Ghent In Pictures

This weekend I was exploring historical Ghent. After seeing Antwerp this year and Brussels last year, Ghent was also on my travel bucket list.

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I am not only surrounded by pretty winding canal-side pathways, but also immaculately preserved medieval buildings.

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Have you ever heard of Ghent?

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It is a city located in the Flemish Region of Belgium and it is one of the biggest cities in the province.

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Back in 1300, the city was the richest in Northern Europe.

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Today, Ghent amazes with stunning architecture, beautiful port and well-known university.

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One of the most common festivals is the ten-day-long “Ghent Festival” that is held every year.

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 It feels great to be discovering historical, cultural and culinary highlights of Ghent and walking by my favourite cafés, chocolate shops and delis.

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Ghent also offers a great variety of dining spots.

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You can find everything here – from your local neighborhood bar to family-friendly favorites featuring cuisine ranging from international fare to comfort foods.

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There are many ways to unwind in Ghent.

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You can ride your bike.

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Pamper yourself.

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Enjoy the arts. Visit a brewery.

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The possibilities are endless!

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How do you like Ghent in pictures?

 

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