Food, Glorious Food!

Waffles Anna Salamy

Anna – Exchange to VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands Semester 2, 2016 One of my favourite things about travelling is trying out new foods! I have now been living in the Netherlands for two months and over this time I have experienced a number of traditional Dutch foods. Let me share these with you! Stroopwafel – […]

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Exchange in Amsterdam!

Amsterdam Anna Salamy

Anna – Semester Exchange at VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands Semester 2, 2016 Six weeks ago I left Australia to study abroad in Amsterdam! Let me tell you about my experiences so far… I was extremely excited that I would be in Europe for my semester abroad and I took the opportunity to do some extra […]

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Keeping in Touch with Home

Amsterdam Genna Shepherd

Genevieve – Exchange to Radboud University, The Netherlands Semester 2, 2016 In what feels like the very short month that I’ve been in the Netherlands, I’ve learnt so far, that keeping in touch with family and friends back home can be bit complicated to say the least. I started with high expectations of keeping in […]

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Initial Thoughts and Feelings on Nijmegan

Nijmegen Will Simon

Will – Semester Exchange Program to Radboud University, The Netherlands When I first arrived in Nijmegen, I was overwhelmed with excitement. This exchange experience had been in planning for months, and I had been counting down the days since I first decided that I would take the plunge. The Netherlands is a really flat country, […]

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The place I’ve been since being overseas that is the farthest place from home – First Time Outside of Australia

Claire Churchward Exchange to VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands Semester 2, 2015   I am a third year Law and Global Studies student, studying on the Melbourne Campus. This semester I’m abroad in The Netherlands, studying at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Going on exchange holds appeal for many reasons. Like most students considering international study, the opportunity […]

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