Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen Travel Guide

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Gent

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1452,3781,52

Aalst

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67,250,11

Brugge

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68,281,0

Oudenaarde

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13,45,1

Geraardsbergen

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29,60,0

Rupelmonde

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38,42,0

Wachtebeke

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70,171,0

Kruibeke

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48,91,0

Bazel

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24,65,0

Valkenberg

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1,0,0

Sint-Amandsberg

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20,46,0

Koppenberg

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15,18,0

Paterberg

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14,16,0

Brugge

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13,34,0

Merelbeke

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14,66,0

Ninove

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2,17,0

Lokeren

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4,9,0

Laarne

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6,13,0

Kwaremont

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6,27,0

Holand

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0,2,0

Hofstade

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1,6,0

Drongen

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12,43,0

Sint-Niklaas

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2,22,5

Sint-Martens-Latem

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1,4,1

Melle

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0,3,0

Maldegem

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1,0,0

Lede

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0,2,0

Herzele

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6,8,0

Doel

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2,8,0

Dendermonde

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1,17,1

Deinze

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5,49,0

Berlare

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2,5,0

Aalter

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1,7,4

Wetteren

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2,15,0

Sint-Denijs-Westrem

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5,34,0

Ronse

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0,0,2

Gent

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  • Castle of the Counts - Gravensteen

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Gent Things to Do

    Begun in the 12th century and expanded over time, this castle was the seat of the Counts of Flanders. Over the centuries, it functioned as a prison and as a cotton mill. Nowadays, it is open to visitors as a museum. It sits in the heart of old Ghent and provides the old city with its mediaeval charm.

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  • NH Gent Belfort

    Gent Hotels

    Now this hotel is not easy to get to BY CAR but it does have its own private car park beneath it...

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  • Parking in Gent

    Gent Transportation

    We had an absolutely miserable time trying to find a place to park in Gent, we finally found a spot on the street and then tried to use our credit card in a pay box. The machine wouldn't take it so we scrounged up enough change to cover the 2€ per hour charge.

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Aalst

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  • No second time

    Aalst Restaurants

    We were in Aalst for 1 night, staying at the Ibis Aalst hotel.We wanted to go out for dinner before heading to the party we were invited to, so we looked for something close to the hotel.We ended up in restaurant Tricolore. It is located in what looks like a former house no used as a restaurant. The restaurant is in what I suspect to have been the...

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  • Bovendael Sports And Business Hotel

    Aalst Hotels

    Kuilstraat 1, 9420 Erondegem (Erpe-Mere), Aalst,

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Netwerk / Centre for Contemporary Art

    Aalst Things to Do

    Netwerk is a Centre for Contemporary Art which promotes contemporary art and is one of the most active art institutions in East Flanders. The Center offers a comprehensive art programme with exhibitions, lectures, debates, creative workshops, screenings and concerts. Annually, Netwerk produces several dozen artistic events and presents the work of...

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Brugge

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  • Creamiest, Smoothest Chocolate you'll...

    Brugge Shopping

    Rick Steves is right - This chocolatier is not to be missed! We have all heard about how wonderful Belgian chocolate is, and this is what everyone is talking about! Located just off Market Square, look for a brown awning over a window. The window display is only a sampling of the amazing hand-made chocolates you will find inside. I believe the shop...

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  • Get mussels here!

    Brugge Restaurants

    The staff was very friendly and helpful. The interior was cozy and intimate. Of course, the food was great. The mussels were about 16 euro with 100-150. It was a great meal. My girlfriend ordered the rabbit stew, which wasn't really stew, but it was good. Staff was friendly and unobtrusive.

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  • Carriage ride on a horse and trap.

    Brugge Things to Do

    It was bitterly cold when we went but we were supplied with warm blankets. It was lovely just sitting back and being taken around the cobbled streets. It is a good way to see Brugge.

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Oudenaarde

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Geraardsbergen

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  • In heaven

    Geraardsbergen Restaurants

    We had drinks here after walking up the steep cobbled road that cyclists and cycling fans call 'the Wall'. 't Hemelrijck (Heaven) is right at the top. Two beers were drunk: Affligem Blond (2.80 Euro), Orval (2.90 euro), an ice tea and a milk shake.The beers and tea were fine of course. The milkshake was not cold and the cream or icecream seemed to...

