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General information
Ghent is a fairly good city to go shopping, with a good variety of shops and several pedestrian shopping streets.
Regular shop hours are 10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.
Shops are closed on Sundays and official holidays.

Velderstreet in Ghent  

Velderstraat and Volderstraat
These streets cross each another and are the main shopping streets of Ghent. The Volderstraat is a bit more fashionable than the Velderstraat. A picture of the Volderstreet you find above.

Post Plaza in Ghent

Post Plaza
There is a small shopping center in the old post office on the Korenmarkt.

Markets in Ghent  

There are several markets such as: Flower market (Kouter every day from 7.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.) / Flea market (Sint-Jacobs/Beverhoutplein: Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings)
Small pets and barn-door fowl (Oude Beestenmarkt, every Sunday morning) / On the Groentenmarkt there's a market on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Hoogpoort in Ghent  

Because there is no traffic allowed in this street, it's nice to shop here.