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Why Visit: Stadspark

The first few weeks of September are set to be warm and sunny. Why not make the most of the little bit of summer we have left and make a trip to Stadspark. Where? For those who have not been Stadspark is a lovely city

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Places to eat in Groningen

Stuck for somewhere to eat out? Fancy trying somewhere new? We’ve put together a list of a few places that we think are worth checking out! For Lunch La Provence Where? Ubbo Emmiusstraat 7, 9711 CA Groningen. On the way to the train station just

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How to: Rent a Cargo Bike

Why rent a cargo bike? Well, because it’s a great way to transport stuff or people. Moving day? Bought a big piece of furniture? A cargo bike is your new best friend. We definitely recommend you to rent a cargo bike in Groningen. Where do I find

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5 things NOT to do when you move to Groningen

You’ve probably all seen the lists giving you tips and advice about what you SHOULD do before making the big move to the new city but what about things you should not do or try to avoid? That is unless you want to spend your

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RUG’s Brexit statement

Update After the result of the UK’s EU referendum has been announced, the University of Groningen has put out a statement to reassure British students about their future at the university. Britain has opted to leave the EU which looks like it will cause some major

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What would a Brexit mean for Groningen?

Brexit explained Today, June 23rd, Britain is holding a referendum to decide whether to give up its membership to the EU or whether to stay and renegotiate the terms of their membership. Many people in the UK feel disillusioned with the EU suggesting that it

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How to get the most out of Facebook when in Groningen

And have an excuse to spend even more time on social media 😉 Despite what your mother might tell you spending all you time on Facebook could actually be good for you. Well maybe not all your time but as an international in a new