Riding a Bike in the Winter

Riding a Bike in the Winter

Many people can't still imagine riding a bike all year long, including winter. A lot of my friends are shocked when they find out that I do it pretty much every day. I think it shouldn't be this shocking, because the winter season in the Netherlands treats bikers a bit better than in other places [...]

Learn Dutch Online: Memrise

Learn Dutch Online: Memrise

When I was planning my move to the Netherlands, I knew I had to start learning Dutch. I prefer self study because of my schedule and freedom it gives me. Mobile apps such as Memrise, Duolingo and Babbel allow you to learn chosen language on your own. Today I will focus on Memrise app, as [...]

Public Transport In the Netherlands

Public Transport In the Netherlands

Public transport in the Netherlands is well organized. It can be a little bit different than public transport in your country of origin, so I prepared some basic information about how it works. Tickets You can buy tickets at the ticket machines located at the station or single tickets from the bus driver/conductor. Those tickets [...]