Category Archives: Belgium

Antwerp, The City Of Diamonds

Antwerp, a busy pocket-sized metropolis, has something for everyone. The city is an inspiring source of culture thanks to its impressive architecture and magnificent museums and churches. So called ‘fashionistas’ can explore the stores of Antwerp’s designers, whose stylish creations are revered all over the world. ‘Foodies’ and people with a passion for life in…

Antwerp, The City Of Diamonds

Antwerp, a busy pocket-sized metropolis, has something for everyone. The city is an inspiring source of culture thanks to its impressive architecture and magnificent museums and churches. So called ‘fashionistas’ can explore the stores of Antwerp’s designers, whose stylish creations are revered all over the world. ‘Foodies’ and people with a passion for life in…

Belgium – Brugge

The Belgium city Bruges (Brugge) is a charming city with medieval streets.  The centre of Brugge is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Sites  because of its authencity of medieval buildings and historic settlement. Also there are ancient churches and canals in this amazing city.  Belgium is famous for its chocolate, fries and beer. Dedicated…

Belgium – Brussels

One of the best known cities in Belgium is Brussels (Bruxelles or Brussel). Brussels is the capital of Belgium and is the headquarters of the European Union. Brussels is an amazing city with historic buildings, market, restaurants and cafes.  Brussels also has a wide variety of attractions such as: Manneken Pis (Peeing Boy), Grand Palace…

History of Belgium – The French Period

Belgium is still a quite young independent country. Independence of the modern state was declared in 1830. At this time, the various regions of Belgium already had a rich history. The history of Belgium stretches back before the origin of the modern state and name. This is the first part of the two-part series about…

Belgium Government

Every country has a different kind of government and Belgium is quite interesting. The federal government has the executive power in the Kingdom of Belgium. It used to be the ministers were appointed by the King but now they are chosen by residents of Belgium. It consists of ministers and secretaries of state drawn from…

Hotels in Belgium

Belgium doesn’t disappoint when it comes to accommodation. The country is full of hostels, quaint guesthouses, friendly B&Bs and sleek hotels. You can choose for a hotel right in the centre of one of Belgium urban cities as Antwerp or Brussels. Or choose for a relaxed getaway in the midst of nature. We have looked…

Belgium History – French period

Belgium is still a quite young independent country. Independence of the modern state was declared in 1830. At this time, the various regions of Belgium already had a rich history. The history of Belgium stretches back before the origin of the modern state and name. This is the first part of the two-part series about…

Support Your Local Environment

The globalization is something that can’t be hidden no more. Goods can be send to anywhere on earth in just a matter of days. We can travel overseas and in the air. Because of this, big industries can sell their products in the smallest town at the other side of the world. Respiration dates can…

Belgian Chocolate

The Belgians have perfected the South-American product to the culinary highest point.  For centuries now those Belgians have been leading the world with their sweet treats but what is it about them and what makes them so good at it? La Maison des Maitres Chocolatiers Belges La Maison des Maitres Chocolatiers means ‘House of the…