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Great architecture

The old post office is now used as a type of shopping area (not big enough to call a mall) with a... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Greg B
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Tarpon Springs, Florida
More Than a Post Office

Situated near St Michael’s Bridge, this building is more than the post office, and houses a number... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
TWal1
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Canberra, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This right in the middle of town.......architecturally gorgeous gothic.....this is the old post office.......we had a very nice lunch here in the organic restaurant and wandered through the concept store....the building face the square and backs onto the canal...it's breathtakingly gorgeous

1  Thank Mathew M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Another exceptional Gothic building located in the historical center of the city, charming place to enjoy a little 'relaxation in the building where it was used as a shopping mall, what once was a postal building. A short visit even outside it's well worth.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Former historic post office building from the early 1900's near St. Michael's Bridge over the River Leie. Now housing stores and restaurants.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lively square that is the hub of the old town in Ghent. There are many restaurants there and the buildings are stunning

Thank chasetravelers
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The old post office is now used as a type of shopping area (not big enough to call a mall) with a number of select shops. It is worth it to go and see just for the detailed architecture.

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Situated near St Michael’s Bridge, this building is more than the post office, and houses a number of shops. The building’s design is consistent with older structures in the precinct, which is easy on the eye. This building can be easily taken in on a...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed 23 July 2018

What a charming and beautiful city full of these architecturally significant buildings! It's a pleasure to walk around this square.

Thank glenuehlein
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Post Plaza is an exquisite building build initially to host the Post, but it was too big for the postal service and not used to the full. So it became a shopping center with stores, a beautiful cafe and a grocery store. Great for a...More

Thank 777adinam
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed looking around these shops lots of see and everything was very different to home so this made an interesting visit

Thank Gareth E
Reviewed 29 May 2018

There are terrific views all around this plaza of the churches and old Post Office, but if you can, a stay in the The Post is a must.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

It is the heart of Ghent with an exquisite building of the historic Post office. It was built at the end of XIX century. In front of the historic post office in the Saint Nicholas church you will find a local market with nice art...More

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 19 April 2018

The post plaza is currently a shopping area (too little to call it a mall). I am not sure whether I can suggest this place for shopping. For me it is a pleasure to can go inside and take a look around for the awesome...More

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