Valentine’s day in Utrecht: the most romantic restaurants!

Ooh yes, the most romantic day of the year is approaching: Valentine’s day! You either love it or hate it. Some people think this day is a way too commercialized circus. And, admitted, it kind of is. However, it is also a great excuse to put your special someone in the spotlight for once, and... Continue Reading →

What’s up with this no-curtain policy in Dutch homes?

You might have noticed, while strolling through the city streets at dusk, that many Dutch homes leave their entire interior open for the passer-by to admire. Depending on the type of neighbourhood you’re in, you might find that the Dutch either don’t own curtains or don’t pull them in front of their windows, allowing you... Continue Reading →

The perfect date in Utrecht

Even though the semester is coming to an end and lots of internationals are slowly but surely leaving, your love life might have taken an unexpected positive turn. That one person you’ve been crushing on hard for months finally agreed to a date! But the happy relief is soon over when you have to face... Continue Reading →

10 times Dutch bikes

Living in the Netherlands you’ve probably spotted all different kinds of weird scenes of people on bikes. People texting, carrying a crate of beer or a whole household on a bike are no exception. But have you also noticed the variety of bikes we’ve got moving around? Sit tight and immerse yourself into the amazing... Continue Reading →

How to prepare for a gala

“Shall I wear a long dress or a short one?”, “Is this the right colour on me?”, “How am I supposed to get a tuxedo somewhere?”. When a gala or prom is approaching, these are the kind of questions that run through everybody’s mind. Preparing for a gala, like the ESN gala which is coming... Continue Reading →

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