Travel Blogs from Ghent
... is what one side of the wall looks like.
This is beer city.
We wandered looking for a red wine and found it in a little bistro. We were sipping away only to discover what we were slurping was Jacobs Creek. We've come a long way, baby!
After lunch we found a cafe in ...
... and Nats found the perfect one. It departs October 1. Its 28 days, from Copenhagen to Los Angeles. It gets us through the top of South America, through Central America, and the US leaving us a direct flight away from Melbourne. Splitting it into two legs, makes it the same price each, as a direct flight home. It gives us 28 days free food, entertainment, accommodation and gym.
Its booked, well eventually it was, after a painfully challenging ...
... to take across the Atlantic was a British Airlines 747 exit seat…A quick
and painless journey to London. In London, after an hour delay, we hear the
foreboding message that our plane to Brussels has a mechanical problem and the
engineers are trying to fix it quickly….Three hours later the mechanical
problem was fixed (apparently) along with tires changed and we were off to
Brussels for a quick, no .…very ...
... tale, with "gingerbread" style rooftops and sides. I've posted some pics and you will see what I mean. We toured the main castle in town, which unlike some of the restored and "glorified" ones we have seen' is completely medieval. There is a large room outfitted just as the original torture chamber, an eerie and unsettling display of unbelievable human torture. Often, the mentally insane were "lumped" in with ...
... the right
train or I would have felt like such an idiot) and made it to the airport.
Going through security I couldn’t help giggling when we made it through okay
but on the other side Servet speaks in overly loud English to the xray examiner
“Ah let me guess – you want to see this!” and starts pulling some contraption
out of his bag to the amazement of the airport security guys who hadn’t asked
for him to show them anything. ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Eden Hotel Ghent
Other places to stay in Ghent
Maaltekouter 3, Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Drabstraat , Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $148
- Gets no better than this
- Perfect in every way
- Comfort & location
Akkerhage 2, Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $102
Hoogpoort 63, Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Another good sofitel
- A weekend in bed
- Relaxing well appointed hotel
Nederkouter 24-26, Ghent | 2 star hotelfrom $93
Goudenleeuwplein 5, Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $108
Limburgstraat 2, Ghent | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Waaistraat 5, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $122
Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Poel 1 - 2, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $119
Akkerhage 1, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Koning Albertlaan 121, Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $96
Jan Breydelstraat 35, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Koningin Elisabethlaan 3, Ghent | 1 star hotelfrom $136
Kasteellaan 51, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $126
Hoogpoort 75 - 77, Botermarkt 2, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $136
Poel 25, Ghent | Hotelfrom $89
Sint-Denijslaan 19, Ghent | Hotelfrom $107
Gordunakaai 59, Ghent | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Kraanlei 37, Ghent | 4 star hotelfrom $169
- The best hotel!!!!
- Great stay in Ghent
- Ver para creer
Achilles Musschestraat 39, Ghent | 2 star hotelfrom $118
Vliegtuiglaan 21, Ghent | Hotelfrom $56
Koningin Astridlaan 138, Ghent | 1 star hotelfrom $131
Oude Houtlei 56, Ghent | Hotelfrom $122
Barrestraat 3, Ghent | Hotelfrom $90
Jan Breydelstraat 8, Ghent | Hotelfrom $75