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Freya Sawbridge

Freya was born in Edinburgh but raised in New Zealand (cue every person she meets saying “oh I have always wanted to go there but it’s so far away!”). A restless and curious nature has led her to move countries 5 times in the last 3 years in attempt to find a place she can call home. She contacted DutchReview on a whim and arrived in the Netherlands in summer 2019 to start her internship.

As the UK Government ends Erasmus membership, I implore you to make the most of the scheme

At Christmas, I played "conversation starter" cards with my family, where you draw a card and answer...

Wild swimming in the Netherlands and why you should dive in

Earlier this month when I was housesitting in Amsterdam's IJBurg neighbourhood, I started wild swimming. The house...

Events we are looking forward to in Tilburg in 2020

If you’re a loyal DutchReview reader, you already know that Tilburg is one of our favourite cities...

KLM stops flights over Iran or Iraq following rising tensions

KLM has decided to halt all flights over Iran and Iraq following turmoil in the area after...

5 best German cities for a weekend escape from the Netherlands

We all have to take a break and go elsewhere to have a new perspective or to...

Dutch government ‘understands’ US assassination of Soleimani but wants further explanation

On the TV program Op1, Dutch Defense Minister, Bijleveld, says she understands why the US killed Soleimani...

45 minute train diversion between The Hague and Utrecht due to track repairs

A derailed yesterday caused grave damage to the track between The Hague Central and The Hague Ypenburg....

Groundbreaking decision: The Supreme Court rules in favour of Urgenda

The Supreme Court of the Netherlands has ruled in favour of Urgenda. The preceding court cases Back in 2015,...
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