Groningen holiday apartments for a stay in the north of the Netherlands
Groningen is a municipality and the capital city of the province of the same name, which is the most northern part of the country, with Friesland, West Frisian islands, and Drenthe all within easy reach of your Groningen holiday letting. This city is rich in tradition, whilst also being a lively place. The University of Groningen has been here since 1614 and students form a large part of the community here. With that inevitable comes a buzzing nightlife, a wealth of shopping facilities, and a diverse culture. Find a holiday apartment in Groningen to profit from a range of music festivals throughout the year, ranging from the "Eurosonic Norderslag" which gives talented young musicians around Europe a chance to perform to the "Stichting Jazz" festival for jazz fans.
Groningen – from traditional to modern
The most famous work of architecture in the city is the Martini Tower, which, at a height of 97 meters, gives an evocative view over the city. Don't let that stop you ascending to the top of Martinikerk, the oldest church in Groningen from the 13th century. Groningen holiday rentals will also provide the chance to see some of the university's old edifices. For a modern gem, however, the Groningen Museum is an impressive display of modern architecture, designed by Alessando Mendini. The interior matches it and is especially appealing to art fans, but a n essential excursion for anyone who has rented a Groningen holiday lettings. These are just a few interesting excursions you could make here, but this city is so alive with culture that there is fun to be had regardless of what you choose to do.