The Netherlands is a country in North-Western Europe. The local government called the Netherlands for a very long-time Holland.
Are Holland and the Netherlands the same thing?
Yes, Holland and the Netherlands are the same place, but only one name is used today to describe the country.
The provinces, Zuid Holland and Noord Holland are in the Netherlands.
What do you call the people in the Netherlands?
Locals call themselves the Dutch.
It’s called the Dutch language. It’s related to English, German and Flemish.