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Rabot Sluice, Ghent

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  • After seeing all the old and impressive buildings , churches and castle in the Old Town , one does not expect so far on a boat tour to see these two towers which are the only remnants of the castle bu...  more »
  • In 1488, Maximilian of Austria took advantage of a weak point in Ghent’s defenses and seized the city. After 40 days of siege the army was forced to withdrew. The city councillors decided to build som...  more »
  • The Rabot with its two round towers, was a sluice gate back in the medieval age. In 1488, Maximilian of Austria took advantage of a weak point in Ghent’s defences to seize the city. After 40 days of s...  more »
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  • It's a great place to draw or do parkour, lots of nice perspectives and spots
  • Nice location but slightly lesser acoustics and quite cold during the winter months
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  • Pleasant quiet area
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  • Well restored and preserved
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