Gentbrugge – Gentbrugse Meersen

Gentbrugse Meersen
08 April 2020

The water table in the Meersen has drastically lowered since April

I do not know what this white stuff is, but I do know that this used to be ditch full of water

View of Koningsdonk across the field

Tree felled by the storms earlier this year

Sloversdreef – Koningsdonkstraat

Sloversdreef

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Gentbrugge – Gentbrugse Meersen

Gentbrugse Meersen
08 April 2020

Wonderful bridge

Impressive stairs !

Staartmeespad – Long-tailed-tit path

Pont and trees

A battered old tree but still alive

The fence is to keep the cattle within their allotted area

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Gentbrugge – Gentbrugse Meersen

Gentbrugse Meersen
07 April 2020

Kaasjeskruid pad – Mallow path

Canada Geese

Dwergmuispad – Harvest mouse path

My favourite type of path

A very man-made hill !

Young trees having a hard time due to drought

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Gentbrugge – Gentbrugse Meersen

Gentbrugse Meersen
07 April 2020

Inundated meadows

Muddy path !

Inundated meadows

Muddy path !

Nice looking plant – is it ‘native’ or a garden plant blown in by the wind ?

Inundated meadows

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Gentbrugge – Gentbrugse Meersen

Gentbrugse Meersen
07 April 2020

‘Bos hyacinth’

I am following a route over some artificial hills
What this triangle is for I don’t know

Let op uw tulband, hijab of pet !
Mind your turban, hijab or cap !

E17 Rijssel – Kortrijk – Gent – Antwerpen

Mind your headgear ….

Inundated meadows

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Gent: – Belfortstraat – Gentbrugse Meersen

Belfortstraat
07 April 2020

Belfort, on the right hand side the Gent City Hall

Gentbrugse Meersen
07 April 2020

Bare-feet path

Bare-feet path

Vroonbroek
Broek in this context is similar to the English word brook
Vroon refers to a landlord

A ditch with not too much water

All public children’s playgrounds are out-of-bounds due to Covid-19

Gent: Portus Ganda – Macharius – Veerkaai

Portus Ganda – Macharius
07 April 2020

Portus Ganda
Ganda – confluence of two rivers
Schelde and Leie

Herberg Macharius – Sint- Baafs Abdij
Macharius kerk

Veerkaai
07 April 2020

Together against Corona – Heal Gent – keep 1.5 meter distance
Avoid busy places and keep walking, Corona does not take a break either

Overdekt zwembad – Indoor swimming pool

In Gent we do not sit down
Together against Corona

Nederschelde

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Gent – Achtervisserij

Gent – Achtervisserij
07 April 2020

Leaking rowing boat with coot passenger

Another coot on board

Two coots manning the rowing boat …

Nice flowers along the canal

Some kind of tulip ? Not from Amsterdam as in the song

Nice tree at the Koepoortkaai

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Gent – Achtervisserij

Gent – Achtervisserij
07 April 2020

Flowers

Begijnhof (Beguinage) church

Disney version of Winnie the Pooh

Violets

Violets

Great crested grebe

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Gentbrugge – Gentbrugse Meersen & Gent – Achtervisserij

Gentbrugse Meersen
06 April 2020

The bare-footing path – Het blote voetenpad

Gent – Achtervisserij
07 April 2020

Visserijpark

Flowers

I think that this is part of the Begijnhof (Beguinage)

Flowers

Flowers

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