Ghent is a medieval city, with a proud history, but for those who’ve just moved you might be wondering how to make friends in Ghent.
At different times in our lives we’ll have found that our social circles will change. You might have moved city, or maybe your friends have. If you’re living in Belgium and wondering how to make friends in Ghent these tips can help.
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Stroll in the Historic Center of the City
Lose yourself in the beautiful cultural city of Ghent. Where the architectural heritage reflects the rich historical past of the city. A dynamic and vibrant city, it is home to many beautiful fashion and curiosity shops. Take a day to stroll around the city.
Boating on the Lys River
You can enjoy a pleasant boat trip and learn about the history and architecture of this beautiful city thanks to the guide’s comments. Make a stop by the famous Pont Saint Michel to take pictures of one of the most beautiful views of the 3 towers of Ghent (formed by the Church of St. Nicholas, St. Bavo’s Cathedral and the Belfry, a UNESCO World Heritage Site). Why not have a drink on board before going to feast in one of the many restaurants in the city.
Visit a Museum
If it starts to rain, take refuge in one of the many museums of the city. You can visit the Museum of Fine Arts, the Museum of the City of Ghent, the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Museum of Design, the Arnold Vander Haeghen Museum and many more…
Shop at the Flea Market in Bij Sint-Jacobs Square
Every Friday, Saturday or Sunday morning at Bij Sint-Jacobs Square, come and find small treasures at the flea market. On Sunday mornings, you can finish your walk on the Kouter to buy a bouquet of flowers before going for a drink on the terrace.
Brunch in Ghent
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Ghent is the ideal city if you are looking for a place for a good breakfast or a brunch before setting off to explore this pedestrian city. You can feast at the trendy coffee bar at Simon Says or at Gust restaurant for a hearty brunch.
Join GirlCrew to Meet New People
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GirlCrew is the perfect app to meet new people and create new friendships! So what are you waiting for? Download the app as soon as possible to participate in the outings in Ghent, to find travel partners, to ask for advice in the different groups of GirlCrew and to get advice from more than 100,000 members of the whole world!
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