"Girls with Pearl (and gold) Earrings love Gent" Gent by morgane1692
Gent Travel Guide: 1,472 reviews and 3,832 photos
Excellent medieval castle, complete with ramparts and torture instruments; they just don't make guillotines like they used to, isn't that so? Plus, there's a canal along which to wander and observe. This city has thought of everything.
I should have snapped this before he'd walked halfway down the street already. But the whole image was so intriguing, so European, so NOT like anything you'll ever see in this America. Who was he? Where was he going? I was shooting my own movie here, making up the storyline as I went along...then I had to stop and catch the train back to Brussels. Hmmmm...
- Pros:Internet in a candy shop, what a city!
- Cons:beware of the French onion soup; yummy but screaming hot!
The guillotine was indeed a local custom of sorts here, but don't worry, it's been out of favor for a few years now.... more travel advice
Yes, come here here for the splendid architecture and medieval charm. During the course of your walks across town... more travel advice
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