Bookshop Dominicanen in Maastricht, the Netherlands. is built within the walls of a century Gothic church building. Photograph: Etienne van SlounTwelve of the world's most beautiful bookshops - in pictures
Oh man, how are we going to explore the rest of Europe in only a year when we have places like this right in Maastricht! There's going to be SO much to see just in our city! - Vrijthof, Maastricht, Limburg, The Netherlands
Beaumont-Vitali M71/88 rifle Manufactured originally in Maastricht in Limburg, Netherlands, following the design of dutch gunsmith Beaumont, possibly inspired by the Mle1866 Chassepot. Due to the French adoption of the Mle1886, these single shot rifles were updated with a Vitali box magazine. 11,3x51mmR blackpowder, four rounds fixed box Italian Vitali magazine.