THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Cycling in the Netherlands

If you are going to live in the Netherlands, or even just visiting the Netherlands, you need to know that your main way of transportation will be cycling. Therefore, I … Continue reading

July 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Semester at Leiden; More than Just Bikes

Vitamin D scarcity during the first semester doesn’t stop life in Leiden from unfolding in all its diversity. Read more about Dutch weather and the annual LUCIS Middle Eastern Culture Market here. 🙂

February 27, 2018 · 2 Comments

A few tips for prospective bike owners

Have you just moved to Leiden and are looking for a bicycle? Cycling is definitely the fastest way of getting around in Leiden. A bicycle is even a necessity if, … Continue reading

September 11, 2017 · 3 Comments

Bikes: by no means a necessity

I don’t like bikes. There, I’ve said it. I don’t own one, nor do I want to. My Dutch friends, needless to say, are incredulous. “How can you possibly manage … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 3 Comments