A 14 km cycle ride that passes Leuven’s four abbeys – with a couple of delightful taverns on the way for a lunch stop!
Partly beautifully renovated, the Park Abbey of Leuven comprises a church, museum, farm, fishponds, gatehouses and brasserie.
There’s a new picnic area and nature walk in Leuven, around the Vijvers (Ponds) of Bellefroid.
Join me as I cycle around the outskirts of Leuven on this 27 km route that takes in Heverlee Woods and the Leuven-Mechelen Canal.
For Brussels residents, this is a great walk to escape the city for a while!
There’s plenty of activities to do and events to attend in Belgium in December 2019, both in the major cities, and the wilds of Wallonia.
The Flemish Brabant Tourist Office has organised two more English-speaking guides to introduce you to two lovely areas of the province this weekend, October 5-6, 2019.
A brief introduction to one of Leuven’s delights: its Kruidtuin, or Botanical Garden.
There are plenty of opportunities for walking and cycling along the River Dijle as it snakes its 86-km way through central Belgium.
Wondering what to see in Leuven? Check out this stunning video by Basel Zobieda.
An open letter to travel writer Bill Bryson in response to his criticisms of Belgium in his recent book.
A practical example of how to use the wonderful Flemish cycling network in Flanders: an 85-km round trip Tienen, the sugar city