Life in Leiden: King’s Day 2017

As you may know, we celebrate the birthday of our King Willem Alexander on Thursday, April 27th! It’s a national holiday, which means that schools and offices are closed. This is the day that Dutchies go all out and everything and everyone is dressed in orange! Many people from all over the world come to the Netherlands … Continue reading Life in Leiden: King’s Day 2017

Life in Leiden: How to profit from OV Chipkaart discounts

  So, here we are in Leiden. We hope you're loving the place! But the Netherlands is small and there is so much to see! If only you could get there for a reasonable price... The good news is there are loads of discounts available, you just have to know where to find them. In … Continue reading Life in Leiden: How to profit from OV Chipkaart discounts