The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

The “Bloemencorso”: A Dutch Flower Parade

ZcCFjL] Suddenly you are in the last few weeks of your time in Holland – and you are trying to find a balance between writing your thesis and enjoying the … Continue reading

April 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Winter in Holland: Skiing, Sledding, Ice-skating

Nothing is impossible in The Netherlands; and the fact that there are neither hills nor mountains and the oceanic winter climate rarely passes below zero are absolutely no excuse not … Continue reading

December 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cross cultural exchange: Academic beer tasting with Americans

Having grown up in Bavaria, Germany which is known as the area with the highest density of breweries worldwide and the origin of the German purity law; being the proud … Continue reading

June 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kom in de Kas – A dutch day in “Greenhouse City”

If you are flying over The Hague or looking from a high building towards the west; if you are driving, cycling or taking the train in one of the suburbs … Continue reading

April 17, 2015 · Leave a comment