River Lieve and view of the Castle of the Counts
GHENT CITY SPECIAL
Where joie de vivre meets history There are many reasons why National Geographic Traveller magazine has listed Ghent as one of the most authentic historic cities in the world: not only does it host one of the world’s most treasured artworks, the city is also one large playground for beautiful buildings carrying fascinating stories, scenic squares full of life, and bustling cultural events. TEXT: CHARLOTTE VAN HEK | PHOTOS: ©STAD GENTW DIENST TOERISME
Issue 47 | November 2017 | 49
Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg.