The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Part Seven: In Between M.Sc. and Ph.D.

Today, my dreams fade like an echoing cascade of soft whispers. A ukulele starts playing and then Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’s silky voice begins, “Oohh Oohh Oooh… Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high, and the dreams that you dreamed of, once in a lullabye, ahhh ooohh…”

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July 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Part Six: In Between M.Sc. and Ph.D.

I highly recommend Freshii for tasty healthy meals. Naz and I went on a walk to appreciate the local street art. We didn’t have time to see nearly all of it, mainly because it started to torrential downpour, but I took a few pictures to share.

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July 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Three days three countries: Finale

Bidding goodbye to a savory Liege, we caught the morning train to our next destination, the final leg of our three-country trip: Aachen, Germany. To be very honest, I’m not … Continue reading

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March 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Three days three countries: Part 3

Part 1 Part 2 Weather is down again today, so I can’t help but sit here by the window reminiscing the time in Liege. Oh such was the day. Of … Continue reading

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March 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Three days three countries: Part 2

Following part 1, we’re now ready to hit the road! First stop is Maastricht. We’re basically still in the same territory, so no butterflies here. Nonetheless, this city still exudes … Continue reading

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March 19, 2015 · 3 Comments

Three days three countries (Part 1)

Probably the best thing about living in Europe is the feasibility of crossing borders and country-hopping in the blink of an eye (metaphorically). Leiden is a wonderful city of course, … Continue reading

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March 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

A Visit to the Dinosaur Museum.

So, you find yourselves in Brussels. So, you think you have seen all the sights which are clich├ęd & associated with the city (I am looking at you, Grand place … Continue reading

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January 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

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