An Australian, an Englishman and a Dutchie walk into a bar. There’s no punchline to follow though – that’s just an everyday occurrence here on my Exchange experience in beautiful … Continue Reading Funsterdam
After the many months of slow application forms, total bewilderment of subject selections and slight anxiety over pitiful savings in the bank, It was surreal to arrive In … Continue Reading The great but loopy dutch
What an incredible last 2 months its been! I left Sydney at the beginning of July to embark on an adventure of epic proportions, slowly crossing 3 continents to finally … Continue Reading DOING IT DUTCH
Now before I tell you about how absolutely amazing Tilburg is as an exchange city (and this is only after 1 week!) I will tell you about my pre-exchange travels … Continue Reading I would love to go to The Netherlands. Wooden shoe?
Not the first time moving to another country and not my first trip alone either, but it is always a nervous thing to do. I am currently sitting in my … Continue Reading Mighell away from Home
Wow, just wow. I seriously don’t know where to begin, I left Sydney at the end of June to come over and study Automotive Design at TU Delft in The … Continue Reading Delft, what a ripper of a time.
Have had quite an full-on start to my exchange trip here in Tilburg, and by that I mean full-on in the socialising department! Since I arrived 6 days ago there … Continue Reading Tilburg, The Netherlands
Tis the night before departure and lets be honest its full blown goddamn chaos. Ive still got an elective report to finish, iTunes library to transport to a new mac … Continue Reading Leaving the Bends
So it began. Life as a exchange student, or ‘Erasmus’ student as they say here. Life here is awesome. No one word can describe this land, except maybe freedom. Weed … Continue Reading Stroopwafel adventures.
Hello, my name is Emma & I was luckily enough to be accepted into the University of Amsterdam! I’m almost half way through now and wow what a time I’ve … Continue Reading Life in the Lowlands – UvA
Having been in Europe for a few months now, I feel like I’m finally settled into the dutch way of life. The fist challenge was to find a bike, to … Continue Reading Delft
Yeah, apologies for the pun. Maybe one day when you’re in my shoes you’ll realise how necessary it was. Amsterdam has taken a bit of getting used to, but now … Continue Reading Amsterdamage
Let’s talk about Delft! Delft is a charming little town less than an hour away from Amsterdam by train. I’ve been here for about 2 months now and I still … Continue Reading OH MY DELFT!
When I first arrived in Tilburg I had no idea what to expect from my six months abroad. However, I am now at the half way point of my studies … Continue Reading Hello from Holland!
Here in Europe, from everyone that I have told that I am Australian, I have received the exact same reply: “Oh, that must have been a long flight”, and you … Continue Reading The Nether Regions: Amsterdam part one
I’ve been in Rotterdam for 3 weeks now and have thoroughly enjoyed all it has served up! Rotterdam is one of the largest dutch cities, located in the South West … Continue Reading Welcome to Rotterdam, Netherlands!