St Bavo's Abbey
In the neighbourhood
Ganda, as Ghent was originally called, arose at the confluence of the Lys and the Scheldt.
Nowhere else can you see so many marvellous buildings in one glance as from St Michael’s Bridge. The monumental bridge can itself be better admired from the Graslei.
A tiny store with deliciously old-fashioned sweets and other popular Ghent delicacies such as ‘mokken’ and ‘knopkes’ (cookies) and cuberdons (raspberry-flavoured sweets).