You need: 

  • Clothing: the summer is usually warm but mild: 15-25°C, consider warmer clothing for the morning and evening, but be prepared for sunny afternoons
  • Clothing suited to go on a fancy dinner and party afterwards
  • For the girls: shoes suited to walk the cobblestones spread around in Ghent inner city
  • Traditional clothing to wear on the “International Cooking Event”
  • Umbrella and/or rain coat: if you don’t want to get wet. Summer rain is not a rare sight in our beloved country
  • Towels (not provided by the hostel)
  • Writing material


  • Bathing suit
  • Laptop

You DON’T need:

  • Stethoscope
  • White coats
  • Sheets for the the bed (provided by the hostel)