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Girls' weekend getaway

Planning a girls' weekend getaway soon? Cities like London and Paris are obvious choices. Maybe a bit too obvious! That's why we sought out other nice destinations to go shopping, relax, enjoy culture and culinary surprises. Who will hop on board and joins us?
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Shopping in Lille

The train will take you and your friends to this Northern French shopping paradise in a few hours. Around Rue de BĂ©thune, you'll find all the major chains and department stores such as FNAC and Galarie Lafayette. For boutiques, Rue de la Monnaie is the place to be. Bring out those credit cards!

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Cultural Ghent

As you roll into Ghent, the centuries-old history will pass right past you. Stroll around or view the beautiful buildings from the 95 metre high Belfry Tower. Want to get back to modern times? Quickly go to the Oude Dokken; a vibrant hotspot for concerts, exhibitions and film. Travel to this girls' weekend getaway with Thalys or Intercity Brussels

  • Get off in the heart of Ghent

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Culinary delights in Hamburg

Does this German place name remind you of fast food? Don't be fooled, Hamburg is the city for gourmet-lovers and foodies! Try, for example, Bullerei where TV chef Tim (the German Jamie Olivier) will surprise you with culinary delights. Visit the CHOCOVERSUM for dessert. Eaten enough yet?

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Baths in Aachen

Do you dream of relaxing from head to toe with your girlfriends for a weekend? Then Aachen is is the ideal destination. This is where ancient Romans bathed in healing mineral springs and thermal baths. If you go a girls’ weekend of pure relaxation then travel in comfort too.

  • The train will take you back and forth comfortably!
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