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Practical information

Here is some useful information, hopefully there is everything you will be needing for your arrival and stay in Utrecht.

 

Travelling to Utrecht

https://www.uu.nl/en/organisation/international-staff-and-guests/travelling-to-utrecht-0

 

Getting around Utrecht University

https://www.uu.nl/en/organisation/international-staff-and-guests/visiting-utrecht-university/university-locations

 

All our activities will take place in the city centre (University Quarter)

 

Internet access

Those who have an eduroam account can directly connect to eduroam. For all others, you can connect to the (safe) network ‘UU-visitor’ (no password required).

 

Food options

Utrecht hosts a huge selection of restaurants, diners, lunch rooms, and coffee corners. Here are some suggestions:

Zwarte Vosch (Oudegracht 48) – Basque Pinchos / Tapas

Le Jardin (Mariaplaats 42) – French

Broei (Oosterkade 24) – Vegetarian

Ān Ān (Voorstraat 23) – Vietnamese street food

O’Panuozzo (Voorstraat 34) – Italian/pizza

The Street Food Club (Janskerkhof 9) – All day breakfast

Poké Perfect ( Korte Jansstraat 17-19) – Poké bowls

De Ontdekking (Voorstraat 110) – Sandwiches, salads, etc.

Sushi Wang (Voorstraat 98) – Japanese food

Gys (Voorstraat 77) – Biological food & drinks

Ana’s Kuzin (Voorstraat 62) – Turkish food

 

For more options, please take a look at https://www.thefork.com/

 

Accommodation

Here are some suggestions to help you find accommodation in Utrecht:

https://www.uu.nl/en/education/welcome-to-utrecht/before-arrival/arrange-housing/temporary-accommodation

Booking: www.booking.com

Airbnb: https://www.airbnb.com/

Couchsurfing: https://www.couchsurfing.com/

City hostels: https://www.stayokay.com/en

 

For comparing the prices of hostels and hotels in Utrecht, take a look at www.trivago.nl

 

If we forgot something, please let us know by reaching us at microcontact@uu.nl