The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Unleashing My Science Geek at Science Center NEMO

Even though I am a Humanities student, I have always addressed myself as a science geek. It all started when I was in kindergarten. A lot of girls around my … Continue reading

November 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Episode 5-Sudden Visits of Guests in Amsterdam-Part 4

The Van Gogh Museum usually closes at 6.00 pm except for Friday at 10.00 pm. I was due to see my cousin and her son around 5.30 pm on the … Continue reading

September 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Episode 5-Sudden Visits of Guests in Amsterdam Part 3

When we were waiting for the train to Amsterdam central station, I received a message from my cousin. She asked where we were and how long it took from Leiden … Continue reading

September 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Episode 5-Sudden Visits of Guests in Amsterdam -Part 2

My Hungarian friend contacted me around 9.10 pm when he arrived nearly in The Hague. I replied that he could get off the bus in The Hague and Leiden is … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Episode 5-Sudden Visits of Guests in Amsterdam

It was mid-July that a friend of mine contacted me this year. My friend is from Hungary and working in Oxford, the UK now. He messaged me that he wants … Continue reading

September 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Finally a field trip again!

Finally a field trip again! I cannot remember the last time, I had the chance to go on a fieldtrip with my class and hence I was overly exited make … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Visit to the Van Gogh Museum.

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream – Vincent Van Gogh Though I don’t paint much myself Painting is an art which has fascinated me immensely. I … Continue reading

June 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Go Dutch Go Orange – Part Two

You know how some days you just get up and say “Today, I am gonna be productive.” …and then you take a nap? Well, that is like my daily routine … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

King’s day! This is what it feels like.

This was my second King’s day in Holland. I had a great time last year, so much so that I decided to head to Amsterdam in the morning and head … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Happy Record Store Day!

The past Saturday was not only the Easter holiday, but also the Record Store Day 2014. On this day, many bands and artists release limited special editions of their old … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment