East Flanders

East Flanders

Region: Flanders
Capital: Ghent
Language: Dutch

The province of East-Flanders (Oost-Vlaanderen in Dutch) is located north-west of Brussels.

Ghent is the capital of East-Flanders. The historical city has a rich variety of architecture, arts and culture.

Other smaller cities are Aalst, Sint-Niklaas and Dendermonde. The eastern part of the province, part of the Flemish Diamond, is more densely populated than the western part.