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  • Carillon

    Geraardsbergen Off The Beaten Path

    The town carillonist plays at 10.30 on Monday morning while the market is going on. Now I've heard quite a few carillon concerts and beloved is a professional at it.Let's just say that maybe the monday morning blues had hit our performer.But well, YOU may enjoy it!

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  • Supermarket delights

    Geraardsbergen Shopping

    I browsed through an astounding assortment of just about everything, from cookies to wines, from cheeses to all sorts of condiments.It's not a sleek supermarket. Just the opposite. That makes the price good. Do check if you can pay with your credit card or bank debit card before you start shopping! Best to bring an amount of cash with you when in...

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Rupelmonde

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Wachtebeke

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  • Excellent relaxing nature

    Wachtebeke Things to Do

    In the weekend my favorite topic is visiting some interesting places in my country itself, in the different provinces East or West Flanders, don't matter. But i almost forgot that only 15 km from my hometown Ghent, there is Wachtebeke. A very small village but encharmed with a huge natural domain/park or a so called province park.And furthermore -...

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  • Excellent relaxing nature II

    Wachtebeke Things to Do

    The domain itself is property of the province East-Flanders (since the late sixties).The wood is regulary adapted at the modern needs and maintained by the flemish community.The combination of managing a forest and the facilities of a relaxing recreation is top (pic 2)

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  • Do you want to stretch your body and...

    Wachtebeke Sports & Outdoors

    Wachtebeke-Puyenbroeck has a lot of sport activities to offer, for everyBODY, young and oldStarting with :- Walking, the most natural but not so evident for an employee like me (haha)- Biking (you can rent bikes at a more than democratic price)- Swimmingpool indoor and outsidel- (Mini) golfing- Football/soccerAnd fishing in the pools of course...

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Kruibeke

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Bazel

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  • Restaurant de Eenhoorn uithangbord

    Bazel Things to Do

    The innsign of the "Eenhoorn" (=Unicorn)De bouwdatum van de Eenhoorn (Koningin Astridplein nr. 20) is onbekend doch in 1452 speelde het gebouw al een rol in de slag om Bazel. Het was tevens de zetel van de vierschaar en gedurende lange tijd vergaderlokaal voor het hoofdcollege van het Land Van Waas. De ankers in de zijgevel vormen de data 1562 en...

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  • Kallebeek veer

    Bazel Things to Do

    De veerdienst Hemiksem-Bazel (KALLEBEEK). Uurregeling veerdienst: - weekdienst Hemiksem: afvaart op de kwartieren, Bazel: afvaart elk halfuur. Zon- en feestdagen : Hemiksem: afvaart op het halfuur, Bazel: afvaart op het uur.

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  • Surrounding of the church Bazel

    Bazel Things to Do

    The former Dorpsplaats or Village place is now called the Queen Astrid place .It is the name of a beloved Queen of the Belgians .

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Valkenberg

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  • by Welshwaldo Written Nov 29, 2006

    The christmas market(s)held in the tunnels and caves are unique and colourful but dont be fooled in the dark of value for money goods on sale

    Unique Suggestions: Walk around the tunnels and caves take a few photographs but dont be tempted to buy anything

    Fun Alternatives: Explore the many many street shops where you'll find goods at prices to suit all pockets of a far far superior quality to those lurking underground

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Sint-Amandsberg

  • Campo Santo cemetry

    Sint-Amandsberg Things to Do

    An old cemetry with beautiful architecture funeraire.De begraafplaats Campo Santo noemt men ook wel het Pere Lachaisse van Gent.Hier liggen een aantal bekende en soms vergeten bekende Belgen/Gentenaren begraven.Zoals op de foto's is te zien: prachtige funeraire architectuur.

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  • Horse show in my little town, near Ghent

    Sint-Amandsberg Local Customs

    Yearly there is a horse show in my little town, next to Ghent and called Sint-Amandsbergand this the first weekend of May.It is popular so i got up early to follow this nomination of a typical Belgian horse - "Het Belgisch Trekpaard or De Brabander " - many centuries ago the most effective tool for the belgian farmers to cultivate their fields -...

