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Gent Map, Belgium

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Gent Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Gent with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Gent useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Gent!

Gent Nightlife

Having one of the largest universities in Belgium, the city is young and eager to party late at night. No wonder the streets are crowded and lined up with many bars and pubs. Such an exclusive music bar is considered “Club 69”. The bar list continues with one of the most fancy one in Gent called “Charlatan” where nightlife is at its best with free night performances. read more

Gent History

The name of Gent comes from the Celtic word “ganda” meaning confluence of the rivers Scheldt and Lys. Archeological research proved that the Romans were once inhabitants of Ghent. The Franks invaded the region later and Old Dutch was the language next to Celtic and Latin. During the 7th century the city developed around the new built abbeys (The Saint Peter Abbey and the Saint Bavo’s Abbey) and a commercial... read more

Gent Sightseeing

Another touristic attraction mainly for hippies or rebels is a street right in the center called “the Graffiti Alley”, where everyone with graffiti skills are free to perform in their own way. read more

Gent Travel Guide

Having 230.000 inhabitants, Gent, the capital of the East Flanders province is the 3rd largest port city in Belgium. It is an industrial port city situated at just 30 minutes by train from Brussels and Lille, considered a great destination when visiting Belgium. read more

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