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Living in Utrecht

Sports in the Netherlands

How do you stay healthy during your student life?
What you eat is important, but at the same time, exercise is an important part of your health.
If you are in the Netherlands, you might want to try some of the traditional and popular Dutch sports! But what are the famous sports in the Netherlands?
In this article, we will tell you about some of the best sports in the Netherlands and how you can participate!

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Living in Utrecht

Utrecht’s Haunted Places

Utrecht is an ancient city. That means there has been plenty of time for people to die and ghosts to move into cellars and other abandoned places. With its buildings from the Middle Ages, it’s cobblestoned streets, and its hidden alleyways, Utrecht is the perfect setting for terrifying horror stories. You can easily find loads of haunted places, if you know where to look. In this blog, we’ll tell you where to find some of the most infamous ones.

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Living in Utrecht

A Time Capsule Back in History

Have you ever wondered, where does the name of Utrecht come from? Or what was the role of the city during the Roman era, and how did it thrive during the Middle Ages, followed by the “dark years” for Utrecht? These are some of the few highlights of the historical timeline of our magnificent city, so keep reading to find out more facts entwined with its rich history!

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A guide on How to save money during your exchange!

Claims that “you can always make money but you can’t always make memories” are difficult to believe when you are a broke student. When you are living abroad, you spend money in ways you might not have expected and more money than you would like. Between all the parties, trips and other fun activities, life in The Netherlands can be quite expensive. In this brief article, we will give you a guide to saving money while living in Utrecht, so you don’t have to survive abroad with an empty wallet.

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Living in Utrecht

Mysteries of Utrecht #3: The Wharf cellars

We all know Utrecht is ridiculously pretty. We gaze upon its beauty every single day. At a certain point you just get spoiled by the gorgeous canals and the beautiful houses. The world recognizes Utrecht by its canals. In 2015, the Australian website said Utrecht has the most beautiful canals in the world. Utrecht beats Venice, Brugge, St. Petersburg and Amsterdam when it comes to the canals. But what makes the canals in Utrecht so special?

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