The Blaarmeersen is a recreational area (100 hectares) in the Belgian city of Ghent. It is located along the Ringvaart, the Leie and the Watersportbaan. It is a green area with groves, lawns and hiking trails around a central pond with a beach and sports infrastructure.
Blaarmeersen sports and recreation park is a green jewel beside the Watersportbaan in Ghent. This is where Ghent residents come jogging, and rowing clubs battle it out on the water. The Watersportbaan in Ghent is also the setting for many festivals and activities for people of all ages. Fun and…
Summer lake with beach, hiking trail, watersports, skating and more. Take bus 38.
“Close to the city, but very nice to empty your head during a 5 kilometer walk. There's a lot of birds to see. ”
“Lovely interactive museum to spend time with the kids, only 15 mins walking.”
“The museum dedicated to modern art. Besides their permanent collection, you can visit some interesting expositions.”
“The café of Arts Centre Vooruit Large cultural chit-chat café and eatery with an Art Deco interior; originally the heart of Ghent’s socialist movement. Cultural temple for theatre, concerts, dance and parties. Many organic and/or fair-trade products and a veggie daily special. To celebrate its 100th anniversary, Vooruit is bringing Triomf, one of its old beers, back to life. You can taste this 100% organic, highly fermented 6% vol. beer at Vooruit Café or the Vooruit shop. Cheers! ”