THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Hidden Copenhagen: the Local’s Guide- Part 1 (Food)

What’s best about having family that lives abroad? Well- visiting them, of course! But what’s even better is getting all the insider tips, making your trip truly special. In this … Continue reading

May 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Finishing the Second Year- Where Am I Now?

A lot can change in a year, as we all know well. What I didn’t expect is for the whole essence of my program to change so extremely from year … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · 1 Comment

Too Good to Go- Cheap Food and Sustainable Living!

Living sustainably can sometimes be difficult (and often expensive). That’s why it’s so great to find apps like TooGoodToGo that offer a solution to this exact problem! Not everyone has … Continue reading

May 2, 2019 · 2 Comments

May Events in Leiden

Don’t know what to do this month? I’ve got you covered! Check out these awesome events in Leiden and the area which are sure to make your month better. 4.5 … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Lost Something? a Guide to Finding Your Lost Items 

It’s everyone’s nightmare: you go along your day, innocent and happy, and then it hits you like a brick- where is my phone? It could also be your wallet, OV … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Websites You Need to Know (And Probably Don’t)

Interested in the local news? Want to learn more about the culture and the people in the Netherlands? Or perhaps you’re just looking for something nice to do next weekend? … Continue reading

April 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Let’s Go to a Concert!

Are you looking for a cool new band to follow? Or maybe just in the mood for some good live music? Whatever it is you’re looking for, I’ve got you … Continue reading

April 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Bookworm’s Guide to Leiden

Love reading? Well, hopefully, this guide will help you get your reading on! I present to you a few recommendations for all that concerns reading- where to buy your books, … Continue reading

April 10, 2019 · 1 Comment

April Events in Leiden

Don’t know what to do this month? I’ve got you covered! Check out these awesome events in Leiden and the area which are sure to make your month better. 14.4- … Continue reading

April 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

How-To: Biking Through the Tulip Fields

It’s warm outside, the sun is shining, and flowers are blooming all around. You’ve got it- it’s spring! Here in the Netherlands, it means something else, too- tulip season!   … Continue reading

April 9, 2019 · 2 Comments