THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Good weather is finally here!

Unfortunately, Dutch weather is not the greatest. However, the sun is finally out and it is warm enough to go to the beach! Yes, it’s that time of the year … Continue reading

May 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

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

Step back in time at the Teylers Museum in Haarlem

Last Saturday I visited the Teylers Museum in Haarlem, a museum I had heard about both from friends who had already visited it as well as in a museology course … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Keep Cycling!

Today was the day of the bike tour for the 444th anniversary of Leiden University. It was full of sweat, muscle tension, and huge smiles. Cycling through many picturesque terrains … Continue reading

May 11, 2019 · 2 Comments

44.4 Km for The 444th Anniversary

Leiden University is celebrating its 444th anniversary this year. Having a glorious history, Leiden University arranges many events to honour its symbolic year turn.   Among others, there will be … Continue reading

May 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Need funding for a project? Consider the LUF!

Have you ever heard of the Leiden University Fund? And did you know that, as a student of Leiden University you can apply for one of their grants to carry … Continue reading

May 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Easter Trip – Part 4: Erasmus Reunion in Munich

They say that Erasmus is not just a year in your life – but your life in one year. I completed mine in August of 2016, almost 3 years ago. It … Continue reading

May 3, 2019 · 4 Comments

Easter Trip- Part 3: Procida

As Capri and Ischia are attractive options, we chose to go to Procida from Naples, the least touristic one of the three coastal islands.  How to get there? It should … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Easter Trip – Part 2: Naples

Following the first part of this blog series on Part 1: Rome I am continuing my Easter trip insights with Naples. For sure not as touristic as Rome, you feel … Continue reading

April 28, 2019 · 1 Comment

Easter Trip – Part 1: Rome

Being in spring with nice weather, Easter holiday is probably the most perfect time to travel. I was lucky enough to be done with all my exams for the first … Continue reading

April 25, 2019 · Leave a comment