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Hotspot: The Pool

Special hotspot in town: restaurant The Pool. The Pool is a whole new concept whereas the name is based on the idea that the Mediterranean is a giant pool surrounded by food-loving communities where different food cultures are mixed together in one menu. Here you can taste dishes from Southern

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Per chi manca l’Italia

For every Italian who misses their home country Italy, Internationals in Groningen has the best tips for you to experience some of Italy while studying abroad in Groningen. Osteria Da Vinci Immediately when you’re walking into this restaurant, you can taste the Italian atmosphere directly.

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Countryside Groningen: worth looking at

Countryside Groningen: a welcoming surprise on your screen Take a look at this website. It is a place where photographers can send their beautiful pictures of Groningen. City, countryside, it doesn’t matter: LOOK AT HOW GORGEOUS GRONINGEN IS! (Well, we already knew that, of course)

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Groningen through the eyes of a Romanian – The Experience

On my first day as an intern I was telling you how was Groningen through the eyes of a Romanian – the first impressions. Now, the time has passed, my internship is over, and my Groningen experience is coming to an end.  What have I learned

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Useful apps for when in Groningen

When you are new in a city, getting around might seem difficult. You don´t know where to go, how to get anywhere, if it is going to rain, from where to buy stuff, what you should visit, and so on and so forth. That is

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Tip for a short getaway: Southend on Sea

Southend on Sea has a charming nickname: London at Sea. No, they did not relocate London, but because of the short distance to this beautiful city and the lovely beaches, Southend on Sea is the perfect way to explore London. We will tell you all


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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See the sea – Weekend getaway

Let’s see the sea! No idea about  what you could do in the next two days? What about a weekend gateway to the sea? Personally, I love the sea and I can’t miss any chance to go there. Even though the Dutch summer is long


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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AH Bonus card

Starting from this week I am the happy owner of an AH Bonus card. Now I can take advantage of all the offers. Discounts, discounts, discounts –  Yaaayyyy! What is AH? Albert Heijn is a grocery store which you can find almost everywhere in the Netherlands.