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  • Connect with fellow Irish in Gent

  • Get information in our Gent guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Gent

  • Kelly Powell

    I loved moving to Brussels. But after a while I felt homesick. On InterNations I met a bunch of people from the US. That helped a lot.

InterNations - A Place for Irish in Gent

Dia duit to all of our Irish in Gent! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Irish expats in Gent? Are you looking for advice from other Irish, e.g. which bars in Gent will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for Irish stew?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Gent. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Irish expats, coming from Dublin, Limerick, Cork and all regions of Ireland.

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    From Ireland, living in Gent
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    From Ireland, living in Gent
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    From Ireland, living in Gent
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    From Ireland, living in Gent
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    From Ireland, living in Gent

Meet other Irish in Gent

Meet fellow Irish at our events in Gent

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Irish in Gent.

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Forum Posts by Irish in Gent

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Irish in our Gent expat forums.

  • Refuse Depots
    5 replies
    Oct 27, 9:50 AM
    Community member

    Thanks Kim and Anabela!

  • Handyman
    10 replies
    Nov 4, 9:51 AM
    Community member

    I don't know! I switched it on, it worked for 5min and then both the machine and the power in the building went dead. I pulled all the switches back but when I switched the machine back on, the light …

  • Part-time job
    4 replies
    Jun 28, 7:49 PM
    Community member

    I have heard that there is a job going at Ekki (cafe chain) next to Macdonalds and the art house cinema Sphinx on Sint-Michielshelling. I think they are pretty keen to get someone so may be ok with …

Ask experienced Irish expats in Gent

  • Where can I find Irish food?
  • Where can I meet other Irish?
  • Are there Irish schools in Gent?

Find other Irish to share your hobbies with

Irish Expats in Gent Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Irish expats in Gent exchange experiences and tips to support each other. the "proud city" of Gent can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Gent’s Irish expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Irish expats in Gent.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Gent to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Irish in Gent at Our Events

Our community in Gent is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Gent’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other Irish expats to explore the French-influenced provinces of the Walloon Region. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from Ireland in your local community as well as Irish in Belgium nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Irish living in Gent!

  • Kelly Powell

    I loved moving to Brussels. But after a while I felt homesick. On InterNations I met a bunch of people from the US. That helped a lot.

  • Maria Lombardi

    You can really get lost in the "capital of Europe" - InterNations helped me to get settled and to make a lot of expat friends.

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