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Welcome to Groningen

Great to have you in the city. Whether you’re a first timer or returning, a student, employee or inhabitant: welcome! We know you’ll feel at home soon. Groningen has so much to offer. Space to live, study, work and to be yourself. To discover and develop your talents and to bring out the best in you. We invite you to make Groningen your home.


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10 surprising date destinations in Groningen

When it comes to date night options, you’re spoiled for choice in Groningen. But what if you’re looking for an outing that will really surprise your sweetheart? Check out this list of unconventional date destinations to make a distinctly Groningen impression – and they make great unexpected outings for all the relationships in your life, from your grandma to your next door neighbor or your closest friends!

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Falling in love with Groningen

Groningen is a one-of-a-kind mix of youth and history, nightlife and academia, and long-term locals living side-by-side with newcomers from all over the world. With so much to choose from for all ages, City Central asked our followers about their favorites places in Groningen and what they think makes it such a one-of-a-kind place to call home – here are their tips for some extra special spots in and around the city to enjoy solo, or with some good company!

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