# Markets – Rummage among the antiques, collectibles, fashion, books, and fresh produce at one or all of Maastricht different markets.
# Vibrant Culinary Scene – From Mediterranean and Asian specialties, to local delights, Michelin-starred restaurants and traditional Maastricht pubs, the countless restaurants in Maastricht offer a rich variety of gastronomic delights. Discover the culinary scene.
# Art & Design – Modern and classic arts, fine architecture, and a variety of exhibitions are scattered around the city, all of which enable you to experience a world of culture during the Congress.
# History – Dive into history and meet Bèr and Carlo, the famous Mosasaurusses of Maastricht, or choose to experience Maastricht’s past through the history of local crafts and industry.
Best options for travel to Maastricht
Located in the heart of Europe, Maastricht is easily accessible from all major European cities. It is neighboured by Belgium and Germany and located close to the French border. Cities like Liège, Aachen, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt and Brussels are just a stone’s throw away. Choose your preferred method of transportation - by plane, train or car.
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