Ghent River Hotel
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Arrived in the afternoon, and an hour later we knew we had to stay overnight to see the city. Amazing goth architecture, relaxing atmosphere, good food and great beer! We are definiately coming back to Ghent one day.
No rīta dodamies pa mazākajiem ceļiem virzienā uz Brigi, kas ne tikai filmā redzēta, bet arī šķiet visu draugu apmeklēta, un nevaram tak palikt vienīgie kas tur nav bijuši. Pa ceļam benzīntankā sapazīstamies ar kādu krievvalodīgo vietējo, kurš mums …
... We met a couple from Texas and lunched with them at the brewery. We spent some time wandering the little alleyways and backstreets to see the less touristy parts of this beautiful old city. Dinner near the town center consisted of Belgian shrimp croquettes, Belgian steak, rack of lamb, a French merlot, and coffee with a waffle with ice cream and strawberries. Lovely lovely lovely, and a fine farewell dinner for both. Tomorrow we head for Flanders and WW 1 ...
... is a series of huge paintings with details of the sacrificial lamb. It is in the process of being restored so that it does not deteriorate further. The restoration is being done in phases – from now through 2017. At this time, several of the panels are out for restoration and the rest are on display at St. Bavo’s Cathedral in Ghent.
A speedy train brought us to Ghent from Brugge (in about 20 ...
... out the door for that, so Darren and I just stayed and chilled out for a while longer. I got a text message from Steve, the guy from Brussels who we'd gone over for dinner with, saying he was in Gent for a few hours and was free for a beer if we were around, so we got ready and left a note for Karina before heading out to go into the city to meet him. We ran into her on the street and decided we would just do our own things for the night as she had a few things to do, and some ...
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Friendly staff, very clean hotel, excellent location!
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