Hudson sailed to Nova Scotia, and then sailed south.
Dutch merchants settled along the Hudson River in order to tap into the beaver trade.
The Dutch Republic Founded the Company to trade and colonize the New World. It's the Dutch West India Company that created New Netherland.
Minuit purchased Manhattan Island from the Manhates Indians. The Hudson River corridor between Albany and Manhattan became the heart of New Netherland colony and exchanged furs for European tools and weapons.
Few Dutch colonists have settled, so the Company would give vast lands to anyone who brought 50 settlers or more, had extraordinary governing powers
Stuyvesant angered many colonists when he tried to regulate liquor sales, punished those who were not members of the Dutch Reformed church.
English arrived to claim New Netherland, Governor Stuyvesant attemped to get locals to resist, no-one did, New Netherland becomes New York.