Bridge builders

Honorary consuls remain modest, despite adding allure to Limburg.

They issue passports and identity cards, perform ceremonial duties and represent cultural, economic and social interests. More importantly, howeve...Read more


Collections based on the region

Bonnefantenmuseum benefits from the network of fellow institutions in Belgium and Germany

The Bonnefantenmuseum in Maastricht was established more than 125 years ago. The museum exhibits mainly visual art, everything from old masters to con...Read more


In favour of speaking dialects

Ilse Maassen-Bekker and her husband – ski and mountain guide Edward Bekker – opened a ski and mountaineering centre and a guesthouse in the village of Finhaut.

Ilse Bekker-Maassen has been living in Switzerland since 1998. After a successful international career in public relations, Ilse and her husband &ndas...Read more


The Rotterdammers of the south

'The Netherlands is an ideal climate for logistics companies, but Limburg offers several additional advantages.'

Twenty years ago, Amway Supply Chain Services decided to relocate to Venlo after a lengthy tender process. The organisation responsible for storing an...Read more