Brugge, the chocolate Venice of the North – Belgium
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Brugge. The complete city center is put on the UNESCO list. This is not strange, because its medieval center is a great place to be. Our daughter had her first chocolate in the chocolate museum.       Also on … Read More

Leuven, a medieval center worth visiting – Belgium
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Leuven (in Flemish) or Louvain (in French) is Belgian’s 8th largest city, but not one many people visit. However, this birthplace of worldfamous beer brand Stella Artois, is definitely worth going to. Especially during wintertime, when the Town Hall is … Read More

Castle Van Horst, castle and castle grounds – Belgium
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Near Leuven you can find Castle Van Horst. This medieval castle is located on a strategic spot in the Winge-valley. In 1488 it was burned down by the people of Leuven who rebelled against Maximilian of Austria. Iwein van Kortenbach rebuilt the … Read More

Churches of Mechelen – Belgium
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  Mechelen. I met my wife in 2012.  In the summer of that year we wanted to go on holiday to Bulgaria, Greece and Macedonia with a friend. But he insisted we first should have a test holiday alone. Therefore … Read More

Birds of Mechelen – Belgium
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  Mechelen. I met my wife in 2012.  In the summer we wanted to go on holiday to Bulgaria, Greece and Macedonia with a friend. He insisted we first should have a test holiday alone. Our test holiday was in Mechelen. … Read More

A weekend in Mechelen – Belgium
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  Mechelen. I met my wife in 2012. In the summer and we wanted to go on holiday to Bulgaria, Greece and Macedonia with a friend, He insisted we first should have a test holiday alone. Our test holiday was in … Read More