September 23, 2022


Wonderful autumn walk on the banks of the river Meuse, near the tiny village of Hastière-par-Delà with its 11th century church.

September 21, 2022

Car-free Brussels last Sunday

 Photographs taken by Teodora Lalova-Spinks

The Brussels region prides itself on being the largest car-free zone in Europe last Sunday. 

September 16, 2022

Who would ever have...?

A friend asked me recently what happened to "This is Belgium"? 

Who would ever have thought that I would receive gentle pressure to pick it up again?

Who would also ever have thought that we would so anxiously be waiting for a few drops of rain? ... I saw the first ones, finally, on the windscreen of my car as I was driving in the direction of Place Madou a few days ago.

May 07, 2020

Covid-19 evening stroll in Ghent

Covid-19 frees up time to return to an old passion like blogging. I received these gorgeous shots taken by a good friend on a magical stroll through Ghent yesterday evening.  

March 31, 2019

A new Classical Festival in the Abbey of Averbode

A  Festival is born.
Three young Belgians got together to create a chamber music festival in the old Norbertine Abbey of Averbode.
The concerts will take place on May 11,12 and 18. 
Tickets available on the website

August 26, 2018

Hergé museum in Louvain-la-Neuve

"Wonderful Hergé museum in Louvain La Neuve outside Brussels. Building is architecturally very interesting and attractive, collection beautifully displayed, and learned a lot about the creator. A must see".

Thank you Bonnie for sharing your impression of your Tintin visit with TiB 

August 19, 2018

Edgard Tytgat in Schiedam, the Netherlands

 I have asked for contributions in my previous post and here is the first one about the exhibition dedicated to Tytgat in Schiedam. Looking forward to getting more Belgium related posts and pictures from you, readers.