Namur (Dutch: Namen, Nameur in Walloon) is a city and municipality in Wallonia, in southern Belgium. It is both the capital of the province of Namur and (since 1986) of the Walloon Region. Namur stands at the confluence of the Sambre and Meuse rivers and straddles three different regions - Hesbaye to the north, Condroz to the south-east and Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse to the south-west. The language spoken is French. Find property for sale in Namur.
Namur is situated at the confluence of the Sambre and the Meuse and is the ideal base for visiting the picturesque Upper Meuse Valley. Beside being the capital of the province of the same name, Namur is the seat of a bishop, a university town and an important communications junction of railroad, inland shipping and road transport. Industries include glass, porcelain, paper and steel factories that are principally located in the suburb of Jambes. Because of its strategic position Namur suffered a number of sieges in the course of its history. During these sieges, large parts of the town were destroyed again and again, so that a coherent and attractive townscape no longer exists. Get your own property in Namur.
By far the greatest monument of Namur is the Citadel. The Citadel served as a strategic bastion, attracting many attacks and numerous reconstructions during its history. Today the Citadel is accessible by a winding road or by cable car. The Citadel is open daily and offers visitors a look at its wonderful past and its importants throughout history. Because of its strategic location it has been the center point of many battles over its long history. Today Namur has gained considerably in importance. The city is now the political capital of Wallonia and the seat of the Walloon government. Buy your real-estate (flat, apartment, house, luxury villa, land or business/commercial property) in Namur.
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