day out in Nijmegen
Nijmegen, the oldest town in the Netherlands, used to be home to
the Romans and Emperor Charlemagne, whose castle was here in the
imperial town by the river Waal. Colourful, bright, open, lively,
bubbling and with a pleasant atmosphere - these have been its
characteristics for centuries, making it a town very different
from any other in this country.
has small, cosy shops with a pleasant atmosphere only known to the
locals, as well as a new shopping street called Marikenstraat.
Lange Hezelstraat, on the other hand, is the oldest shopping
street in the Netherlands. You can also go for a walk in the lower
town where you will find numerous small curiosity shops. "A
day out in Nijmegen" will give you full details on the many
for an overview of all activities in the district of Nijmegen.