Visit the abbey before enjoying a beautiful expanse of heathland and woodland
Enjoy a few hours walking around this “oasis of tranquility” near Hoegaarden
Walk or jog; trot your horse or ride your bike; fish or paddle; eat or drink; kick a football or throw a frisbee.
Enjoy a walk through the narrow, cobblestoned streets that make up the Groot Begijnhof in Leuven.
An absolute gem of an arboretum, particularly in the spring with its gorgeous magnolias
If you don’t mind a few muddy paths, this is an interesting wood to walk through
Literally “vineyard mountain”, the south-facing slopes of this ancient hill outside Leuven are full with vines
Located a short car ride from Antwerp (or 20 minutes by train from Antwerp to Heide station), the Border Park De Zoom extends over six thousand hectares. Its combination of heaths, forests, dunes and pools makes it a great place to recharge your batteries. The park is neatly bisected by the Dutch-Belgian border (hence its […]
Get your walking boots on, feel the soft pine needles under your feet, and those stresses will soon be slipping away
The countryside around these two little villages in the Ardennes (closest town is Manhay) makes for a lovely weekend trip. And the small, cosy hotel Les Sources is an ideal base, or somewhere to enjoy a mid-walk snack or evening meal. But more of that later. First, the walks. The two walks in this area […]