Au Contraire

Monterreystraat 40, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Ghent

The Ghent Altarpiece

A travel blog entry by frankandcarolyn on May 21, 2014

2 comments, 7 photos

... with the help of several kind people, we found the tram (and bought tickets) that took us close to the cathedral. With the help of an audio guide, we had a great interpretation of the panels (also called "retable").

After about 90 minutes of listening and exploring this fabulous cathedral, it was time to make our way back to the train station. . . and find Starbucks for coffee before heading back to Brugge to ...

Vet School and Barbeque

A travel blog entry by kgratz on May 12, 2014

7 photos

... are more like your vet school. They accept all students after high school, but if you can't hack the first three years you cannot move on. It was quite interesting to hear how different it was, and for us hoping for vet school, we were wondering why we don't just go to Belgium. Unfortunately, the University of Ghent is not an accredited vet school in the United States. Otherwise, I would be going to Belgium for three years to get my DVM.
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Butterfly Pirate!

A travel blog entry by kyajade on Nov 28, 2013

33 photos

... had to ride home, then the three of us spent the rest of the night chilling and chatting and playing some guitar. We ended up in a bit of a D&M about families, morals and religions, then after a while it was about 2:30 and Karina said she was going to bed. So I played her a song that I just made up about not going to sleep, and that its not time for bed! Pretty funny! But we did end up going to bed eventually, a little (or a lot) drunk at ...

Sunday in Ghent

A travel blog entry by melendra on Apr 29, 2013

1 comment, 9 photos

... s age and a daughter who is six years old. Sage bonded with Will immediately by asking if Emma was as annoying as Bryn. (Emma wasn't happy to be called annoying, but she was happy to play with Bryn.) Craig and Janene have a son who is four years old, and he also happily played with Bryn.

We all had a really great time, and it was such fun to compare paperwork stories. We thought that most of our paperwork issues ...

My First Traveling Adventure!

A travel blog entry by rwiegman on Feb 22, 2013

19 photos

... walking as all the waiters call out to you and try to get your attention. The street looks cool but I walked quickly down it. We wandered around some more and looked quickly at The Grand Place, but then the rest of our group had arrived. We went back to meet our other five friends (Dana, Alex, Charlie, Jenna, and Wesley). They were starving so we checked out a couple places that looked fast and settled on a sandwich ...

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