Merelbeke Things to Do
A perfect restaurant to enjoy a diner with friends, you can have an intro drink on the second level, called "Baraque de Luxe" - a cocktail and cigar Bar - order your menu and the waiter will keep you informed when diner is ready.
Favorite Dish: A typical french menu, highlighted with some topics of the season, oister bar-lobster or typical belgian food like stowed meat with brussels sprout combined with belgian endive, just excellent.Related to:
- Food and Dining
- Wine Tasting
Crossroad between several Provinces of Flandern.Crossroad E17 from Oostende - say West Flandern and the regional R4 who leads you to the Harbour of Ghent
Merelbeke Local Customs
Carnival in Belgium - yes. The City Aalst near Bxl might be the most famous one in Flanders.
Ostend maybe on second place, but i never knew that even a small town like Merelbeke, close
to Gent has a Carnival Parade and believe me - i and my Canon had a great Sunday afternoon.
Aalst is in february - Merelbeke in march.Related to:
- Arts and Culture
Merelbeke Tourist Traps
It is not a trap - but a nice remembrance on the snowfall by the end of feb 2004.
People from the furniture factory "Perfecta" must have build this nice snowman - with a little help of Coca Cola buttons.
Merelbeke Off The Beaten Path
No way to get the address - this is my private live. But i can assure - it is a top attraction in Merelbeke for me - the so called "Little Ghent".I'd like to thank the many Vt members for the "BoBo wishes" i will visit this place as much as possible - to see a young responsible family and my grandchild - called SAM.Going back into time - a few...more
Cycling around in the area of Merelbeke - in so called "Little Ghent" - i discovered a lot - but can not put a name on it !But VT members like Cadzand and Irisbe told me that this specie is a "Sprout" - the famous belgian sprout ! Irisbe even told me that this vegetable is the start of life - birthplace of children.more