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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Walking from Gentbrugge to Dampoort

Walking to Dampoort
Slachthuisbrug
03 April 2020

De Lijn bus 17 and/or 18 meeting on the bridge

On the left : bus to Drongen On the right : bus to Oostakker

Boatel – Voorhoutkaai – Portus Ganda

Walking to Dampoort
Spaanskasteelplein
03 April 2020

Spanjaardstraat
This refers to the Spanish who conquered protestant Gent in 1584

The House of the Spanish governor of Gent

Macharius Kerk – Our future Ganda House ?

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Walking from Gentbrugge to Dampoort

Walking to Dampoort
Visserij – Lousbergskaai
03 April 2020

Former freight barge, now houseboat

Gent Car-share city

Lousbergsbrug – De Lijn bus 17 and 18

Sailing barge

A skipper who is not in a hurry always has the right wind

Puinstraat – De Lijn bus 17 and 18 to Drongen

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Walking from Gentbrugge to Korenmarkt

Walking to Korenmarkt
Ketelvaart

02 April 2020

Mandelapromende – Muinkschelde – Ketelvaart

Great crested grebe – Muinkschelde – Ketelvaart

Footpath along the Ketelvaart

Bridges across the Ketelvaart

Footpath along the Ketelvaart

Koophandelsplein – Nederkouterbridge

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Walking from Gentbrugge to Korenmarkt: Zuidpark – Muinkschelde

Walking to Korenmarkt
Zuidpark
02 April 2020

Violets

Violets

Big tree and shrubbery

Red leaves

King Albert I – who played a very positive role during World War I
King Leopold III got it all wrong during World War II

Walking to Korenmarkt
Muinkschelde
02 April 2020

Muinkschelde leading to Nederschelde

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Gentbrugse Meersen

Gentbrugse Meersen
27 March 2020


Rietgracht

Pollard Willow – Knotwilg


Pollard Willow – Knotwilg


Rietgracht


Three butterflies, one caterpillar
Vlinders en rups


Inundated meadows

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Gent – Gentbrugge to Korenmarkt

Gentbrugge to Korenmarkt
Brabantdam
26 March 2020


Shopping arcade


Pieter Vanderdonckt doorgang


Francois Laurentplein


De Krook Library


Vogelmarkt – Tram 2 to Melle Leeuw


Sint-Niklaasstraat
Tomorrow we will arrive at the Korenmarkt

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Gent – Gentbrugge to Korenmarkt

Gentbrugge to Korenmarkt
Achervisserij – Brabantdam
26 March 2020


Human waste polluting the canal


Fuut – Great crested grebe


Footpath along the canal


Footpath along the canal – north of ‘twee bruggen’


Brabantdam


Schepenenvijver
Strange street name !
Schepen = Alderman / Vijver = Pond

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