A tall guy and his big bike

Typical Dutch
Breaking the stereotype of Dutch guys not being very romantic*, this guy I have been dating puts so much effort into planning our dates –…

Finnish nightmares

Typical Dutch
When it comes to teaching methods, the Dutchies seem to be very…

The heavy handshake

Typical Dutch
Dutch smiles are mostly accompanied with a very heavy and serious handshake.

On first-name terms

Typical Dutch
It was shortly after I started my Master’s at WUR that I…

‘You can always bake a cake’

Typical Dutch
It was in the end phase of a course’s group work when…

Working in the sun

Typical Dutch
When I came to Wageningen in the summer of 2012, I was…

Giving birth in your own bedroom

Typical Dutch
Childbirth is not child’s play. In my home country, people usually go…

Born on a bike

Typical Dutch
I knew how to ride a bike before moving to the Netherlands.…

Singing goodbye

Typical Dutch
It was my first day at the university. I was meeting with…

No time to meet up

Typical Dutch
One perfectly beautiful, bright Monday, the astonishingly large bubble I was living…