New Year’s resolutions: Go green!

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!

How to get your Social Security Number as an exchange student

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

I amsterdam: Live-Music, Vondelpark and the cold of summer

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