Olga Mecking

Olga Mecking is a writer based in the Netherlands.  

Four houses of wood and glass sit on the water.

Are These Dutch Floating Homes a Solution for Rising Seas?

Houseboats have long been a common sight near Amsterdam, but a new community may signal a premise that could work elsewhere, too.

A visitor stands in front of an exhibition at of the House of European History in Brussels

Defining European Identity in a Divided Europe

A new museum, the House of European History, highlights the tensions between national identities and transnational belonging.