I pass by the location marking a bold action by the Belgian Resistance to free Jewish and Roma civilians from a train heading for Auschwitz.
No sign of anything to do with Middle Earth in this place called Bree, but plenty of fresh air, great walks and lovely nature
A Saturday morning cycle ride under the grey clouds of Belgium.
Will my Saturday morning walk reveal any surprises?
Some more great tips from Kevin Mayne on how to enjoy cycling in Belgium
Some great ideas from guest blogger Kevin Mayne to discover Belgium by bike
The Belgian draft horse is a spectacular animal. We look at its history, evolution, and current usage in Belgium and America.
Get your wellies on for a 7-km circular walk around Herent and Wilsele
An interesting and scenic walk through the villages, fields and forests around Nieuwrode
An interesting and scenic walk through the villages, fields and forests around Nieuwrode, with a 12th century castle thrown in for good measure!
Patrick Damiaens is a talented wood carver who specializes in Liege-style furniture and coats of arms
The horror of war extends beyond the human tragedy. Over 8 million horses died during the First World War
Follow the 6-km “Promenade des murs” around this sleepy Wallonian village
This almost became the world’s tallest building!
Visit the abbey before enjoying a beautiful expanse of heathland and woodland