Ghent is a city in in . Ghent is a city with a population of a quarter of a million, with rich history. At the same time, Ghent has a relatively high proportion of young people, and a significant seasonal student population.
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Notable Places in the Area

The is a medieval castle at Ghent, in . Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Museum of Fine Arts in Ghent, , is situated at the East side of the Citadelpark. is situated 2 km south of Ghent. Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a relatively new museum located in Ghent, , and is renowned both for its permanent collection and for its provocative exhibitions. is situated 1½ km south of Ghent. Photo: Cristina Pastor, Public domain.

is an historic complex in Ghent, . was originally the festival and art center of the Ghent-based labor movement, with a ballroom, cinema, theater, etc. Photo: Anakinvw, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The or Hof ten Walle was a historic building in Ghent, in which served as the official residence of the Counts of Flanders from the 15th century.

The small beguinage O.L.V. Ter Hooyen is situated in southern area of Ghent. Photo: Francis Schonken, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a densely populated neighbourhood of the city of Ghent, which owes its peculiar name to the presence of the Russian army in 1814-1815. is situated 3½ km southeast of Ghent. Photo: Pan Gerwazy, Public domain.


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