People sure were tortured in the most awful ways. But the building is still quite awesome even though it has a history of bring a madhouse prison. Not for the weak of heart there are a lot of winding narrow staircases to traverse at the different levels.
Geeraard de Duivelsteen also referred to as the Castle of Gerald the Devil is a 13th century fortification located on the canal just past St. Bavo's Cathedral. It is one of several fairy-tale like castle structures you can see in Ghent. Unfortunately, it seems it is not available for visitation.
Duivelsteen can be admired from up close to enjoy its...