Venlo is a large city in the Netherlands, located near the German border and is part of the Limburg province. It is known as being ‘Europe’s Greenest City’ because of its commitment to greener policies and promoting the use of renewable energy sources. Venlo is known for having an affordable cost of living, lower than in many other parts of Western Europe. Expats moving to Venlo will find that it is possible to get around the city easily by bus or on foot, with a number of residents also choosing to travel by bicycle. The city has various rail and road links to other parts of the Netherlands and Germany as well as being located near the German airports of Dusseldorf and Weeze for travel further afield.