Category - Belgium

September Pic(k)s

This woman was marching in a procession near the Grand Place in Brussels and kindly stopped to pose for a few quick snaps. About two dozen camera-toting Japanese tourists –and me– rapidly descended. In spite of the somewhat absurd...

Musee du Slip opens in Brussels

This new underpants museum, which opened its doors last month, will surely be atop this guy’s list of places to visit when his troubles in Germany are behind him. Via WorldHum: Belgian artist Jan Bucquoy has just opened the “Musee du...

30 Second Cheap Hotel Advisor –...

Aristote Avenue de Stalingrad 7 Brussels Stayed 3 nights, 12-13-14-Sep 2007 As you can see, it’s fairly utilitarian; some would say cozy. My room was tiny, and its lone window opened up to an unfortunate view of a walled in stairway...

Looking for an affordable apartment in...

Monaco and London top the list as Europe’s most expensive cities for those in the market for residential property, according to a survey conducted by The Global Property Guide, a residential real estate research organization. Space is at...

Post card from Brussels – Village...

BRUSSELS – It’s as predictably irritating and ultimately amusing as a speech by George Bush: when a RyanAir boarding call announcement is made, a no-holds-barred attack from all sides ensues. There’s no room for mercy or goodwill when...