You’ve met a nice single through dating site My Transgender Cupid and you really want to meet up. You or your date lives all the way up north and that’s why you want to know what there is to do in the province of Groningen when it comes to dating. To make your first date an unforgettable experience, My Transgender Cupid has listed the 5 most fun dating spots in the province of Groningen for you!
Is your date not from Groningen? Then it might be extra fun to visit the symbol of the city of Groningen. It is an impressive sight for tourists at the end of the Big Market (Grote Markt): the gray monster of 96.8 meters that towers high above the market square. The Martinitoren, d 'Olle Grieze in flat Gronings, was built in Gothic style and its construction started in 1469. Are you both up for the challenge and climb the 251 stairs of d’Olle Grieze? (Which means The Old Grey one in their local dialect).
The Groninger Museum was established in 1874 and opened its own particular building twenty years after the fact on the Praediniussingel, in 1894. The present working of the gallery was opened in 1994. With various exhibitions and themes, the Groninger Museum is the perfect place to get to know each other better by waking through the different halls and have a taste of the culture of Groningen. You can conclude this special date in a cozy way with a snack and a drink in the center of Groningen which is in walking distance of the museum! .
From Groningen you are so on the Frisian Wadden Island Schiermonnikoog. With the ferry you and your date sail from the Groningen village of Lauwersoog and within 45 minutes you can get a breath of fresh air on the beach. Together with your lovebird bird watching of walking through the dunes, it's all possible. If visitors are not allowed to drive in Schiermonnikoog, only the ladies drive around in cars. An original way to explore is by covered wagon. The covered wagons are pulled by strong Belgian draft horses, and during the ride you and your date can enjoy the beautiful forests, dunes and the beach. Do you want to make your ride extra romantic? Then you can book a picnic trip.
You are also good at Groningen for an animal date. In Groningen Pieterburen is the famous SRRC from Lenie 't Hart. Men, show your soft side and take your date with you to the cute baby seals. During the tour you will learn all about the dogs, and in addition there is a permanent exhibition about the seal sanctuary. According to the ANWB, the seal sanctuary in Pieterburen is the most fun outing in Groningen, so you should not miss that while in Groningen!
In Westerwolde, together you can enjoy the beautiful settlers’ village of Bourtange. In this village with a notable pentagonal shape, you can experience the many historical attractions as if you both are in the 16th century! In the Burcht in Wedde, is the only castle in the province of Groningen, the famous battle of Heiligerlee was concocted. This was the first victory of the 'William of Orange' troops in the Eighty Years' War. The rich history of Westerwolde can also be found in the fortress Bourtange and the Crosier Monastery in Ter Apel, the only rural monastery in Europe that is also on the list of UNESCO.