A lovely walk overlooking the river Meuse and the surrounding hills, with a short child-friendly stroll too.
Why is Dinant an ideal base from which to explore Belgium?
The Castle of Lavaux-Sainte-Anne features three museums and a nature reserve
A pleasant 12 km circular walk starting from the Castle of Lavaux-Sainte-Anne
Discover the inventive beauty of Annevoie water gardens, plus a couple of nearby castles and an abbey
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 […]
A rainy day hiking in Virelles, but with an unexpected and delightful observation After all the “excitement” of the previous evening, my second day of my walking weekend in the Ardennes started out well, with a copious and tasty breakfast at B&B Les Gabelous, after which Ben, my […]
A lovely and varied walk in Wallonia, with plenty to see and marvel at
An adventurous up-and-down hike through an Ardennes river valley
A day in the Molignée Valley, south of Namur, could incorporate a country walk, a visit to the historic ruins of Montaigle Castle, a tour of the Abbey of Maredsous, a visit to a snail farm, and a trip on a rail-bike.
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 […]
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 […]