delirium coaster

Sampling Belgium’s finest beers at Delirium Café

When I mentioned my upcoming trip to Brussels, I must have had five different people tell me I had to go to Delirium Café to drink some Belgian beer. Now I’m not one to turn down any suggestion for tasty drinks or cool pubs when I’m traveling, so I was already sold after the first recommendation. […]

Grand Place

The sound and light show in Brussels’ Grand Place

Each night throughout the month of December, Grand Place, the main square of Brussels, is lit up by thousands of colorful lights for a show that shouldn’t be missed. Beginning just after sundown, a sound and light show illuminates the facades of the beautiful buildings surrounding the old square in a dance of color and holiday […]

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Exploring Brussels’ Christmas market: Winter Wonders

If I had to pick one word to describe the Winter Wonders festival of Brussels it would be this: intoxicating.  Swirling scents of sweet fried waffles mixing with roasted chestnuts and hot cocoa. Twinkling lights of every color. Throbbing crowds pulsing through the narrow streets in time to the jovial Christmas music. It was like being […]