Some great ideas from guest blogger Kevin Mayne to discover Belgium by bike
The tiny village of Vollezele was once the hub of a thriving Belgian export industry.
Get your wellies on for a 7-km circular walk around Herent and Wilsele
An interesting and scenic walk through the villages, fields and forests around Nieuwrode
An interesting and scenic walk through the villages, fields and forests around Nieuwrode, with a 12th century castle thrown in for good measure!
Patrick Damiaens is a talented wood carver who specializes in Liege-style furniture and coats of arms
The horror of war extends beyond the human tragedy. Over 8 million horses died during the First World War
Follow the 6-km “Promenade des murs” around this sleepy Wallonian village
This almost became the world’s tallest building!
Visit the abbey before enjoying a beautiful expanse of heathland and woodland
Enjoy a few hours walking around this “oasis of tranquility” near Hoegaarden
Some ideas for a lovely autumnal woodland walk in a Flemish forest
Get your walking boots on, feel the soft pine needles under your feet, and those stresses will soon be slipping away
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.
First of all, let’s deal with its strange name. Zoutleeuw. Does it originate from the times when lions (leeuwen) with a taste for salt (zout) roamed the hills of Limburg? Not at all. Until the 16th century the village was simply called Leeuw. Disappointingly, it has nothing to […]