Ghent River Hotel
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... now!) beer over dinner.
The next day had no travel - so the entire day to explore. After breakfast at the hotel, we headed up the road and hired a couple of bikes. We were told it was one of the best ways to experience Brugge - totally agree. With no real plan in place, we set our sights on a bike path we had seen the day before. It was a good call (if I do say so myself) as it ...
... a slightly out of tune brass band, with a frenetic bass drummer, is playing in the street outside - trouble is, their speciality is Abba with the occasional Michael Jackson. They only have about 10 songs and we're on the 4th run-through. Think the Muppets playing Bolero in your bathroom and you'll have the ...
... and armour, walked up and down narrow spiral stairways, pretended to fire cannons from the turrets and saw some rather unpleasant torture devices. The walk back to the car took us over a canal lined with buildings. We were hoping to find a main area like this but we couldn’t easily do this and time was getting on as well as it being quite windy and cold outside. We decided to carry on to ...
... ready for beer to be greeted by Nepalese dancers and a seemingly endless furniture exhibition. Ah, is this the right place?
The hunt for beer begins! A room to our left, a chance perhaps! Ham, cheese, wine tasting, candy, pies. This is not beer! Care to try some wine? Well sure, if we must, but which way to the beer? We tried some wine and various samples, some cheese, some soup. Few seemed to speak English, or those ...
As I was staying at my Uncle and Aunts home, I had the great opportunity to visit with my cousins who live in the towns surrounding the city of Gent.
On Tuesday night we all met in the Center of Gent at a Suriname restaurant that also doubles as a Bed and Breakfast.
It is called Faja Lobi and it is a funky and fun restaurant. The Live Band really added to the lively and fun atmosphere.
My cousin Laurence and ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGhent River Hotel
Friendly staff, very clean hotel, excellent location!
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