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Maastricht for First-Timers

Utrecht for First Timers

For museums, history, culture, shopping and plenty of food and drink

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Utrecht, a modern university town steeped in medieval history, is located in the heart of the Netherlands. It’s very easy to reach being only 30 minutes from Schiphol Airport. Discover charming squares and narrow side streets with authentic Utrecht cafés, unusual small businesses, stylish coffee places and wine bars. Not to mention glorious monuments,  impressive modern architecture, and restaurants featuring virtually every type of cuisine you can imagine. Even when the sun is hiding the outdoor cafés fill up and the beautiful city centre buzzes with life.

No matter how long you stay, it is impossible to get bored in Utrecht. Immerse yourself in the city’s fascinating history, become captivated by the city’s exciting present, and discover what the locals have always known: Utrecht is a city to fall in love with…. To find out more, visit the Utrecht website www.bezoek-utrecht.nl. However, until we find the perfect destination specialist (if that’s you, please contact us), we’ve sourced a great itinerary from Utrecht Tourism.


“Maastricht is one of the oldest cities in Holland, as you will discover when strolling through the historic inner city. Churches, city walls, monumental merchant houses and big squares merge seamlessly with a comprehensive and varied range of shops.” … To learn more about Maastricht and South Holland, visit www.holland.com. And until we find the perfect destination specialist (if that’s you, please contact us), we’ve sourced a great itinerary from the Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions.

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