This endlessly charming university city is The Netherland’s jewel of the north, a perfect mix of historic architecture and young-at-heart energy. Bike to all our favorite hotspots, on a route that takes you through leafy parks, cobblestone market squares and buzzing café-lined streets. Follow our tips and treat yourself to a delicious local lunch, spend the afternoon seeing the best exhibitions at Groningen Museum and head out to the best clubs when sun goes down.

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