West Flanders

Irish Peace Park

How to spend a day in Mesen

Stefaan Bailleur from the website wandelverhaal.be describes how to spend a day in the town of Mesen/Messines in West Flanders.

Cloth Hall and Grote Markt Ypres

The Reconstruction of Ypres

Ypres was totally destroyed in the First World War yet took only 10 years to rebuild. Here’s the story of the Reconstruction of Ypres.

Loppem Castle, Belgium

Loppem Castle

Visit Loppem Castle with its scenic lake, grounds with a maze, art collection and First World War history.

Books on Belgium

The Belgian Coastal Tram

Where’s the world’s largest coastal tram line? Belgium, of course. Jump aboard and off we go!