A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

A sunny autumn in Leiden

During Autumn the beautiful parks which Leiden is renowned for turn into a haze of red and yellow leaves, ripening fruits and nuts, cold breath fogging in the air, and … Continue reading

October 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Autumn in Leiden: Where are the Best Parks in the City?

The leaves are starting to turn orange, and Leiden has been transformed into an autumn-lover’s dream. Is there anything more picturesque than the canals lined by golden trees, accompanied by … Continue reading

October 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Chilling in Northern Europe 1 – Sweden, or Sverige

Unlike many other typical tourists who prefer to head south in their autumn breaks for sunshine and warmth, I am really into the freezingly cold countries up in the north. … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · Leave a comment


Ahh, autumn! Crunchy leaves under foot, grey, moody skies above. The wind has a sharpness to it, and brings a crisp smell that warns that winter is not too far … Continue reading

October 15, 2012 · 2 Comments

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