Ghent is an atmospheric city after dark thanks in part to an inspiring urban light plan launched in 1998. The ancient Gothic buildings like the Vleeshuis and ...
Feb, 06
Hidden Belgium: A night ramble in Ghent
Ghent is an atmospheric city after dark thanks in part to an inspiring urban light plan launched in 1998. The ancient Gothic buildings like ...
Sunday, 06, February 2022
Giant Ed Sheeran mural removed as Brussels greenlights Belgium’s largest hotel
A giant Ed Sheeran mural that dominated the Brussels city streetscape has been painted over, just as hotel chiefs secured planning ...
Saturday, 05, February 2022
Hidden Belgium: Chocolaterie Defroidmont
Philippe Defroidmont chose a remote spot in the deep Ardennes to establish his small chocolate workshop. It lies outside the tiny village ...
Saturday, 05, February 2022
Brexit and the mushy pea conundrum
For decades, Britons abroad in Belgium always knew where to find their home treats: the Stonemanor store. It was stacked with creature ...
Friday, 04, February 2022
Hidden Belgium: An artist’s house in Bruges
It doesn’t look all that special from the street. But Huis ’t Schaep in Bruges is a very special place to stay. This fabulous guest house ...
Friday, 04, February 2022
Brussels horror film festival rescheduled for summer
The 40th anniversary of the Brussels horror film festival was due to welcome tens of thousands of film fans at the end of March. But ...
Thursday, 03, February 2022
Hidden Belgium: A bookcase toilet in Antwerp
The curious eighteenth-century Hofkamer lies hidden in the garden of a grand 18th-century Antwerp mansion called Den Wolsack. Abandoned for ...
Thursday, 03, February 2022