THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Good weather is finally here!

Unfortunately, Dutch weather is not the greatest. However, the sun is finally out and it is warm enough to go to the beach! Yes, it’s that time of the year … Continue reading

May 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Teylingen, the ruins of a medieval castle a stone’s throw away from Leiden

The weekend before last I visited the ruins of the medieval castle of Teylingen. The weather was amazing, as spring is finally here. The day was sunny and actually a … Continue reading

April 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

A bit of summer in winter

Just when I thought this winter was never going to end, it couldn’t get any colder and I had lost my third pair of gloves (I’m not even kidding…unfortunately), February … Continue reading

February 26, 2019 · 6 Comments

Finally, spring has sprung?

  Ignoring the false starts, it’s now officially Spring and that means it’s time to enjoy the green sights of Leiden and The Hague. Coinciding neatly with essay and exam … Continue reading

March 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Spring Room Contest

Heads up to all of Leiden University‘s interior designers, DIY decorators, Pinteresters and Instagrammers: This Spring, we are looking for the prettiest, finest, chicest, most peculiar rooms! Do some spring cleaning, … Continue reading

March 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

Things to do when your grandma visits you in The Hague!

Hi there, After very busy weeks of final exams and several visits from my family, I am back! My grandma visited me with a friend of hers recently, and I … Continue reading

June 9, 2015 · 3 Comments

It’s That Time of the Year Again!

Spring comes to Holland overnight. One day you’ll be passing by Lange Voorhout and it will look the same as always. The next day you’ll be walking to class and … Continue reading

April 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Spring in The Hague

Exactly one year ago, I came to see The Hague for the first time, I visited my future apartment, drifted through the beautiful city center and just enjoyed the international … Continue reading

March 23, 2014 · 4 Comments

Getting Back on Track!

Since I got back to Holland, things haven’t quite gone according to plan. What do I mean by that? Well, let’s take a look at the list below. I was … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment