The willow-lined canals, lush green pastures and extensive soft,
sandy dunes of Flanders need no introduction ; their beauty has been
captured for centuries by some of the world's greatest artists. The
Meetjesland, however is known only to a discerning few, yet it has
much to offer anyone seeking peace and quiet.
Its one of those rare corners of Western Europe where time has
virtually stood still and man has barely changed the face of nature.
Today its a land of creeks and polders, tall fields, « sleeping »
dikes and old smugglers routes in the north and woodlands in the
south which contain beautiful castles and castle farms.
The region is ideal for cycling, walking, relaxing and fishing and
of course to discover the historical towns of Ghent , Hulst ( NL) 17
km - Bruges, Antwerp, Damme, Middelburg (NL) 40 km - Brussels,
Oudenaarde 65 km
The Dutch North-sea Coast of Breskens, Knokke and Vlissingen is a 30