This semester has taught me that the Dutch love a party: in addition to Carnival, Liberation Day and Ascension Day, we’ve had the famous Koningsdag, or King’s Day. King’s Day is the celebration of the King of the Netherland’s birthday, and this year King Willem-Alexander (known affectionately as King Willy) turned the big 5-0. In … More Happy King’s Day!
I moved to Nijmegen in the Netherlands six months ago and I’ve been in love with the place ever since. Here are my top 10 reasons why you should consider studying in the Netherlands too! World class universities The Netherlands is home to several world class universities and was ranked as the 7th best country … More 10 reasons why you should study in the Netherlands
A little under two months ago, I condensed my life down to 44kg and began my study abroad adventure at Radboud Universiteit in the Netherlands. Finding accommodation couldn’t have been much easier, and my room was confirmed and the first instalment paid for before I even arrived, which definitely made my move over here smoother … More A Room with a View in Nijmegen, Netherlands