Where to Stay in Ghent, Belgium: The Best Areas for All Travellers in 2023

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Are you wondering where to stay in Ghent? Then you’ve come to the right place. With first-hand knowledge of the city, this is where I can help. Find out which area of the city is right for you in this lowdown on its neighbourhoods, and the best Ghent hotels and apartments. From solo travellers to […]

11 Awesome Reasons to Visit Mechelen, Belgium

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Unassuming Mechelen is short on visitors but packed with charm and history. Home to the primate of Belgium and the country’s ecclesiastical capital, this characterful city is an easy day trip from either Brussels or Antwerp. Not sure if you should visit Mechelen? Let’s take a closer look at why it deserves a place on […]

One Day in Leuven, Belgium: Top 10 Things to Do in 2023

red brick buildings lining a narrow canal

Considering its history, it’s a miracle that Leuven possesses a quarter of its charm. Despite being smashed to smithereens in both world wars, some of Belgium’s most remarkable medieval buildings were unscathed. Leuven is one of Belgium’s hidden gems and an easy day trip from Brussels or Mechelen. Make the most of your time there […]