Category: Namur

La Forêt du Pays de Chimay

For day three of my weekend in the Ardennes, my destination was the forest of the land of Chimay The French title sounds so much more enticing than the English, doesn’t it? If you have been following me, you will know that I spent the night in an […]

Spontin and the Bocq Valley

Wanting to take full advantage of the promise of a hot Saturday – a rare occurrence in Belgium this year, and even more exceptional in October – today I decided to explore the countryside around the pretty little village of Spontin, which is located in the Condroz area […]

Walking in the Condroz

The Condroz is the plateau in the lower Ardennes that is located between the valleys of the Meuse and the Ourthe. Describing it merely as a plateau fails to do it justice however. It’s a succession of beautiful, verdant valleys and wooded hills. What’s more, its villages are […]