When we’re not designing
beautiful zines, reporting on events, delivering your weekly news, sharing students’ voices, or otherwise publishing wonderful pieces, we are just as much students as the rest of you. And whether that means spending King’s Day writing essays or partying hard – we’ve got it covered.
No King’s Day is complete without flea markets.
(Okay, you got me – my parents took these pictures for me as I was in my room working on my GPE essay. At least I used an orange marker?) Rosalie
Our little party started with some Polish beer and a gorgeous PowerPoint presentation on which Polish vodka we all were.
The next presentation was on animation characters. Look at how Napo just looks like Victor from Despicable Me.
This is the friendship we all deserve ❤
Diederik served with a presentation inspired by LU’s incredible PowerPoints, mentioning Roland Barthes, our niche celebrity.
Mario cooked us some pasta
The last presentation of the day was on our biggest common addiction – if we exclude alcohol – COFFEE.
Ladies, he is single!
Every straight man needs lesbian besties!
Carnival vibes in the middle of Kingsday in Amsterdam
Kingsday in Amsterdam isn’t complete without people in orange partying on boats in the canals
The Calm Before the Storm
A City on its Way to the Party
Don’t you also wanna slap that smug look off of his face?
The council will decide your fate
Ignore the guy on the bottom right corner
The cutiest orange bagel from Netherlands Bagels to start King’s Day
If the beer doesn’t make you dizzy, the fair rides will
Two non-dutchies looking cute in orange
The BBQ kings
Celebrations started the night before with drinks at Gekke Geit
Vi and I were feeling very patriotic (for our adoptive home)
The alcohol was FLOWING
Rose was unimpressed with the crowds at Vondelpark
A lovely Norwegian man climbs a tree
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