A vast toilet-roll ‘sculpture’ humorously marks the back side of this museum, whose collection specialises in furnishings from baroque...
The counts of Flanders’ quintessential 12th-century stone castle comes complete with moat, turrets and arrow slits. It’s all the more...
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...
A 1930s vamp pouts above the zinc of this classic artist’s café with silver-floral wallpaper, black-and-white film photos and free live...
House of Eliott
Oozing pseudo-1920s charm, this gently camp canalside gem is full of flapper mannequins and sepia photos inspired by an old British TV...
Oude Begijnhof information
Ghent has three widely separated begijnhoven . This is the most central but there's no remnant enclosing wall so it's just a pretty area of lanes around a church and green. The most photogenic alley is Provenierstersstraat.