Discover Benelux, Issue 27, March 2016

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Discover Benelux | Explore Den Bosch | Introduction

‘s-Hertogenbosch, also known as Den Bosch, is a beautiful fortified town and by far the best city to experience hospitality and the ‘Burgundian’ lifestyle. Its city centre is bursting with events and activities.

Burgundian A visit to Den Bosch is not complete without experiencing the real Bossche hospitality and unique Burgundian culture. The city centre is packed with lively bars and lovely restaurants. Den Bosch is home to three popular restaurant areas, the Uilenburg, the Korte Putraat and the Parade. All offering a wide array of cuisines.

Shopping Fancy concept stores, trendy fashion shops and beautiful boutiques; Den Bosch is home to all. Shopping in Den Bosch has a unique cultural and historical ambiance, whether you go to one of the larger shopping streets, or discover the small attractive alleys. Are you looking for that one exclusive item? Visit the Snellestraat, shopping area Het Bossche Kwartier, or Den Bosch’s high-end shopping street the Verwersstraat.

Culture Den Bosch is a city filled with cultural highlights. Visit the Museum Quarter, home to Het Noordbrabants Museum and Stedelijk Museum Den Bosch, the biggest museum of the Netherlands. Additionally, in Den Bosch you can enjoy many forms of art and culture. Go to an (inter)national theatre performance, or visit one of the many concert halls. Would you rather escape the rush of the city? Then visit Het Bossche Broek, a national park just outside Den Bosch’s city centre. Here you can also enjoy the city’s beautiful skyline.

Extend your stay Would you like to experience Den Bosch to the fullest? Then stay for one or more nights at one of the unique (boutique) hotels or cosy bed and breakfasts around the city. Looking forward to exploring all the highlights? Take a look at the Visit Den Bosch website for the top ten must-sees. Here you will find all the inspiration you need for a trip to the city. Issue 27 | March 2016 | 21