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"Ghent with a twist” – discovering Belgium with the BJA Friendship Committee

Join the BJA Friendship Committee for a delightful afternoon in Ghent on Saturday, July 20, 2024. Explore the city with expert guide Lieven De Smet, who will bring Ghent's rich history to life with engaging stories and fascinating anecdotes. As you know Ghent is the sister city of Kanazawa since 1971- a beautiful bond of friendship!

During the ten days of the Ghent Festivities or Gentse Feesten, the city is alive with music and cultural events, making it the perfect time to visit. Discover Ghent's iconic landmarks and hidden gems with us.

Celebrate the friendship between Japan and Belgium by enjoying a vibrant day in Ghent with family and friends. We look forward to seeing you there!

When?

Saturday 20 July 2024, 14:00

Program

14:00 Start of the Visit of “Ghent with a Twist” under expert guidance of Lieven De Smet
16:00 End of visit with a further opportunity to enjoy Ghent

Meeting Point?

At 14:00, Reep 4 (little bridge) at the backside of the St-Baafs Cathedral in Ghent

Participation fee

BJA Members: 10 € (free for children under 12 years old)
Non-members:  25 €

Contact or questions:

BJA Friendship Committee Co-Chairs, Pierre: + 32 470 54 47 40 / Tamara: +32 460 96 21 88 or bja.fc.organiser@gmail.com

Please make your reservation latest by 14 July 2024.
Reservations are first come and first served basis, with limited space.
Cancellations are accepted until 12 July 2024.
Registrations are made automatically upon completion of the online form.
After this date, the fees will be charged and not refunded

 

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Sponsors

AGC GLASS EUROPE
BARCO
DAIKIN EUROPE
Deloitte
GROUP S
H. DE BEUKELAER & CO.
HONDA MOTOR EUROPE LOGISTICS NV
LIEDEKERKE
LINKLATERS LLP
MITSUI & CO BENELUX S.A./N.V.
NIPPON GASES
NTT DATA
SUMITOMO BENELUX
TAKEDA BELGIUM
TOKAI OPTECS
TOYOTA MOTOR EUROPE
UMICORE
VIALTO PARTNERS
WILMERHALE (WILMER CUTLER PICKERING HALE AND DORR LLP)