The province of Limburg in Flanders is located in the easternmost part of Belgium, bordering other Belgian provinces like Antwerp, Flemish Brabant, Liège and a neighboring country, the Netherlands. The capital of the province is Hasselt and the official language of the region is Dutch. The province is historically known for coal mining.
The Open Air Museum in Bokrijk near Hasselt is an exhibition of Limburg's popular rural architecture, a usual place of attraction for holidaymakers. There, visitors can get a view of old houses, cottages and farms with their unique constructions. Also, the arboretum in Bokrijk is a botanical garden where herbs, plants and trees can be seen. Tongeren, Belgium's oldest city, is home to the Béguinage, which has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Aside from this, the greatest antique flea market in Belgium is located in Tongeren, Limburg. There, visitors renting Limburg apartments are bound to find several household items displayed for sale. If you are on the lookout for buildings with Gothic architecture, you might want to visit to the Tongeren Basilica, with its many collections of religious artworks. The Gallo-Romeins Museum's archaeological collections in Tongereno is an unmissable sight. Visit the inspirational historical sights near Annecy Holiday Lettings.
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Apart from these, Hasselt has an indoor theme park, said to be the first of its kind in Belgium. Visitors and families with children can make day trips to the adventure park and take part in the many colorful activities. If you choose to visit the Japanese Garden in Hasselt, there you will get acquainted with the Japanese culture in already scheduled live entertainments. The Herckenrode Abbey and the National Genever Museum are also notable places of attraction.
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Moreover, if you want sports and other leisure activities while in Limburg, there are hiking trails in Summer for your pleasure. At the 'Kattevennen', there is a wide range of sporting activities on offer like horse riding, mountain biking, skiing and playing golf. Getting accommodation in Limburg holiday rentals may also offer your the opportunity to take part in indoor sports. Depending on your accommodation needs, Limburg holiday rentals have a lot to offer. Altogether, the natural environment, the various cultural events and locations alongside a comfortable accommodation make holidays in Limburg idyllic. Stuck for ideas on brilliant European getaways? We also recommend Sardinia Villa Rentals
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