To admire Ghent’s towers and gables at their most photogenic, stand just west of the little Grasbrug bridge at dusk. It’s a truly...
De Gentenaer Rederij
De Gentenaer Rederij runs canal cruises, which are a great way to see some of the aspects of Ghent that you would otherwise miss.
Graffiti is positively encouraged as an art form in this tiny central alley, known locally as Graffitistraatje.
Venerable old pub with live jazz on a Tuesday.
Rustic bakery and tearoom serving lunches, breakfasts, soups and savoury snacks. It also has simple, colourful B&B rooms with shared...
Donkersteeg 35 · interesting places nearby
In a graphic metaphor of globalisation, Ghent's classic old-world coffee shop is now hidden behind a brash new Starbucks. Its response? A bright new takeaway window beside the timewarp original. But it still serves old-school Belgian coffee with whipped cream.