in an enchanting world of color, scent and design. Here you will find beautiful flowers, plants and decorative items that have been selected with care. Whether you are looking for a bouquet for a special occasion, atmospheric interior design or advice about green elements in your living space, Regina offers inspiration and craftsmanship.
They strive to minimize their carbon footprint by using environmentally friendly materials and techniques. In addition, they work with local growers and suppliers to reduce the impact on the environment.
Maoz is the place for lovers of tasty and sustainable plant-based dishes. This special snack bar proves that fast food can also be healthy and environmentally friendly.
You enjoy delicious vegetarian and vegan snacks. From tasty vegan shoarma and crispy falafels to delicious pita sandwiches, they have something for everyone. The menu is not only focused on creating tasty dishes, but also on using sustainable ingredients.
They do not use plastic packaging, but use biodegradable materials. Maoz is all about providing delicious comfort food without animal suffering.
6. De Paleistuin
De Paleistuin is a beautiful green oasis in the center of The Hague, near the Noordeinde Palace. This historic garden is not only a feast for the eyes, but also a sustainable hotspot where youcan enjoy nature.
The garden has a rich history and was designed in the 17th century as a formal French garden. Today it is a mix of formal and informal elements, with attractive lawns, flower beds and a pond. It is the perfect place to take a walk, picnic or just relax amidst beautiful flowers and greenery.
It provides a natural habitat for various plant and animal species. It is a haven for birds, butterflies and other insects, promoting biodiversity in the area. In addition, sustainability is taken into account in the management of the garden, using natural methods to promote plant health and minimize the use of chemical pesticides.
Visit these hotspots and contribute to a more sustainable and greener future.
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