First thing on your list in Belgium should be to get to Spa Francorchamps in the Ardiennes to see what is possibly the best racing track in the world... Even if it not Grand Prix weekend there is usually something goiong on, and if not the track is actually part of the main road so you can drive it yourself
drink french coffee and good...
drink french coffee and good french wine in a cafe in the central plaza. You must walk along the small, narrow streets around the plaza and enjoy it. There are also greek fast foods, but nothing the real thing although there are greek owners. Enjoy expensive shopping. The building of the European Community. The sunset in the plaza drinking wine with a good friend.
Cleve Mansions I have tried to...
Cleve Mansions I have tried to research whether Anne of Cleves lived here but so far not found anything to confirm this. However, I have visited her house in Lewes. The Mansions are now a bit run down, it seems that at one time you could view the interior but is now used for training and conferences.
The spire of the Hotel de...
The spire of the Hotel de Ville in the Grand Place
Brussels was originally built around the Grand Place. The central area of the city near the Grand Place has a pleasingly distinctive style of architecture. Miscellaneous events such as expositions are held in the Grand Place. Modern Brussels is built outward from the Grand Place.
Visit the flower carpet at the...
Visit the flower carpet at the Grand Place in Brussels.
It is set up every 2 years. This year it was from 14/08/2002 till 18/08/2002.
For more info you can take a look at www.flowercarpet.be
For more pics take a look at the travelogue. This year was the first time that I visited this flower carpet.
During this weekend, Sabsi & Bea were in Brussel for 2 days, so we decided to meet.