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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 Travel Guide

Gent is rich in culture, beer, chocolate and jewelry traditions combining the old and the new in an attractive way. Being a port, it is an economically developed city; it is also a lively and lovely city mainly because of Gent University, one of the largest in Belgium with more than 30.000 students. read more

Gent Sightseeing

Gent might be considered a nice blend of comfortable living and history, of medieval times and modern ones. The old part of the city was totally renovated and consists of notable old houses and buildings situated on quiet streets paved with cobblestones or in the background of the Leie River. 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 Nightlife

If you like beer and you want to try as many types as you can, there is the perfect place for you called “Dullet Griet” which offers 250 types of beer, but you need to have: money, time and alcoholic resistance to enjoy so much drinking. There are plenty of other bars that serve mainly beer, but no one compares to “Dullet Griet”. read more

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