Office Manager Uniplaes team

Managing the office outside the box! (…well, kind of)

I’m 39, a mum and former model, born and raised in Lisbon. At the begining of this year, without knowing, Uniplaces came to me as a long needed challenge. It’s been a very short but very fulfilling ride as Office Manager (and Executive Assistant) at Uniplaces.  Read more

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Sant Jordi: Barcelona’s special holiday

the actual day for LOVE

Surely you’ve all heard about Saint Valentine’s Day before. Lovers’ Day, they say. Well… One could say that Sant Jordi (Saint George in English) is the Catalan equivalent of Saint Valentine. I do not mean to be disrespectful, but to a true Barcelona local, the actual day to shout out that you love someone from the rooftops is Sant Jordi. Read more

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student accommodation in amsterdam

Looking for student accommodation in Amsterdam?

While you are preparing yourself for strolling past the countless canals, experiencing the crazy nightlife and practicing your biking skills, we are making sure we have the right places to accommodate you during your stay. It doesn’t matter whether you will come to VU University Amsterdam, the University of Amsterdam, one of the many universities of applied sciences, or if you’re doing an internship – we are ready to help you find a great place to live. To cut a long story short:

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maastricht student accommodation

A Taste of Maastricht

Maastricht is one of the oldest cities in the Netherlands and is located in the heart of Europe. Regardless of its relatively small size, the city is very cosmopolitan.  Diversity can be found not only in people, but also in the clash between old and new. Read more

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London for students on a shoestring

A guide to surviving in London on a student budget

Surviving in London is hard enough for people with full-time jobs. Trying to survive on a student budget is five times tougher. Here are a few tips for living on a student budget in a city that, most the time, feels like it’s trying to rob you. Read more

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