It’s not easy coming home after a long time abroad especially when you’ve spent 5 months or even more time in the wonderful Netherlands. The following tips will help you to deal better with your post Erasmus depression. … Mehr How to deal with your post Erasmus depression
Stop smoking, doing more exercise, less stress – well, these are all nice New Year’s resolutions. However, why not think beyond these typical resolutions?
I am not going to bother you with unrealistic resolutions that nobody will stick to anyway. Instead I am giving you simple tips to act responsibly towards nature, the environment and personal consumption. … Mehr New Year’s resolutions: Go green!
‚Stop Recycling‘ might sound a bit dramatic, however, when you rethink the whole process of recycling you will realize that this cannot be the only solution as to how we handle our waste. The keyword is consumption. … Mehr Stop Recycling and start rethinking
Stable, light, hygienic: Plastic objects are practical and our everyday companions. However, plastics endanger the environment and our health. The consumer is inadequately protected against these threats. I explain which substances are truly menacing, what to look out for and how to deal best with plastic. … Mehr The plastic in our blood
Even though I grew up in the heart of Europe, I do not feel as though I’m a part of it. Since Switzerland is not a member of the European Union I face difficulties on a regular basis. This happens more frequently whilst living abroad, like when I tried to open a Dutch bank account … Mehr Switzerland and bank accounts – never a good combination
First of all, getting your Social Security Number (Burgerservicenummer) in the Netherlands is not a funny act to do. It’s extremely annoying and strains your nerves. Do you want to know why? Here you go, but before I’m telling you about my experience how I got my Social Security Number, I will give you some background … Mehr How to get your Social Security Number as an exchange student
2. Tag – I amsterdam Noch benommen von der letzen Nacht, sassen wir wortkarg am Frühstückstisch. Kaffee war unser bester Freund, doch auch dieser konnte uns nicht lange davon abhalten nach dem Frühstück wieder ins Bett zu kriechen. Unser nächster „Termin“ war erst um 15.00 Uhr. Wir wollten eine Coffee Shop Tour machen und dachten … Mehr I amsterdam: Live-Music, Vondelpark and the cold of summer