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Graslei en Korenleih, Ghent, Belgium
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All reviews both sides beautiful area boat trip guild houses watch the world sunny day restaurants and bars gentse feesten nice walk michael's bridge fairy tale walk around belgian beer waffles canal stroll city
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Reviewed yesterday

There were medieval architectures on both sides of the canal and should better be explored by boats. You could see people sitting down and relaxing along the way or newly-wed couples taking photos in front of the 16th century sailors' guild houses along the way....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a picturesque part of a wonderful city. We were there in late October and although it was a little bit chilly and overcast, the beautiful architecture along the canals was still a lovely sight to behold. We were lucky to have had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ghent has many beautiful places. This is one of them. Take a stroll and enjoy the beautiful city. You will enjoy it.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank boymomdfw
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the postcard image of Ghent. Its a must visit when passing through - not sure why you would visit the city overwise - and there is a great relaced vibe. Everything you would want to see is here, lovely architecture, bar and restuarants....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ross P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful buildings all along the canal. Loads of restaurants to choose from. Great vibe and great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TravelFanaticDD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're in Ghent, this is a must see, a relaxing stroll and plenty of bars, cafes to stop and people watch. Also take the boat trip, great value.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ianjmc85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Houses for the wealthy and guild houses line the sides of the Lei or Lys Canal. Interesting symbols decorate them, such as a gleaming sailing vessel weather vane on top of the guild hall for ship skippers and the two swans swimming away from each...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jeanne J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning little area overlooking the canal with Graslei on one side and Korenlei on the other. Lots of nice outside bars and restaurants to sit and watch the world.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area is simply beautiful at all times of the day and evening. Make it a point to be there at sunset and after dark when the buildings are illuminated. Its just magical.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank benton2569
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A city that has all what a real city should have: gentle and cozy people, a broad spectrum for all kinds of interest areas: culinary, historical, nice walks, shopping and joy of life... Especially the Gras- and Korenlei are spots to visit, have a beer...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from Rich G | Reviewed this property |
I was there in September not sure about Winter. Worth checking, But if you can visit Brugges, I think that canal tour would be much more picturesque! The part of Ghent on the canal that's the most beautiful is the short... More
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it is open all year round. See debootjesvangent.be
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There is a small city bus turning round the city center and is free, is very interesting and the drivers are very good
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