Looking for a fun and educational day out with the kiddos? Technopolis is kid and parent approved!

Today, Adriana takes us inside Technopolis, the Flemish Science Centre near Mechelen, where kids can learn, experiment, and have plenty of fun.

We all know to head to Sablon in #Brussels for a wealth of Belgian chocolate-y goodness, but Antwerp should be on every chocoholic's list too.

Today we share 3 great Belgian chocolate shops in Antwerp, Belgium sure to please even the most fanatical chocolate lovers.

A lowly warehouse in Antwerp may not seem like a life-changing sort of place. However, this was the start of a completely new life for over 2 million immigrants and a lifesaver for many of them. The Red Star Line Museum in Antwerp, tells the story of these immigrants, who bravely travelled from Eastern Europe to North America, leaving everything they knew behind.

The brand new Red Star Line Museum in Antwerp, tells the story of the 2 million immigrants, who bravely travelled from Eastern Europe to North America, leaving everything they knew behind.

If you are a book lover, interested in social history, art, design or architecture, don’t pass up the Museum Plantin-Moretus, in Antwerp, Belgium. It's the only museum on the UNESCO list and it’s simply too good to miss.

The Plantin-Moretus Printing Museum in Antwerp, Belgium is the only museum on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The collection of rare books, archives and printing presses makes it a must visit site.

Wondering where to find the best Belgian beer in Brussels? We've just updated one of our favourite posts. Check out Andrew's pick for the 5 best beer bars in Brussels! #VisitBrussels

Most bars in Brussels serve beer, but few offer an extraordinary selection. So today, we share our top five Brussels bars and cafés for tasting Belgian beer.

The 12 Best Museums for people looking for things to do in Brussels. What's your favourite?

Our series of things to do in Brussels - we share our 12 favourite museums in Belgium's capital city.

When you think of the many ways to explore #Belgium discovering the country by boat is probably not the first method of transportation that springs to mind... but maybe it should be.

We take a boat tour of Belgium's waterways: the Strépy-Thieu boat lift, Ronquières Inclined Plane, and the UNESCO-listed historic lifts of the Canal du Centre.

"The term ‘spa’ has come to mean any place having a natural water source that has healthy properties — a place of relaxation and rejuvenation."


One of our favourite traditions is visiting a thermal spa, disconnecting from everything digital, and reconnecting with each other. A great idea for valentines!

With the arrival of the warm and sunny weather, it's finally spa season. We thought it would be a great time to recap 3 of our favourite spas in Belgium.

How many of these bucket list items from Toerisme Vlaams-Brabant have you checked off? I managed to achieve a score of 70% and the last ones are going to be hard to achieve (like cycling around Brussels). It's a fun way to discover more things to do around Brussels. Share your score and let's see who is the most 'local'!

An inspirational list of fun (or downright weird) things to do locally… brought to you by Tourism Flemish Brabant

"Brussels truly has plenty to offer the Art Nouveau fan – from galleries and museums to touring private homes. This artistic style has left its mark on the Belgian capital and on the hearts of those who admire it."

From walking tours, to museums, to restaurants, there are plenty of ways to discover Brussels' Art Nouveau art and architecture.

One of the things we miss most about living in Brussels is the endless variety of restaurant options. While we loved getting dressed up and dining at fancy restaurants occasionally, it's the city's cheap eats I miss the most. This post shares some of our favourite spots for an affordable meal, but I'm sure there are plenty of new places since I wrote this. What are your favourite cheap eats in Brussels? #VisitBrussels

If you love to eat tasty, healthy food but are on a tight budget, you'll love our selection of 9 cheap eats in Brussels, Belgium.

Alison shares the best ways to tour Brussels, Belgium: "Even if you’ve lived in Brussels for years and think you’re an expert, we guarantee there’s always more to learn. So strap on your walking shoes, book a guide, bike, or boat, grab some friends or your kids and get out and explore!" 🇧🇪

We share our top 13 Brussels city tours for sightseeing, education, and fun. Get to know the Belgian capital, on the best sightseeing tours for individuals, groups, and families.

Over our eleven years in Belgium, I made it my mission to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites scattered around the country. I succeeded… mostly. Check out our list and let us know how many you've visited in the comments.

Belgium currently has 11 UNESCO World Heritage sites, 16 tentative sites, and 10 listings of cultural heritage. That's a lot of heritage for one tiny country!

BRAND NEW: After living in #Brussels for 11 years, we (finally) share our complete travel guide for visiting Brussels Belgium; including the best things to do, the best restaurants and hotels, public transportation tips and much, much more.

After living in Brussels for 11 years, we share our travel guide for visiting Brussels Belgium; including the best things to do in Brussels Belgium, hotels in Brussels, the best restaurants, public transportation tips, and the Brussels Belgium points of interest you can't miss.

'Where should I stay in Brussels?' is one of the most frequently asked questions we hear. I've spent the past 2 weeks compiling the biggest, most comprehensive guide to hotels in Brussels for all types of travel. Whether you have relatives visiting the city, you're visiting for the first time, or you want to treat your partner to a little 'Staycation' we've got you covered!

Whether you're visiting Belgium for the first time or you need to recommend a hotel to visiting family we tell you exactly where to stay in Brussels, Belgium.

If you're looking for a great day-trip (or weekend getaway) in #Belgium why not head to the Brasserie de l'Abbaye du Val Dieu. You can tour the brewery, visit the abbey grounds, and enjoy a great meal at the restaurant. It's close to the town of Aubel where you can visit the weekend market and pick up some local goodies to take home.

Settled under the shady trees in the Berwinne Valley is the stately Renaissance Abbey of Val-Dieu. The abbey is home to Val-Dieu Belgian Beer, great food and a beautiful garden.