Don't forget these items when you leave home in the Netherlands!
By Emmi Beuger, Editor in Chief My father visited me last week, so I wanted to do something that was special to Utrecht. I haven’t had a chance to climb the Dom Tower, so I thought it was the perfect opportunity to do it. Pop over to the Tourist Information Office, which is filled with super... Continue Reading →
Hopefully, you all share the same excitement when we're talking about ice cream. All of the ice cream shops opened in March - who knows why they close in winter? - and I couldn’t wait to enjoy the first cold treat of the year. Sometimes, people think that’s crazy, because they are stuck with the... Continue Reading →
Now that the days are longer and warmer, it is time for one of the favorite activities of the Dutchies, which is not else than having a barbecue in the park. Friends and family get together at the end of the afternoon, torch up a portable or disposable barbecue, sit around on some towels, open... Continue Reading →
Who doesn't like karaoke? I mean, come on, it's not only the funniest thing to do with your friends, it's also a chance to show the world (well, the karaoke bar) your biggest talent: singing. As a local, I know some places around where you can enjoy a night full of singing and entertaining. These... Continue Reading →
I made it my personal mission to find the hidden gems and secret spots for the best coffee in Utrecht! Here is my first Top 3.
Utrecht knows many nice cinemas, but some of these places aren't easy to find. That's why we have summed up the 6 most awesome cinemas for you. Next time when you want to go watch a movie with your friends, boy/girlfriend or date, you can easily pick your preferred cinema from this list! Louis Hartlooper... Continue Reading →
As an international student you've probably already seen a lot of different sides of Utrecht (or you're going to). And as a local, I have to say, there are some pretty fun activities in this beautiful and vibrant city. That includes concerts, playing pool, bowling, escape rooms - and not to forget all of the... Continue Reading →
I have a riddle for you: You have a cocktail in one hand, a good book in another one, there is a timid sun touching your skin and children are playing in the sand next to you. Where are you? A beach by the ocean? Almost, but not quite! You are actually on a beach... Continue Reading →