Articles by

Emily Hine

Emily is originally from the UK. She moved to Groningen over a year ago to study for her Master's degree and is struggling to leave. She is really enjoying learning about and embracing Dutch culture.

The Dutchest thing ever: cycling in the rain

An open letter to the DutchSubject: Cycling in the rain To the people of the Netherlands, Let me begin...

Leaving the Netherlands: 5 things that make you sob with regret (and 5 that won’t)

Shockingly, some people actually leave this little gem of a country. Once you have left there are...

5 things to do when your bike has been stolen in the Netherlands

Did you wake up, stretch out your arms, look out the window, and realise your bike is...

The student housing nightmare: a tale of discrimination, fraud and protest

Moving to a new country is often something to be celebrated. However, for new international students arriving...

Student housing problems in the Netherlands: the nightmare continues

Student housing problems in the Netherlands: they're still there In September, we brought you the story of the...

Keukenhof: The perfect spot for a selfie

Picture perfect Are you in need of a new Facebook profile picture? Are your recent Instagram posts lacking...

Groningen: is there anything to do up there?

If you look at a map of the Netherlands, in terms of big cities, Groningen looks pretty...

Cats in the Netherlands: Are there more cats than people in The Netherlands?

It sometimes seems there are more cats than people in the Netherlands, given that on every Dutch...
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