Berg en Dal, Nijmegen and Ooij, are other places in the area which are also worth exploring.
To really understand Nijmegen, head to one of its museums and theaters. There are plenty of excellent places to take the family for an afternoon including Africa Museum, the National Bicycle Museum and Valkhof Museum.
Browse the boutiques and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby malls and markets such as Grote Markt.
Spend an evening with fellow soccer lovers at Goffert Stadium, cheering on local heroes, the Nijmegen Eendracht Combinatie. On game days follow the river of green, red and black, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a few post-game beers.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Mercure Hotel Nijmegen Centre, the Amrâth Hotel Belvoir, and the popular Bastion Hotel Nijmegen.