Ghent: Brussel’s Sprout

      THIS ARTICLE FIRST APPEARED IN GAFENCU MAGAZINE, JULY 2015 Belgium is a country few boast about visiting. If pushed, travellers may admit to a mini-break in Brussels or Bruges. Quietly and steadily, however, one of its cities is emerging as a number one travel destination for the cool and the hip. Ghent. The pride of East Flanders, Ghent has been the recipient of such accolades as “the best European City you’ve never thought of visiting” and “one of the most beautiful places you’ve never heard of.” If that’s damning the place with faint praise, then rejoice. You don’t want everybody […]

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