About Nijmegen

Nijmegen is a municipality and a city in the east of the Netherlands, near theGerman border. It is considered to be the oldest city in The Netherlands and celebrated its 2000th year of existence in 2005. The municipality is part of the "Stadsregio Arnhem-Nijmegen" (Cityregion Arnhem-Nijmegen (neighbouring city, 15 km north)), a metropolitan area with 736,107 inhabitants (January 2011)