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Old Market Square, Leuven

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Known for its nightlife, Old Market Square boasts over 40 cafes and bars. Choose from a range of spots, from casual to elegant, and during peak season watch the crowds of locals and visitors chatting over drinks. Students often frequent the less expensive bars on the side streets that branch off from the square. Head to one of these hideaways for inexpensive refreshment with a bohemian ambiance. For people-watching, consider finding a spot in the square where you can relax and take in the historical architecture and passersby. Plan to visit Old Market Square during your Leuven vacation using our convenient Leuven trip generator.
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  • The old market square of Leuven is rich in historical buildings and life for many students, both national and international, and tourists fascinated by the building style of Belgian towns. Not to be missed!
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  • If this is a University City leuven region full fantastic, architecture, cafes, restaurant are very nice.
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  • This square is really nice, there are a lot of different bars. If you want to just sit and have a drink, this is a possibility and if you want to have a good party is a possibility as well! Enjoyed it...  more »