A Month Already?

I can’t believe I’ve been here a month already! They say that time flies when you’re having fun, for me time has both flown and also at times gone incredibly slowly but (apart from a few bike related bruises) I’ve made it through the first month unscathed and with lots of good times and new friends (both Dutch and International). Continue reading “A Month Already?”


First Impressions

Having arrived exactly two weeks ago I thought it was about time to write my first post from Utrecht! Arriving on Sunday both physically and emotionally exhausted seemed to signal much of what the week ahead would be like. The international meet and greet was first on the agenda and was sold as a way to meet other internationals studying in Utrecht (either on exchange, a bachelors, or a masters course) however in reality it became a game of “how many people can we find from the same country as ours and squeeze into a circle?” while I’m happy to have met other people from the UK I’m glad that I have now also met a lot of other internationals from all over the world as well as many Dutch students too. Continue reading “First Impressions”