A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

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 Museum Day in Amsterdam

Within a week, the Netherlands has jumped drastically from a pretty-cold autumn into fully-fledged winter. Now that term is ending as well, reward yourself for finishing all those term papers … Continue reading

December 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Buddha Room

Recently I visited the Rijksmuseum van Oudheden in Leiden and stumbled across one of the best spots in all of Leiden which in my opinion everyone should visit at least … Continue reading

October 10, 2013 · Leave a comment


As much as I like bright lights and big cities, I have to admit that I’ve generally avoided Amsterdam as much as possible since moving to the Netherlands. Why? Well, after … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · 4 Comments

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