Ghent River Hotel

Waaistraat 5, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $122.00
 

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Belgium - Week 24

A travel blog entry by dedmonds

16

... tour and naturally visited the Church of our Lady, which has the Michelangelo sculpture 'Madonna and child' on display in it's museum. While in Brugge we were also fortunate enough to also see the relic 'Holy Blood' which is on display on Fridays in the Basilica. Apparently Count Thiery of the Alsace brought it back from Jerusalem after the 2nd crusade. I'm not sure what DNA or Carbon dating analysis has been undertaken or even ...

A visit to the most famous Belgian beer bar

A travel blog entry by lawslo

3

... to see a little fluffy face tilted at an appealing angle and two pleading eyes. Dan turned around to take a look. He reached out to pet its head and the owner turned and smiled.

“I’m Christine!” she offered as she slipped off the pack and pulled out the little dog. “She loves attention!” she bubbled with a German accent. “What are you drinking? ‘ she asked and launched into ...

Atomium and Couchsurfing

A travel blog entry by kyajade

46

... with the Samurai sauce which was also delicious. When we were done, we headed back, and said goodbye to Daren who was on his way out (he was staying with a different friend for the next few nights) and sat down with Karina who had just gotten back. We had a good chat with her while she ate the dinner that Daren had cooked for her, and played with the cats, then we got a tour of the house and put our bags in our room. We freshened up a bit, then got ready to go out for a ...

Monkey business in Ghent

A travel blog entry by roamingfree

8

... bumping into Rennaissance but we had far more exciting things to look at as the waitress came out with our two main dishes, both Belgian specialities. I had opted for Ghentse Waterzooi, favourite dish of Charles V (born in Ghent) - it was originally known as poor man's stew, but tasted divine. Mark chose Viaammse Stoverij, a beef stew made with dark Belgian beer (no surprises there) and as Flemish a dish as you can get. I had a glass of ...

McDonald's, Korenmarkt, 12pm

A travel blog entry by jeremyhill

1

... in Ghent we just ignore you;

  • There’s a law in Ghent that boys can’t walk around bare-chested; and
  • …once the tourists start coming we don’t like them taking pictures everywhere or being drunk on the street.
  • If nothing else these tips appear to show an aspiration to civilisation. An original antidote to the i-want-everything-to-be-about-me view of ...

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      TravelPod Member ReviewsGhent River Hotel

      Reviewed by sigche.asvang

      Our Stay at Ghent River Hotel

      Reviewed Jul 16, 2011
      by (5 reviews) Indre Arna , Norway Flag of Norway

      Friendly staff, very clean hotel, excellent location!

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Ghent River Hotel

      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent