Archive for May, 2014

And again on the benefits of dwelling in the Netherlands: it is a home to many cultural institutions and NGO’s. They aim to alleviate the plight of the other 6 milliard people who are not lucky enough to be born in these parts of the world.   Based in Amsterdam, the World Press Photo foundation […]

Weekend warriors

In: Katrina Lat

13 May 2014

For those, like myself, who arrived on exchange in Rotterdam from a different continent, the weekend becomes a time of endless opportunity. Set your destination on SkyScanner to “everywhere”, and suddenly a diverse array of culture, history, and cuisine seems that much closer. Amsterdam Schiphol has a wider (and sometimes cheaper) selection of destinations than […]

If you want to have a good time in Rotterdam, especially at night, you don’t have to look far. There are quite a few opportunities around here, and for some localities it is advisable to know what you will deal with before you journey there. Starting out nice and smooth, there is ‘Beurs’, an establishment […]


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