Maastricht is one of the most European and international cities that exists. You can feel it, see it, taste it. It’s a place with a unique energy and dynamism that you won’t experience anywhere else in Europe. The culture and history shine from the old city walls and the cobblestone streets. The mix of languages and flavours makes the city burst with creativity, enterprise, and culinary delights.
Known as the birthplace of the Treaty on the European Union, Maastricht is an international city, welcoming people from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds. Home to numerous international institutes, the city attracts countless foreign visitors both for tourism and business and many thousands of international students. You can see why the city has such an international feel!
Apart from its European vibe and international dynamism, Maastricht is also conveniently located at the heart of the EU Meuse-Rhine region between eight airports and is well served by international trains to major cities such as London, Paris and Frankfurt. There is also easy access into Maastricht from Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Brussels, Cologne and Düsseldorf airports.