The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

My first white winter!

Without exaggeration one of the reasons for deciding to study in Europe was to experience the snow. Other reasons being, love for the subject and the ability to travel around … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Water and Guilt free bathing

“Water in abundance, water above, water below and water everywhere”, the very conspicuous fact you realize the moment you start decending down thick gray clouds hovering over Schipol airport. Even … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

Rainbow Leiden

Violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, orange, red and all the shades inbetween, Leiden truly stands up to this magical array. It is as all encompassing and all inclusive. Netherlands is … Continue reading

August 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

In Leiden and around Europe

One of the attractive attributes of the city of Leiden is its location. It is conveniently centered around the bigger cities of Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht. Again the … Continue reading

July 20, 2012 · Leave a comment