Groningen is a student city, home to one of the largest universities in the Netherlands. The vibrant, youthful atmosphere is palpable, with a lively nightlife and plenty of cultural attractions. The city centre is compact and easy to explore on foot, with narrow streets, gabled houses and a lively market square. The Groningen Museum is a must-visit for art lovers, with a collection of paintings by the Dutch masters, while the Martini Tower offers stunning views over the city. Groningen is also a great place to enjoy a drink or a meal, with a wide choice of restaurants and bars.