The Netherlands and the Old European Feel
If you wish to surround yourself with images of old Europe, you can't go wrong with this travel souvenir from The Netherlands. Water might be what best describes Maastricht and it is no wonder as it stands by the Meuse River. Additionally, tourists can see the Jeker River from this site. History buffs will love this city as it is filled with tons of history. The Ancient Romans were here and it was an important cultural and religious town during the Middle Ages. To appreciate the historical relevance of this city, the traveler should be prepared to walk around and admire its monuments and buildings. In fact, Maastricht is the city in The Netherlands with the highest number of monuments. Here, you'll get the essence of the Dutch idiosyncrasy.
Nature and History in Maastricht
Besides, the city is well prepared to receive the demanding travelers as it boasts an impressive array of restaurants that will meet and even exceed their expectations. Be prepared to taste some of Dutch regional dishes and savor the exquisite wines produced in the nearby farms. Not all is about history and culture in Maastricht, as the natural landscape will amaze even those who'd rather wander around the city. The hills surrounding the city offer many opportunities for hiking or you can just enjoy the exquisite landscape that seems to come from a fairy tale. All in all, this is a great travel souvenir to take back home.