Category Survive Delft

City Walks – the pros and co(r)ns

City walks are one of the best ways to get acquainted with a new city. Whether you get a map and follow a trail yourself or join a random walking tour for a few hours, you’re likely to get more out of it than simply hopping from one tourist spot to another. My favourite stories […]

Fitness options in Delft – from gyms to Krav Maga

Whether you’re one of those lucky people who actually enjoy going to the gym or the kind who needs to pay a hefty fee to guilt yourself into actually going – Delft has a host of options for you. TU Delta’s Survival Guide did a series on the various gyms in the city, ones that […]

Eating international cuisine in Delft!

Want to try a new cuisine, but aren’t sure if the online reviews for local restaurants are legit? After all, Sandro1285 may not really be an authority on Chinese cuisine. To make life easier for you, TU Delta asked international students and staffers at TU Delft which restaurant they head to for the taste of […]

Paintball, bowling, snooker etc – Delft has it all

This article was first published in TU Delft’s Survival Guide on January 26, 2015 It may be off-season for the sport of your choice, but that doesn’t mean you can’t play. Try a different game – an indoor one perhaps? Venues across Delft offer a host of sporting options some even have leagues of their […]

Where to watch your favourite game

This article was first published in TU Delta’s Survival Guide on January 12 It may be too cold to play or even think about playing your favourite sport, but there’s no reason you can’t enjoy the game together with your team. We take a look at places across Deft that show the games, from football […]

Dutch Winter Treats (and where to get them in Delft)

This article was first published in TU Delta’s Survival Guide on December 1, 2014  From spiced biscuits to chewy cookies, steaming hot sugary treats to a warm cup of wine, even the Grinch won’t complain about these Dutch holiday treats.   Speculaas Thin, crunchy and flat, speculaas are biscuits flavoured with spices of the season, […]

Dutchnews.nl and TU Delta go on a scavenger hunt!

This article was first published as a Survival Guide in TU Delta on November 17. Read the complete article here. In October, TU Delta and DutchNews.nl offered to conduct a scavenger hunt of sorts. We asked readers to tell us about ingredients and food items they have a tough time locating in the Netherlands and […]

Winter activities in Delft

First published in TU Delta as part of the Survival Guide on November 3, 2014.  The dates and prices mentioned in the article are specific to 2014. Please read delta.tudelft.nl or delft.nl for updated information.   Don’t let the thought of the dark days of winter bring you down. From ice-skating to Christmas choirs and visiting […]

The best coffee in Delft

*This article was first published in TU Delta, the student magazine of TU Delft. It is part of the Survival Guideseries. Read the entire series here. It’s one thing to plod your way to a café for a good cup of coffee, but actually waking up to that perfect cup in the comfort of your home is one of […]

FIFA 2014 in Delft!

Imagine a month-long, worldwide celebration right here in Delft with crazy orange outfits, screaming crowds, overflowing patriotism and lots and lots of beer. That’s right. It’s time for FIFA 2014. As football teams from thirty-two countries get ready to fight for the world cup, pubs, clubs and fans around the world are gearing up for […]