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Belgium. Ghent ‣ Part 4. S.M.A.K. Jan 20, 2014

One day we'd been wandering through the Citadelpark (which acquired its name because it's situated on the site where in the XIX century Citadel of Ghent was) and came across two museums located next to each other in the damp and dusky grove (the weather was anything but good and the sky was growing dark, so I won't show you the pictures of the park).

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Belgium. Ghent ‣ Part 3. Graffiti Jan 19, 2014

Last time I only briefly mentioned Werregarenstraat, the only street in the city where graffiti is officially allowed. It's barely visible from Hoogpoort it joins to:

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Belgium. Ghent ‣ Part 2. Night Jan 18, 2014

Ghent inhabitants are very proud of the fact that their city once (in 2004) won the City-People-Light Award and received three stars from the Michelin guide for its lighting. January next year there will be a regular Light Festival in Ghent (held once in three years). In the meantime I'll show you the night city as of January 2014.

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Belgium. Ghent ‣ Part 1. Day Jan 17, 2014

It's easy to find beautiful places here in Europe, outside of the desert, even in our damp winter. We stumbled upon a good accommodation offer in Ghent, one of the prettiest Belgian cities. I've been in Ghent before, but only short time so I couldn't see much.

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Egypt. Hurghada ‣ Part 3. City Jan 12, 2014

Now that we've been to the see, which is east, and the desert, which is west of Hurghada, it's time to see the most interesting bit, the city itself.

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Egypt. Hurghada ‣ Part 2. Desert Jan 5, 2014

From the miraculous sea we migrate westward, to the desert that spans most of the area at the opposite side of Hurghada city. Desert is something you can always count on here in Africa, it's just a couple of miles away from the city:

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