World War II
- War Museum 11 November
- This small museum, in the village of Nazareth (a few miles south-west of Ghent) shows the impact of WWI and WWII in the local area, with photos, artefacts and stories.
- Drapstraat 16
- +32 (0) 9 380 30 35
- Commonwealth War Graves
- Francisco Ferrerlaan
- War Memorial Drongen
- An evocative memorial to the people of Drongen, a village just west of Ghent, who died in the two world wars.
- 9031 Drongen
ERTVELDE - To track down a brewer within his own domain is a high-ranking form of sports, or that’s the impression I get. After a bit of practice I spot Jef Versele, CEO of the Van Steenberge brewery, well hidden amongst... [ more ]
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