Hostel De Draecke

Sint-Widostraat 11, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Ghent

Ghent better than Bruges?

A travel blog entry by clarkyreno

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I need a haircut! Let's see how this can go. ;). Anyway. Ghent has been a very relaxed, chill stop. Just what I needed after the first part of my trip! I've only finished about one fourth of my trip so far, but it feels like its been 4 months! Ghent is. Cool, tons of midevil and gothic architecture. Not nearly as many tourists as bruge but offers …

A visit to the most famous Belgian beer bar

A travel blog entry by lawslo

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... show off the scent, color and taste of the beer. It took a few minutes of searching and she brought one beer. Dan raised the glass and sipped through the foam narrowing his eyes and sighing audibly, “Aghhh!” Daisy raised her eyebrows,”Is it OK?” Pursing his lips and then smiling, “Now that is a beer!” Dan replied and everyone drank. “I guess it won’t be an elephant day,” I thought. ...

Finally Made it to Ghent

A travel blog entry by kgratz

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... thing ever. Jennie and I got our room keys and went up to the room, Brittni came in a little later. We got our stuff set down and re-situated, and headed back down for dinner.
One of the professors from the Veterinary School at the University of Ghent gave us a tour of the city centrum, and brief historical significances. The most interesting was that the tallest tower in Ghent had a bell in it, that was very heavy, so it ...

Atomium and Couchsurfing

A travel blog entry by kyajade

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... so with her accent, she was able to successfully claim ignorance, and we obviously didn't speak any Dutch, so he let us all off, and we continued into town, walking the bikes. We didn't have so far to go though, so it was alright. We walked through the beautiful old medieval town, and over some beautiful bridges crossing the river. We stopped at the hospital, as Karina had to drop something off for work (she's a cleaner there) then we crossed the pretty bridge again ...

Ghent? Or Gent

A travel blog entry by glenneuropvaca

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... and Belgium waffles. In the afternoon the four of us met up and wandered the streets admiring the city's remarkably well preserved medieval architecture, stopping to tour a Middle Aged Castle (Gravensteen), and take a boat ride tour through the canals with an engaging guide. We broke frequently, sitting and stopping at outdoor pubs to sample several Belgium brews (Rhonda found Tequila ...

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