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Located in the Flanders region, Ghent hosts a big Dutch-speaking community. As a real architectural treasure, it attracts expatriates who are looking forward to discover the culture and history with some 20 museums.

Ghent is an ambitious city, ideal for designers, innovators and entrepreneurs. Whether you are looking forward to work, study or retire here, it will also be an opportunity to learn Dutch.

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A work permit is required for any citizen from outside of the EU/EEA states who wishes to work, do an internship, or even be an au-pair in Belgium.

Belgium is the country of comic books, French fries, and beer. It is a great place to live in. Despite their rainy climate, Belgians are known for their hospitality, good mood, and optimism.

Belgium puts a lot of efforts in preserving the environment and the ecological state of its country. Laws and concepts in place help preserve the Flat Country.

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Experience et cætera

6 years ago

My random life as a dynamic, social and adventurer student! You'll find some stuff I would like to share and keep track on as my travels, encounters, thoughts, experiences et cætera.

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OppositeOcean

6 years ago

OppositeOcean is a web blog created and maintained by Leah. Leah is a twenty-something American living abroad in Europe with a passion for languages, art, literature, and one special Belgian. She is a college graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, but finds that the drive to learn endures. Leah has studied abroad in Italy, spent a year studying in Spain, and is now experiencing a new culture in Ghent, Belgium.

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Ivory Pomegranate

7 years ago

Twenty-something American girl moves to Ghent, Belgium after three years in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. I take a lot of photos.

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