Feeling miserable after a hard night of partying? Whether you've been down south to celebrate carnaval, or just had a fun night in Utrecht, check out these tips where to get the best hangover food to save you from that horrible feeling! What is your favorite place for an ultimate hangover brunch in Utrecht? Let us know below in the comments!
Although the biggest cities in the Netherlands are located above the large rivers, the best parties are to be found below the rivers once Carnaval knocks on our doors! Carnaval is a festival of 4 tot 5 days and revolves around dressing up, drinking beer and dancing the polonaise with all your friends and family.... Continue Reading →
A new city means finding new interesting spots, doesn’t it? At least that’s the thought I had when I was abroad. In this new rubric I’m welcoming you to Utrecht's hidden gems, which are not visible if you don’t know the city that well. Started by one of my favourite streets: The Voorstraat. I love... Continue Reading →
Late Thursday the 16th of February, the beloved Dutch artist Dick Bruna, passed away in his sleep at the age of 89. Generations of Dutch children grew up with his timeless children’s books featuring his brainchild, Miffy (Nijntje in Dutch). To pay a tribute to Dick Bruna and Miffy the JoCo visited the Nijntje museum.... Continue Reading →
For most students, every start of a new semester is somewhat overwhelming and just crazy busy, the current one being no different. However, sometimes you just need to blow off some steam and have a great night out dancing. Now, Utrecht is no Amsterdam with its fancy clubs but it still offers quite a few... Continue Reading →
Go on the scariest ride of your life in one of these thrill-seeking and enchanting amusementparks in the Netherlands!
The Introduction Day was a very special one this semester. It was the first Introduction Day in years with snow! Of course it was cold, but didn't Utrecht resemble a beautiful town from a fairy tale? The view from the Dom Tower #esnintro2017 Internationals about this special day “The time really flew by today, because... Continue Reading →
Oh how much do I love the tiny city centre of our Utrecht, always busy as a bee. Students on bikes working one’s way through the shopping crowd, flower sellers barking their best prices and the gypsy street musicians providing the streets with music. Still, sometimes you crave for a quick get-away to catch some... Continue Reading →
Having spent some time in our lovely Utrecht, you must have visited Amsterdam at least once, either alone or with friends or family visiting you. The lovely capital of the Netherlands has plenty of sights and activities to offer, depending on what your interest is: starting from a cultural walk through the Rijksmuseum to a... Continue Reading →