Belgium

Top Five European Christmas Markets

It’s that time of year again!  Get into the Christmas spirit – take a city break and visit some of the European Christmas markets where you could combine your holiday shopping with a culture trip as well.

With the sound of carol singers, the smell of roasting chestnuts and mulled wine to fuel you up from […]

October 25th, 2012|Austria, Belgium, Food|

Best Things to See and Do in Ghent, Belgium

The first place I take a visitor from out of town is to the Belfry, St. Bavo’s Cathedral and “The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb” and St. Michaels’ Bridge.

When I crave Ghent cuisine, I turn to a table for two in a romantic restaurant or a group meal in a great setting.

For complete quiet, I can […]

July 9th, 2010|Belgium|

Best Things to See and Do in Bruges, Belgium

Are you traveling to Bruges in Belgium? The first place I take a visitor from out of town is to Bruges city center. The historic centre of Bruges is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

At the end of a busy day,  I go to the city parks to relax and watch people.

Hoping to escape the crowds […]

June 18th, 2010|Belgium|