Our contributor, Adrian, shares a slow travel adventure in Wallonia, Belgium, on two wheels, with a scenic bicycle trip from Namur to Dinant, perfect even for beginners.
Today we want to inspire you to get our and explore Belgium. Here are our top 15 weekend getaways in Flanders, Wallonia, and Brussels.
Tongeren, in Limburg, Flanders, is nicknamed ‘the oldest town of Belgium.’ Its rich history and small size, makes it the perfect destination for a weekend escape. Last autumn we spent the weekend at the beautiful Boutique Hotel T’Huys Van Steyns, to discover what this charm-filled Flemish town has to offer. Today we share our top 7 things to do in Tongeren, Belgium.
Adrian shares a look at Belgium’s best heritage steam train journeys in Flanders and Wallonia. Take an exciting tourist train trip through Belgium on one of these antique trains.
As we’re preparing to take off on our European travel adventure, I’ve been reflecting on our ten years in Belgium a lot lately. We’ve had some unbelievable experiences – some good, some not so good, and a few that were downright weird.
Belgium currently has 13 UNESCO World Heritage sites, 16 tentative sites, and 13 listings of cultural heritage. That’s a lot of heritage for one tiny country!
From walking tours to museums to restaurants, there are plenty of ways to discover Brussels’ Art Nouveau art and architecture.
Traditional Belgian meatballs are taken to a whole new, tasty level at Balls & Glory meatball restaurant in Antwerp.
Belgium is best known for beer, but Belgians are also producing some fabulous spirits. The new distiller, Belgin, produces two gins and two liqueurs and we recently gave them a taste.