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Best things to do in Groningen

Art Museum
“Impressive museum with changing collections on display. The design of the building is dramatic and modern, the collections typically contemporary. Located across the train station in an absolutely beautiful part of the city.”
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Scenic Lookout
“Climb the tower to have a stunning view over the city. 15 min walk from the appartment.”
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Park
“Best place in the city for chilling with just a blanket and a bottle of wine. I love to watch people and chat with my friends over here. ”
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Café
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“great place for a stone oven baked pizza. Really popular with students because of their low prices. Great outdoor area. ”
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Movie Theater
“Cinema. All Dutch movies have subtitles, so you can also easily follow the movie if you do not speak Dutch :-)”
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Shopping Mall
“The city Groningen is living and the most beautiful city in the Netherlands. It is only 20 minutes by car!”
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Plaza
“The central square in Groningen, with lots of shops, bars and restaurants. With some beautiful architecture at the east, south and west sides, ranging from very old to very modern. ”
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Establishment
“The cultural centre of Groningen, with many concerts and performance of national and international artists and performers.”
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Route
“one the best shopping streets in the Netherlands, with quirky boutiques and small concept stores: from clothes to presents and delis”
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Restaurant
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“Only bar in the world with a Robot Arm behind the bar, there is also a great wine bar, restaurant and cocktailbar in the same building. Great atmosphere and hotspot in town!”
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Point of Interest
“Not only a lovely building to see, but the regular stage for comedians, artists and performers. About 20 min walk from the appartment”
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Sublocality
“If you have some time in Groningen and like walking, also try the Stadspark.”
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Plaza
“brilliant market. try the fish stands and stop for delicious kibbeling to eat on the spot or try the raw herring, dutch style!”
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Plaza
“especially on Friday and Saturday an extensive food market. famous for fresh fish, dutch cheese, meat and vegetables.”
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Establishment
“I highly recommend the " brakke brunch" on the Sunday. From 11.30 till 15u. For 13euro its " all you can eat" Its located at a nice square with an outside terrace. ”
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Cafe
“The other best bar in Groningen for drinks is surely De Pintelier, which was not only voted best bar of the city but also the second best bar of the Netherlands. It features a wide selection of Belgian beers (I grudgingly admit their superiority) and is absolutely wonderful for atmosphere. Of course, being that famous, it’s often incredibly crowded. If you should go here and it’s full, you’ll be happy to know that the other bars close by are good as well.”
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