Check out our editors' picks for your weekly dose of exciting content about what’s on in Eindhoven. Inspiring people talk about their Eindhoven, we put the spotlight on fascinating places and tell you more about exciting projects in the city.
Eindhoven is part of the Noord-Brabant province and a typical snack here in the area is a worstenbroodje a.k.a. a sausage roll, the specialty of Houben Worstenbrood. "A tasty tradition", as they call it themselves.
At the end of Stratumseind, between the bars and other hospitality establishments, you will find gin and agave bar Ginscal. A cheerful hangout that’s driven by a passion for cocktails. Come along with Rik!
Maybe you remember MU as an Artspace, but recently this creative platform has changed their name into MU Hybrid Art House. Time for Rik to give us an update on this transformation on Strijp-S. Come along!
This week, Rik carefully heads outside with the help of his latest discovery: Buurtfiguur. He takes us to his familiar neighborhood and a former tip called Woensel West. Where Tante Netty’s playful AR quest is ready to be discovered.
These turbulent times call for original solutions. So does Rik's new Tip: Pubquiz040. With the regular pub quiz-host of both de Wildeman and café the Jack, you can now join in digitally every Wednesday evening.
Rik's new Tip brings you the feeling of a live performance at home; good music, a dose of coziness and the eternal unpredictability of Rock 'n Roll. The online event 'The Isolation Sessions' provides a program to enjoy at home every night around 21:00.
This week’s tip from Rik is Rararadio. The studio of the radio station can be found in Plug-In-City, a creative community on the Ketelhuisplein, but you can listen to this online piece of Eindhoven everywhere.
The sweet nickname 'Eindje' for Eindhoven appears on a lot of clothes, thanks to the Eindje Store on the Heilige Geeststraat. The clothing brand originated from a collaboration between Paul Smits and designer Klim van Laarschot.
Nasty Alice. An art gallery for contemporary art and design with a quirky mentality. A gallery where you can just wander and don’t feel obliged to buy. Besides art they also have their own ceramics, but beware! You break it, you buy it.
The creativity, love of fashion and entrepreneurial enthusiasm of two sisters, Evy and Tessa, has resulted in a fashion store that we think will make a lot of women happy. Nestled in a cozy building at the Bergstraat, Eeden the Label has opened its doors.
A friendly welcome, a modern bar, a wall with a flamingo pattern, exotic plants, disco balls: prepare to be amazed by the interior of restaurant Hey Days. Let’s take a closer look at this Middle Eastern hotspot.
Nowadays, it’s easy to find authentic East African dishes in Eindhoven. With restaurants like Asmara, the Ethiopian Restaurant and Gezana, there is plenty of choice if you want to enjoy some traditional dishes.
Step out of the Eindhoven train station and you’re there. The hotel is housed in an 80-meter high rise and has 400 rooms. Don't be fooled by the name, because you don't have to be a student to enjoy everything The Student Hotel has to offer.
With a combination of cycling cafe de Cyklist, designer Bart Hess and creative collective NUL ZES, the NRE site generates a new energy. As of recent, jazz tunes can be heard in the evening hours. Those tunes come from Fifth NRE, Rik’s new Tip.
When entering Hotel Mariënhage you’ll find yourself in the beautiful high ceiling hotel lobby. This space connects the different parts of the complex and makes the reception the hub where everything and everyone comes together.
This time Rik re-tips an old friend, named Onomatopee. We visited them on the Willemstraat two years ago, but now the hidden gem has moved to the Canal Zone, a part of Eindhoven in the middle of creative expansion.
Did you know that Rik is not only a tour guide, but also an influencer marketeer? So this time he's not tipping a place, but one of his favorite marketing events in the city: Digital Wednesday in Igluu.
De Bergstraat has gained a new hotspot with the arrival of men's fashion store Walther. A few months ago, Walter and his brother Maarten decided to start their own business.