Did you know that visitors to Maastricht can also have a very Belgian experience? The city bears traces of its unique, centuries-long relationship with its neighbouring country, which has been best preserved in Maastricht’s culinary scene.
Want to know how the German-Roman Emperor Charlemagne is connected to Maastricht? In this blog you will be taken on a journey through the legend of Saint Servatius and the local dialect up to the 'German gate'. Los geht's!
Somebody recently asked Egbert if he was feeling homesick for France. His answer was a simple no. He grew up as a true epicure appreciating the good life in Alsace, which is why he also feels at home in Maastricht with its touch of French flair.
Maastricht is perhaps the most Italian city in the Netherlands,thanks to its Roman history and its wealth of Italian culinary establishments. Discover the Italian atmosphere of Wyck, the Stokstraatkwartier district, and the Onze Lieve Vrouweplein square.