The Leidener

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Biking Trip: Leiden to Den Haag

Of course, as someone who lives in Leiden, Den Haag is like a second city for me. It is like the city to go to whenever I want to hang … Continue reading

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November 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Perks of Studying and Living in Leiden (2/2) – Oh You Beautiful Leiden

*Warning: the following content may contain an overload of pictures* Having lived in Leiden for only two months, I have already fell deeply in love with this city. Every week … Continue reading

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November 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Unleashing My Science Geek at Science Center NEMO

Even though I am a Humanities student, I have always addressed myself as a science geek. It all started when I was in kindergarten. A lot of girls around my … Continue reading

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November 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Biking in Zuid-Holland Forests and Bike Paths!

As the months go by, I finally experience my first autumn in Europe. I feel so excited because it is my first autumn and so far it’s been my favorite … Continue reading

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October 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

Tree climbing; have you tried it?

It’s finally not raining in The Hague these days, so we’re all a bit disoriented… Not used to think about outdoor activities at all indeed… So, it’s sunny and you … Continue reading

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October 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chilling in Northern Europe 2 – Denmark, or Danmark

Tired of extended deadlines from my exam week, I randomly skipped my class on several weeks ago and escaped. After a weekend sight-seeing, I came back with 100% energy and … Continue reading

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November 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

True Leidener love: The Zaterdag Markt

I´ve lived in Leiden since August 2012 and although every week I fall in love with a new thing I discover in our little town, there are some things that … Continue reading

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April 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Spotlight Taiwan Film Festival

I know it’s almost summer break and some of us already got too excited to do their school work, so here I am sharing how I spent two evenings efficiently … Continue reading

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April 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Guilty Weekend Pleasures

January and February didn’t quite turned out to be the relaxing start to the new year I was hoping them to be. Work, a bout of man-flu and increasingly intense … Continue reading

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March 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

The curious case of the Leiden Jar

After a string of hilarious posts on The Leidener recently, I thought it might be time to get our two feet back on the ground and start talking about about … Continue reading

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March 9, 2013 · Leave a comment