Category: Belgium

Rue des Bouchers

The infamous Rue des Bouchers street in Brussels is a classic tourist trap of sub-par restaurants. But is it really as bad as they say?...

Amsterdam Day Trip

In less than 2 hours, Amsterdam can be reached from Brussels via the Thalys high-speed train. Slower InterCIty trains reach Amsterdam from Brussels in 3...

What do they speak in Belgium?

Dutch and French are spoken widely all over Belgium, but in many regions one language is more popular than the other. In the north, the...

The Atomium

If you’re an architecture fan, the Atomium in Brussels, built for the 1958 Brussels World’s Fair, is worth a visit. Mini-Europe is located nearby and...

Mussels in Brussels

Mussels in Brussels (moules), not to be confused with Jean-Claude Van Damme who is known as the muscles from Brussels, is the local favorite in the Belgian...