One can easily get the impression that “everyone” has been to Amsterdam, but few know about so many other Dutch cities. And that’s a shame, because there are several extremely charming places in this flat little country.
One of these is Utrecht, which can be described as an Amsterdam in miniature, with an Old Town from the Middle Ages and cobbled pedestrian streets located around canals.
Utrecht has about 350,000 inhabitants. With that, Utrecht Netherlands is the fourth largest city. The city is located quite in the middle of the country, about four miles southeast of the capital Amsterdam. Utrecht has a two-thousand-year-old history, and was the most important city in the northern Netherlands during the Middle Ages. Today Utrecht has the country’s largest university, and one of the Netherlands’ best football team, FC Utrecht. Utrecht is also the football legend Marco van Basten’s hometown.
- Abbreviation: NL
- Country: Netherlands
A big city trip to Utrecht offers canals, pleasant cultural experiences and the best the Netherlands offers of food and drink. Sights and attractions can also be found in Utrecht, so why not treat yourself to a trip here?
List of Utrecht Acronyms
The most commonly used abbreviations about Utrecht is NL which stands for Utrecht. In the following table, you can see all acronyms related to Utrecht, including abbreviations for airport, city, school, port, government, and etc.