LifeinourVan City Reviews | Ghent | Belgium
Things we did in Ghent, Belgium
Having explored Ghent's stunning historical centre yesterday, today was all about trying out Ghent's family friendly series of museums. All free with the useful 'Ghent Card' which has easily paid for itself after 2 full days exploring this fascinating city (including...read more
Having spent most of February working our way across the UK's most interesting cities, we've seen our share of impressive spires, imposing cathedrals and historic centres.... But Ghent (or Gent to locals) in Belgium is something else!!! It has a little of Amsterdam &...read more
What we liked about it
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So what’s our main tip for families? If you love a good boat trip, then this is the city for you… see the city by canal, visit the excellent Kina museum & head up the Belfort Tower.. Plus don’t forget to enjoy the city at night with its beautiful lighting of the canals
Having spent most of February working our way across the UK’s most interesting cities, we’ve seen our share of impressive spires, imposing cathedrals and historic centres…. But Ghent (or Gent to locals) in Belgium is something else!!! It has a little of Amsterdam & Bordeaux about it.
Still not convinced? Here’s another one:
But perhaps best of all, is the feeling of safety and the ability to allow your kids the freedom to explore this stunning city in the centre of Belgium. From our experience, that’s rare and something that’s worth it’s weight in gold!
Where we stayed
Summary Need to escape for a few days? Want to compare weekend breaks to top cities such as Bordeaux, Rome or Copenhagen? Does your family love to explore new cities too? Do you also think that city breaks aren't just for adults and are a great way to learn, relax and bond as a family. If so, grab a seat, make yourself comfortable & discover some of the favourite 'family friendly' cities we've visited in our 700+ day European Roadtrip