One of the best things about the Eindhoven social scene is its diversity. Whether you are looking for a place to have lunch with friends, spend a…Read more »
Where to go for a cooling down?
Sometimes it can get hot in the Netherlands. The last couple of years summer hasn't arrived when we expected it, but it surprised us at the strangest…Read more »
Working in Eindhoven
Any number of things may have brought you to Eindhoven. Perhaps you are staying for a few years to study, or you've decided to settle here for a…Read more »
Social clubs in Eindhoven
When living in Eindhoven as an international it's always good to know that there are many opportunities to get to know new people. Below we've listed…Read more »
Carnaval celebrations in Eindhoven in 2017
Carnaval (Carnival) in 2017 takes place from Friday February 24th until Tuesday February 28th. It is a Catholic tradition celebrating the week before…Read more »
Student Life in Eindhoven
Since there's a lot of opportunities for people from abroad to study in Eindhoven, it's very likely that you're one of the many foreign students in…Read more »
Best Places 2015
As a newcomer in the city of course you would like to know where the best options are for a good place to stay, to eat, to have a drink, to shop, to…Read more »
Live Music in Eindhoven
When thoughts of Eindhoven come to mind many visitors think of the industry and technology centres like DAF, Philips and ASML that have made this…Read more »
Eindhoven is probably not the first city you would think of exploring when coming to the Netherlands, but it's definitely worth a visit. The city…Read more »
Shop and stroll along the stalls
Every Saturday, a wide array of people descend upon the bustling open-air market at Kruisstraat, Eindhoven. It's a busy and extensive marketplace…Read more »
Festivals in Eindhoven
While there is always something going on in Eindhoven (which you can check in our events calendar), there are several occasions throughout the year…Read more »
There are plenty of green spaces in Eindhoven for lovers of the great outdoors, and most are located close to the city centre. Two such spaces…Read more »
What do you call this country, anyway?
When planning your visit to this country, did you say, 'I'm going to the Netherlands' or 'I'm going to Holland'? What about the name of the national…Read more »
Where to stay or live in Eindhoven?
If you come over to Eindhoven to live here for a short time, longer period, or forever (you'll never know!), you'll find yourself looking for a place…Read more »
Long Live The King!
King's Day (or 'Koningsdag' in Dutch) is a national holiday in the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It's celebrated on April 27th, the birthday of King…Read more »
PSV Eindhoven Football Club
PSV is the major football club in Eindhoven, playing in the Dutch Premier League. The other professional football club is FC Eindhoven, which plays…Read more »
Time for Dutch Design!
Dutch Design Week is Eindhoven's cultural pride. It's the largest design event in the Netherlands and it offers 9 days of events and activities…Read more »
The Power of Philips!
It's hard to relate the recent history of Eindhoven without mentioning Philips, the multinational technology company that was founded in the city.…Read more »
Free Printed Guide Maps by Eindhoven Life
20/09/12 update: The third edition of the Eindhoven Life Guide is out now! With new additions Strijp-S, coloured markers on the map, a bright white…Read more »
This 5-storey Blob building which sits at the center of Eindhoven has been created to be an icon. Designed by Italian Massimiliano Fuksas, it is an…Read more »
The Hub Eindhoven for Expats in Eindhoven
The city of Eindhoven is attracting more and more international knowledge workers and students who come to the region to study at one of the…Read more »
GLOW: Light, Art and Architecture combined
GLOW is a special event around Light in Art and Architecture. In this event artists use artificial light to change or enhance parts of our already…Read more »
Come fly with us!
Eindhoven Airport (EIN), the second largest in the Netherlands, lies, just over 4 km west of the city centre. The airport served 3.9 million…Read more »
Buy yourself a street in Eindhoven
Not for real of course (unless you just won the lottery), but in the Monopoly board game! If you've ever played the original Dutch Monopoly game, you…Read more »
Remembrance & Celebration on May 4th and 5th
This time of the year is full of cheerful happenings in the Netherlands. There's Kingsday (big in Eindhoven) on April 27th, and Liberation Day…Read more »
Strijp-S, where the past meets the future
Are you someone who likes industrial heritage or urban design? Then make sure you visit our Strijp-S district! The 66 acres of land are a new and…Read more »
Innovation brews away intensely...
... at High Tech Campus Eindhoven. So what goes on there? It's been described as an R&D ecosystem of more than 100 companies and institutes, with…Read more »
Eindhoven is not only inspiring for designers, technicians, artists and sports people, also some of our own musicians got inspired by the city and…Read more »
Evoluon - an evolving icon
Visitors to Eindhoven might be surprised to find a UFO-like structure on the city skyline. That came into being thanks to a commission made by Frits…Read more »
Dutch Technology Week 2015
In June 2011 Eindhoven got named "Intelligent Community of the Year". As you know many of those smart people, companies and organisations in the…Read more »
Looking for a B&B in the city?
Eindhoven has many different options for accommodation in the city. Whether you're coming over for one night, a weekend, a week, month or even…Read more »
Join our team!
Local Life Eindhoven has a free position for an: Enthusiastic Marketing/Communications Intern (CLOSED) What you will learn: We are continuously…Read more »
Dancing in Eindhoven, get your groove on!
Salsa dancing has been very popular in Eindhoven for years. Eindhoven has a varied offering of dance schools so you can be a pro in no -time! The…Read more »
Services for expats
When you're about to move to a new country or when you have just moved, there are a lot of things to arrange. This isn't any different when you come…Read more »
The Eindhoven Coffee Experience
With Dutch coffee consumption among the highest in the world, it's no surprise that this caffeinated commodity is easily available throughout the…Read more »
Eindhoven is the heartland of Dutch design, and as such has gained a (worthy) reputation of having an eye for all things aesthetically pleasing. The…Read more »
Top 10 things in Eindhoven for Expats
In case you're wondering why to come live here, in this article we've listed the top 10 things that make Eindhoven a top destination for expats: 1.…Read more »
Strijp-R, an Eindhoven hotspot!
If you’re an urban explorer and like the industrial design locations in Eindhoven, you should not miss Strijp R. This place houses one of the…Read more »
Experiences with locals in Eindhoven
Whether you're in Eindhoven for just a short amount of time or whether you've moved over here for a longer period, you want to get the best out of it!Read more »
Get a Feel for the city!
In this article we’ve randomly selected a couple of interesting areas that you might want to find out more about. Because Eindhoven has…Read more »