All you need to know about Assen

Assen is located half an hour drive outside of Groningen, and is the capital of the province of Drenthe. Well-known for its TT Circuit and Dance Festival, Assen's foundations originate around 1258 when a new location for Marienkamp Abbey has to be found. 

The TT Circuit in Assen is one of the most famous around the world and brings in international visitors each year by their thousands. With close proximity to the Ruhr, financial hubs, and Hamburg, this city is growing. It's well connected transport links means that business travellers can be within major cities within a short time. 

It's main economy comes from the trade and service industries as well as research into the fields of synthetic fibre and medical instrument production.