Colorful Streets of Leeuwarden – Guide to Leeuwarden’s Street Art

While in some larger cities street art can be sometimes as easy to find as stepping out of your house door and being surrounded by an open-air gallery of painted exposures, it can be quite the opposite in other, usually smaller cities. To discover a piece of street art worth the …

15 Things To Do In Leeuwarden – the Capital of Friesland

Leeuwarden is the first town I ever visited in the Netherlands. It's a sleepy little town albeit the capital of Friesland, located in the far North. People from the countryside speak Frisian, referring to Leeuwarden as Ljouwert. Having their own culture, the Northerners like to distinguish themselves from the Southern folks. …

A Weekend of Happiness in Leeuwarden

Not many know about Leeuwarden, the capital of Friesland. Those who do are either born here, come from the surrounding provinces or are German students. Ut het nooit wat weest, en ut sil nooit wat wurde.   Leeuwarden has never been anything, it is nothing and it will never ever be anything. This is …