Gareth Huw Davies

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European Travel

The Good News from Ghent

By Eurostar to Brussels, then onwards to Ghent. The city, emerging from the dazzle of near neighbour Bruges, was recently named one of the world’s top destinations. I found five more good reasons to visit this marvellous mediaeval gem. (Some details and prices are out of date in this piece I originally wrote for the… Continue reading

Travel Blog

Peddling the good news from Ghent

Let’s celebrate the Belgian city of Ghent “transformed from a city with high levels of traffic congestion to a clean, tranquil and safe cycling city, where two wheels take priority over four” according to  the judges in the inaugural Eurostar Ashden Award for Sustainable Travel,  which announced its winners this week (May 31, 2012). “One… Continue reading