Are you looking for a city that loves art and a pleasant life as much as you do? Maastricht is that city! It is a pleasant city filled with history, art and culture, and is surrounded by beautiful nature. Located in the south of Holland, Maastricht boasts beautiful historic little districts, welcoming restaurants and eateries, and plenty of art and tourist attractions. And the best thing is that you can see the entire city centre, just by walking. If you want to enjoy the beautiful nature and castles outside the city boundaries, a bicycle can be easily hired, as cycling is so popular in Holland.
Maastricht is one of the oldest cities in Holland, which you can discover by exploring through the historic inner city. Churches, city walls, monumental merchant houses and big squares merge seamlessly with a comprehensive and varied range of shops, blending modern life with the old. Maastricht is also a city of indulgence and culinary highlights. There a a large variety of places to eat, and there's something to suit everyone.
For those who adore shopping, there are plenty of markets in Maastricht, which sell a large variety of products. There are also several fashion districts, as well as several art galleries.
When in Maastricht...
Make sure to go shopping, eat out and try and attend a concert while there if possible! Andre Rieu is performing live in Maastricht next July, so why not make your city break even more enjoyable and go see him and the Johann Strauss Orchestra live?