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  • For a good snack in my little town

    Sint-Amandsberg Restaurants

    A recent snack in my neighbourhood - at the corner of Antwerpsesteenweg and Benthuysstraat, let's say the main street of my little town.A trendy and healty snack vendor - and this in a community of "Belgian Frites" fanaticsA challenge - but a tip to visit once you are in SA Salades and sandwiches Once i will go there for breakfast - open as from...

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Koppenberg

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  • A Poem

    Koppenberg Favorites

    Er was eens een heuvel met koppenwie gaat er daar niet naar de knoppenDie puist is zo lastig en steilje komt er boven als een dweilMenig kampioenheeft er moeten stoppen(Gerrie Kneteman)Freely translated :Once there was a hillwho does not break on itThis spot so difficult and steepyou reach the top as floor-clothMany championneeded to stop here

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  • The Incident

    Koppenberg Favorites

    Every cyclist supporter can remember these tragic images. It was in the Tour de Flanders of 1978. The Danish cyclist Jesper Skibby was on the run together with Ludo Schurgers, when halfway the climb of the Koppenberg, Skibby did fall down and that way he blocked the road for the following car. In that car were international cycling director, and...

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  • Restored Cobbles

    Koppenberg Favorites

    About two years ago they decided to restore this cobbled road. The old road was in such a bad condition, that it was really dangerous.With the restoration, the Flemish government secured an old tradition of road building for the future. Like this the Koppenberg is protected as an natural and archeological monument.This restoration has costed about...

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Paterberg

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  • Hiking

    Paterberg Sports & Outdoors

    Of course, this is the ideal region to some serious hiking.There are several hiking trails. On the picture you can see an example of the signs they use.The lower sign with the walking boots shows you the road of trail number 11.The upper sign is a sign of a mountain bike trail. walking boots

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  • Flemish Ardennes Route

    Paterberg Sports & Outdoors

    There is also the Flemish Ardennes Route; In fact this is a car route. But of course, where a car can pass, a bike also can.Of course the distance is bit longer than the ordinary cyclist tours. (Two loops of 60 km each). Of course no one says that you have to complete the whole tour, you can also decide to do a part of it. race bike or a mountain...

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  • Cycling tours

    Paterberg Sports & Outdoors

    In this region there are several cycling trips. Most of them are indicated with signs along the road. Like this Eddy Merkx cycling tour which takes you along some of the most notorious hills of the Flemish Ardennes. This trip is 48 km long. race bike or a mountain bike

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Brugge

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  • Creamiest, Smoothest Chocolate you'll...

    Brugge Shopping

    Rick Steves is right - This chocolatier is not to be missed! We have all heard about how wonderful Belgian chocolate is, and this is what everyone is talking about! Located just off Market Square, look for a brown awning over a window. The window display is only a sampling of the amazing hand-made chocolates you will find inside. I believe the shop...

    more
  • Get mussels here!

    Brugge Restaurants

    The staff was very friendly and helpful. The interior was cozy and intimate. Of course, the food was great. The mussels were about 16 euro with 100-150. It was a great meal. My girlfriend ordered the rabbit stew, which wasn't really stew, but it was good. Staff was friendly and unobtrusive.

    more
  • Carriage ride on a horse and trap.

    Brugge Things to Do

    It was bitterly cold when we went but we were supplied with warm blankets. It was lovely just sitting back and being taken around the cobbled streets. It is a good way to see Brugge.

    more

Merelbeke

See all 14 Merelbeke Tips
  • Carnival in Belgium

    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, closeto Gent has a Carnival Parade and believe me - i and my Canon had a great Sunday afternoon.Aalst is in february - Merelbeke in march.

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  • Don't miss the central station in MB

    Merelbeke Restaurants

    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. A typical french menu, highlighted with some topics of the season, oister bar-lobster or typical belgian food like...

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  • Visiting a young family in Merelbeke

    Merelbeke Off The Beaten Path

    No way to get the address - this is our 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"

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