When deciding which country to choose for my UTS global exchange, I had four main things on my checklist: Rich in culture Somewhere central in Europe, for convenient travel Most … Continue Reading Dutch Dreaming
I had travelled Europe extensively for 4 months after finishing high school, but this experience is one that is completely different because its not just travelling, but living and studying … Continue Reading I love stroopwaffles. Rotterdam !
The biggest difficulty in assimilating to Danish culture is getting used to being in a state of perpetual relaxation. Denmark is a utopia; everything here just works. Everywhere is reachable … Continue Reading Copenwithflanigan
I decided to attend Tilburg University after my best friend came back from what he termed the best six months of his life. After looking at the other potential universities offered … Continue Reading Why I chose Tilburg University
Setting down in the Netherlands after a 30 hour travel stint was a warm and welcome sight! Being rushed through Schilpol
I’m going on into my third week of being here in on exchange at TU Deft in the Netherlands. My first week was all about getting acclimatized to the new … Continue Reading So far impressed by the TU Delft Dutch treat
It has only been three weeks since I arrived in Delft and in those three weeks I have learnt more than I initially thought. To be frank the first two days … Continue Reading TU Delft
Having come from spending 6 weeks traveling around Europe’s most beautiful beaches, sitting in the train coming into rainy Tilburg, I was starting to second guess my exchange decision.
So far it seems that Maastricht, my home for the next 5 months, is full of 4 things: churches, bicycles, students and beer. With 40-50 churches, endless varieties of Dutch, German … Continue Reading Proost! Living in Maastricht
G’day team, It’s been exactly two weeks since I started my time hear at maastricht, and hopefully now I’ve got enough material to write a somewhat bearable blog that will give … Continue Reading Two weeks deep in Maastricht
Going on exchange has always seemed like an exciting, life-changing adventure. From listening to the experiences of my friends, I knew that my semester in the Netherlands would be incredible. However, … Continue Reading My Tilburg Adventure!
Anyone heard of it? I hadn’t before I looked at UTS’ exchange partners. I decided to go to the Netherlands because I wanted to travel on exchange. Here’s a quick … Continue Reading Tilburg University
The week prior to arriving in the Netherlands a lot of doubts were beginning to form – was I doing the right thing? Will I make friends? Can I afford … Continue Reading Bikes and Pancakes – Rotterdam Exchange
Baxter Atkins (Rotterdam, the Netherlands) It’s been several months here in Rotterdam and I am loving just about everything there is. The Dutch people seem to have life figured out … Continue Reading Rotterdam Exchange
As a student in Amsterdam I have been lucky enough to experience the European student life, encompassing all the highs and lows of dorm rooms, country-hopping in almost the same … Continue Reading Adventures in Amsterdam
With every passing day, Rotterdam is feeling more and more like the undiscovered little sibling of Amsterdam, full of creative energy, events, pop-ups and initiatives but totally void of all the … Continue Reading SUPERDUTCH