Category: The Ardennes

Some ideas for a day out in the Ardennes, including short and longer walks, a few interesting museums to visit if it’s raining, and plenty of delightful Ardennes villages to explore

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 […]

Walking around a very wet Virelles

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 […]