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Groningen is the capital city of the Dutch province of the same name. It is mainly known for its great student life, a big part of the population is made up by students, taking place around the big market square called "Grote Markt" and the "Vismarkt". On the Grote Markt you also find the most famous landmark of the Groningen, the Martinitoren.

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Academy Building, University of Groningen

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  • Party town-Groningen-Place to get distroyed
    Hi All, Let me introduce a fun cool place to hang out in the north of Netherlands. Only if you want to avoid the heavy tourist places like Amsterdam, then you can not miss the opportunity to stay in Groningen for 1 or 2 nights. All the clubs and pubs are getherd in the center of the town. Most people ...

  • Amsterdam one and two day trips.
    The easiest daytrip is to Haarlem, which is very close to Amsterdam. Other ones would include Delft, Leiden, Utrecht and Den Haag. If you want to head out into the country and don't mind spending a few hours on the train, you can have a go at Maastricht or Groningen ...

  • doing research in NL and Germany.....need help....
    Student populations in Holland: Groningen, Utrecht, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Tilburg, Maastricht. ...

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    Via via heb ik begrepen dat het reageren op de posts een beetje een gedoe is. Ik heb het even getes ...
    Posted in Jorrit in Canada by JorritH

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    Even een paar 'nuttige' linkjes. Site van de universiteit: Université de Sherbrooke Officiël ...
    Posted in Jorrit in Canada by JorritH

  • Groningen
    March 25 As for the city of Groningen- I absolutely loved it! It's so clean and soo many young people and everyone is happy and friendly. My hostel is spotless as well, and I'm literally the only one staying here haha. The air is sweet and fresh and the architecture is beautiful. It probably helped ...
    Posted in Semester in the Netherlands 2011 by sarah11790

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