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What’s it like to study Psychology (IBP) at Leiden University?

Heads up: it’s amazing! You didn’t expect that, did you? ;)

No, seriously. When I first started this program back in September 2013, I was a bit sceptical of its organization because Leiden University had just started offering the International Bachelor in Psychology. 662 more words

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7 Money Management Tips For Travel

Travelling and money go hand in hand – if you want to see the world, it’s gonna cost you (although I have some tricks to cut costs HERE). 542 more words


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A new semester, two new studies and a new student job: welcome to the second semester of the 15/16 Academic Year. I am super motivated and ready to take on all challenges that the new courses have to offer. 346 more words


11 Ways To Make Travel Dirt Cheap

Going backpacking or travelling is very costly, no matter how you do it, but you can do things to be thrifty. I know people who have made £1000 last 6 months or a couple of weeks, it all depends on your travel style. 889 more words


How to Survive the Big Move

It can be daunting to move to a new country, especially if you’re planning on finding your own place. In 2014 I moved from Abu Dhabi to The Hague. 576 more words

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The Perfect Carry-On Packing List

Your carry-on luggage is super important and it should be treated as such. Your bag needs to be organised and contain all your desert island items. 151 more words


Almost Time to Go? Get Your Affairs in Order

So you’ve booked your flights, paid them off, saved some cash and waited what seems like a lifetime. Suddenly the time is almost upon you and you’ve got a couple of weeks to get your shit in order. 561 more words