Welcome to Limburg

From mid-August, the heather is in full bloom. Extensive heath landscapes then form a beautiful backdrop for a walk or cycle trip. Hasselt is the capital of the Belgian province of Limburg. Belgium has a total of 10 provinces, 5 of which are in Flanders. Limburg has so much to offer in every season. Wonderful […]


Did you know that in the 19th century the average Belgian drank 9,5 litres of jenever every year? And jenever still remains popular to this day! With the yearly jenever festival and a local jenever museum, Hasselt still has a special bond with this local product. Jenever exists in multiple forms, ranging from grain jenever […]

Welcome to Hasselt

Hasselt is the capital city of the Belgian province of Limburg. It lies along the Demer River near the¬†Albert Canal. For centuries it has been a centre of administration, a market town, and a home of distilleries; the gin called Hasselt Jenever is still produced there! Today Hasselt counts over 78.000 inhabitants and has seven […]