State of the Maas | 3 May 2015

State of the Maas | 3 May 2015

Blog, Jasper Wanten, State of the Maas
    Far removed from the Randstad, the political, economic, and cultural heart of this country, lies the province of Limburg. In recent months, it appeared in the news only when yet another of its politicians found himself tangled up in a corruption scandal and/or conflict of interest. Its inhabitants, including yours truly, are o en ridiculed for their odd dialect and inability to speak Dutch in a way in which members from the country‚Äôs other 11 provinces are able to understand it as well. However, despite the somewhat negative image, cities like our very own Maastricht still manage to attract lots of tourists, who somewhere next year, would be able to enjoy the best public transport system in the country, since two months ago it was announced that a…
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