6 August 2021

JOURNAL GENT

Recently I went to Gent to spot the latest places, and some good old favorites. Let’s see what caught my eye!

 

 

Checking in at this hotel in a former post office. I’ve stayed here a few years ago as well, and due to the central location I’ve decided to book it again. 

 

 

Lunch at SteamyWindows, a dumpling bar in a side street of the Groenenmarkt and the Langemunt

 

 

Visit to yd nordic house, a Scandinavian inspired interior shop

 

 

Mandatory shopping stop at this inspiring fashion store


 

This concept store sells fashion, interior, coffee, cake and home accessoires in a stylish setting

 

 

Get the guides at Piet Hippoliet

 

 

Dinner at a Japanese inspired bar and restaurant facing the river Leie

 

 

Weekend brunch at Bar Win

 

 

Bar Win does brunch during the weekends, but it’s actually a natural wine bar

 

 

Prinsenhof, a beautiful area in Gent

 

 

The Knitster, a bronze sculpture by French artist Jean-Pierre Clémençon

 

 

A guest house that sleeps up to 8 people

 

 

Buy Local: Zomersalon in Kunsthal Gent to support local talent in the pandemic (until August 29, 2021)

 

 

Home Stories, 100 years, 20 visionary interiors at DesignMuseum Gent (until September 9th, 2021)

 

 

Quick lunch stop at De Parkiet

 

 

Cocktail with a view over the Graslei and Korenlei from The Cobbler at 1898 The Post

 

Find more recommendations on the site of Visit Gent