Bernard Wilkin, Senior Researcher in the State Archives of Belgium, describes his favourite locations in his home country.
The Grand Commandery Alden Biesen is one of the most imposing castle estates in Belgium.
There’s plenty of activities to do and events to attend in Belgium in December 2019, both in the major cities, and the wilds of Wallonia.
Executive and Life Coach Andy Whittle describes his favourite locations in Belgium
Looking for a traditional Christmas Carol Service in Belgium? Here’s a list of where to find one. And your chance to vote for Your Favorite Carol!
Hiking with your dog is a great way to get a good workout for yourself (and your dog). Here are some tips to ensure that both of you enjoy the experience to the max.
An 11 km circular walk through the Forêt de Soignes taking in memorials to foresters killed during World War One, and the terrorist attacks in Brussels in 2016.
Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial in Zonnebeke, Belgium is one of the largest and most moving resting places for thousands of casualties in the First World War. Blogger Becky has written an excellent post on it which I am delighted to share on Discovering Belgium.
A mysterious megalithic stone circle deep in La Forêt de Soignes just outside Brussels. Could it be the little Belgian brother of the famous Stonehenge in England?
On November 11th 1918, at 11 a.m., the First World War came to an end. What happened that day in Belgium? And what did the date mean afterwards? Here are 11 facts about 11th November 1918 in Belgium.
The history of the Menin Gate and the Last Post, an overview of the 2019 Remembrance Day events, and where to see the LEGO Menin Gate!
The tragic life and death of Jeannine Deckers, aka The Singing Nun (1933-1985).
Discover 17 points of interest on the Waterloo Battlefield in this 14 km walk.
The kids and the dog will love this short ramble through the woods and fields around Sint-Pieters-Rode
Freelance writer Jane Edwards casts her eye over accessibility-friendly hotels and other accommodation in Belgium.