Located 20 km south-west of Antwerp, the quiet town of Bornem has much to offer.
There are plenty of opportunities for walking and cycling along the River Dijle as it snakes its 86-km way through central Belgium.
One of the loveliest and most varied walks I have ever done in Belgium
Visit one of the prettiest river valleys in Belgium with this pleasant walk.
The Sloping Lock of Ronquières has to be seen to be believed. And you can take a boat trip on this incredible piece of Belgian engineering
A pleasant walk along the River Dijle which flows through Sint-Agatha-Rode, named after the patron saint of breast cancer
A 22 km hike from the village of Esneux up to the top of La Roche aux Fochons
Enjoy this walk along the River Demer near Aarschot.
A super 87 km cycle ride through the peaceful, attractive woods and fields in between Diest, Beringen and Tessenderlo, and including the Valley of the Zwarte Beek.
A new brochure on Flemish Brabant is beautiful, and a great source of useful tips on places to visit Back in November last year I was contacted by Eva De Smedt from the Tourism Department of the Province of Flemish Brabant. She was just starting work on a […]
The cycle paths along the River Schelde are really excellent. And you can hop from bank to bank on the river ferries
Taking a 45-minute boat trip along the River Leie is a great way to see another side of Gent
Stage 4 of the GR 571, and the first signs of spring along the River Salm.
Stage 3 of the GR 571: more steep climbs, more snow, more great views, more fun! I come across plenty of reminders that this area was in the middle of a huge conflict during the Second World War, and experienced a wonderful climb with some great views from the top.
Stage 2 of the GR 571 featured steep ascents, great views, scary footbridges and some snow! And a lovely overnight stay at Maggie’s AirBnB in Stourmont.