Ghent / Belgium
The port of Ghent is a river port, which is just 30 miles away from cities such as Brussels and Bruges and has a channel that connects to to the sea.
Ghent is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Much of the medieval architecture is complete and well preserved. The city is the organizer of several major cultural events such as the Gentse Feesten, I Love Techno and the Flanders Festival.
Other attractions include the Belfry, the Castle of the Counts, the St. Nicholas Church, the St Bavo's Cathedral as well as the Town Hall.