Top 10 must sees - A city with unique energy

Altogether, the historical locations in the old city centre form the vibrant part of Utrecht. Many of the majestic city castles have been rebuilt into hotels and restaurants and the old storage areas along the wharf are now the place to be for cosy cafés, trendy retail concepts and restaurants offering the cuisine of the world.

But if you look a bit further, you'll actually note that Utrecht is just full of special places. For example, you can drink the best coffee in the city in the modern Voorstraat, find all your exotic groceries in the multicultural Lombok and taste and feel the city's archaeological history at Castellum Hogewoerd. Ready to start discovering all of this? We've made a list of all our favourite places for you.