Holiday Inn Gent Expo
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHoliday Inn Gent Expo Ghent
It was a good hotel with a tram nearby to go to the city center.
Good breakfast too.
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... good time. Once back on land we made an early night of it and contentedly wandered back to the train and Brussels. On a quick grocery run we decided it was time to get serious. About beer. About peach flavoured beer. After careful consideration we selected a Belgian artisan beer with an art nouveau label that tasted like fuzzy peaches. It was the perfect way to celebrate a last night in Belgium. ...
... bustling with a really good atmosphere and a stuffed moose head that Lyn kept banging his head on! After we had demolished a few racks we headed out to find the light!
It really wasn't that difficult....we followed the shuffling hordes of thousands of Belgians following the loop. It was like a well organised orderly sponsored walk. The only problem was avoiding the black pillars in the streets that you couldn't see in the crowds. ...
... 7 that we learned this. Up until then, we were wandering a historic center cluttered with beer, food, and craft tents, none of which were open for business. Nevertheless, we did see a bit of a parade, including a carrot-cannon, tried some traditional Ghentish sweets (not to my liking), and enjoyed a bit of street food and beer.
... and had already had wine and ouzo, so another drink sounded like a fine idea. After it arrived at the table, the owner brought out his wife, who got into an animated conversation with Ari, and returned with a package of Greek coffee. “When I go back, I get my mother to bring you a present!” they promised. We had just barely finished our drinks, when the owner returned with yet another round.
We eventually staggered out, three hours ...
... 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 ...