Category Archives: Belgium

The Four Lifts of the Canal du Centre, (Belgium)

“The last 4 hydraulic lifts from the 20th century in operation in the world” The Four Lifts of the Canal du Centre is the continuation of the previous travel guide on the Major Mining Sites of Wallonia. Both of which the … Continue reading

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Major Mining Sites of Wallonia, (Belgium)

“Sillon Industriel (Industrial Valley) of Belgium”,  “European Route of Industrial Heritage” Belgium, a small country but so much to offer to any visitor. I cannot count any longer how many times I’ve come to everywhere, especially Bruges, Ghent and Brussels, yet never getting … Continue reading

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Leuven, (Belgium)

“Loven”, “The Brewery City” Here we are returning back to Brussels once more this year, after 3 months since the last time; and after a very, very last minute booking found yet again under the flight+hotel deals offered by British … Continue reading

Posted in 01. Europe, 08. August, 2015, Belgium, Short Trips, Western Europe | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Brussels, (Belgium)

“Old Dutch: Broeksel”, “Home in the Marsh”, “The Capital of Europe” Since I forgot when was the last time we’ve been to Brussels, probably 5 years ago, it was quite a good idea to return. And especially after finding a … Continue reading

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Liege, (Belgium)

“Liudik, People”, “Leodium” 13th of August, 2011 Another weekend and another new destination. Although I flew into Düsseldorf and stayed there over the weekend as I’ve been doing before for the many other trips nearby where Düsseldorf is my base. … Continue reading

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Antwerp, (Belgium)

“Gallo-Roman Antverpia”, “The Diamond Capital of the World” 2nd of May, 2010 On another of the frequent weekends spent in Düsseldorf, we visit the city of Antwerp in Belgium. At almost 200km apart, it is one of the farthest destinations we … Continue reading

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