City profile

Venlo has a population of over 90,000. It's located in green surroundings in northern Limburg, next to the German border. With the river Meuse running right through its centre from South to north.. It attracts many German visitors which give the city a little German touch. The geographical proximity makes Venlo a popular shopping spot for Germans, but also for visitors from Belgium. In this regard, a large and diverse retail sector has established itself in Venlo. Currently, Venlo is preparing for the Floriade, the World Horticultural Exposition that in 2012 will take place in Venlo. Venlo is located in the Maasduinen (Meuse Dunes) nature reserve, with its waterways, lakes, wandering dunes and forest areas. next to the river Maas Venlo has a beautiful old town with large and small shops, which are called in Dutch モWinkelヤ. In and around the city centre with its beautiful City Hall and the bustling market there are cafes and restaurants everywhere inviting you to linger. Venlo is characterised by well-maintained quiet residential neighbourhood, beautiful parks and lots of greenery and even the university campus is centrally located in the countryside.

University of Applied Sciences

City Travel

Flights to Eindhoven Airport from: Dublin and Cork
Train Eindhoven to Venlo: 40m