THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Sint Maarten: the Dutch Halloween like tradition

The Dutch have their own tradition that is very similar to Halloween

October 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

The beginning of a new tradition?

In Brazil we donĀ“t really celebrate Halloween- with the exception of some kids that go trick or treating only to be frustrated by the candy offer and some random Halloween … Continue reading

November 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Once, Twice, Three times a skeleton…

Like Anna, I really love Halloween as a celebration of all things autumnal (pumpkins, candles on dark nights) and for its more creepy side as a time of year when … Continue reading

November 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Autumn

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