Leiden is a cultural and academic city by nature, the city has a rich history and many landmarks to awe any visitor. Leiden University, the oldest university of the Netherlands, was started in Leiden in 1575. Since then, countless discoveries have been made in the city, giving the city it’s popular motto: “City of Discoveries”.
During your stay in Leiden you will have the opportunity to wander through the small streets and along the canals that give the city its fame. Keep an eye open for the beautiful UNESCO heritage sites found all around, and don’t be afraid to ask around for the best spots to visit.