Archive for February, 2013


In: Hannah Whelan

26 Feb 2013

I think it’s important to not only explore Rotterdam’s museum scene, but to analyse and deconstruct it too. During these past couple of weeks I have visited two of R-dam’s finest cultural spots to see what’s going on. Netherlands Architecture Institute About: Currently, the Netherlands’ Architecture Institute is holding a FANTASTIC exhibition about Dutch architecture […]

(And Queen Beatrix, and windmills and tulips…but today I will just focus on the first three) I have borrowed the title from one of my dearest friends here at EUR (no infringement of copy rights), because it defines many of my out-of-the-ordinary experiences here. As many of you know, Dutch people are just very tall; […]

One of the greatest events that Rotterdam hosts, namely the International Film Festival, took place just two weeks ago. In case you missed it, you should definitely put it on your agenda for next year. The festival, which lasts for two weeks during late January and early February, shows many award-winning movies from all the […]

Last week the Erasmus University’s New Fashion Society held this year’s Fashion Fair, by which students could not only buy clothes, but could sell them too. It was a huge success, with over a dozen stalls selling all sorts of garments. The fair lasted from 12:00 till 17:00 hrs, in a large café on campus. […]

Today will be the first day of a series of new blogs. Just to let you know whose stories you will be reading, a short introduction. Hannah Hoi! I’m Hannah Whelan and I come from England. I’ve been on my exchange from Leeds University for 6 months, and I have another 6 months ahead of […]

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