A Crash Course in Dutch


Every year dozens of young people move to Amsterdam to study, making it one of the greatest student cities in Europe. Still, that comes at a price: Finding a place to stay can be rather challenging! Housing is in hot demand when it comes to Amsterdam, and therefore it takes some time and a lot of effort to find the right accommodation for you. Here you will find some tips and tricks to help you make the procedure of looking for accommodation as easy as possible!


Before we begin, we would like to let you know that on August 27-30 we are hosting Intro Days. More information & sign up can be found HERE

Welcome to the Netherlands! In this blog I will tell you (in short) the first steps you can/need to do when arriving in this awesome country.

  1. Bikes come first! Always let them pass, unless it is a crosswalk, but still, be careful.

Do you love travelling? Let Luna inspire you with 7 citytrip ideas for students in Amsterdam!

Did you find your favourite place to go out already? Let Michiel inspire you with 10 recommended student bars & clubs for you in Amsterdam!

Are you ready to become a real Dutch foodie? Let Liesbeth inspire you with 10 Dutch dishes you have to try!

Especially step 6 is essential!

New to Amsterdam? Let's start with the basics.