An open letter to travel writer Bill Bryson, in response to critical remarks he made about Belgium in one of his books
A pleasant walk along the River Dijle which flows through Sint-Agatha-Rode, named after the patron saint of breast cancer
Two walks through the heart of Flanders Fields to some of the most poignant World War One cemeteries
Outstanding detective work by Belgian woodcarver Patrick Damiaens led to a valuable carving being reunited with its home in England decades after being lost.
Two different walks to explore Domain Solvay, the Chateau de La Hulpe, the Folon Art Museum, and the surrounding woodland
A morning 10 km country walk to go with your afternoon visit to the Tower of Eben-Ezer that I covered in a previous post
Seed-heads can often be as striking as a colourful flower. Take the plant known as Old Man’s Beard, for example…
And now for Something Completely Different! I guarantee that the Tower of Eben-Ezer is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before
Looking for shapes and patterns in nature can transform a morning walk in your local park or forest into a journey of discovery
An enjoyable 20 km circular walk starting and ending at Florival railway station
May they rust in peace
Three walks through the Belgian National Park. Choose any one, or mix and match
When I saw my first article in print, I immediately went in search of a big hole to jump into and disappear. Forever.
An introduction to the five entry points to the Hoge Kempen National Park, an area of natural beauty
You can’t beat a cold, frosty and sunny morning for a lovely Saturday morning walk