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Goodbye 2017, Hello 2018!


Change. If there is one word that characterizes 2017 – and 2018 as well actually – it is this word: change. Let’s start with the bad news: the “death” of our car. It didn’t come as a complete surprise – we had driven more than 270.000 kilometres with it! –  but we had hoped it would have lasted a bit…

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Brussels In Bright Colours – Part 1


Winter has come. Lately, the weather has become sombre and the cityscape looks a bit sad with all the barren trees. I think back to the beautiful autumn we have had… These pictures are from Bois de la Cambre/Ter Kamerenbos, an urban Brussels park measuring 1.23 square kilometres. It has a lake with a small island, called Robinson’s Island. The…

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Where Magritte Became Inspired


René Magritte is without any doubt one of the greatest Belgian artists. If you are unfamiliar with his work, there are 2 museums in Brussels dedicated to his works. This year sees the 50th anniversary of the death of Magritte, resulting in extra exhibitions in Brussels. And you can also visit the house where he spent his childhood in Jette, which is…

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Photo Essay – Indian Summer In Duinbergen


You might think I took these pictures in summer… This was actually the last week of September, during a warm and sunny Sunday. The location was Duinbergen, a small Belgian coastal town, not far from the border with the Netherlands. The beginning of September had been cold and wet, so this was quite a treat!

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Coo – The Waterfall And The Mist


In this post, we take you to one of the most touristic places in Belgium. Coo is a small town in the province of Liège, in the east of Belgium. Although it looks deserted in the evening, Coo attracts lots and lots of visitors during the day. The main attraction is its waterfall. With its 15 meters of height, the…

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Driving In The Black Forest


During our camping trip in August, Lars and I went on a day-trip in the south of the Black Forest. It was a lovely sunny Sunday and we had planned to first have a coffee in Titisee-Neustadt. Unfortunately, there were so many tourists around that we couldn’t park the car. Another time perhaps… We continued east and in Donaueschingen, we had more…

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Photo Essay – The Last Of Summer In Ostend


Things come and go. As do seasons… In the beginning of September, the weather had changed so much that we all thought autumn had come early this year. It was time, so Lars and I thought, for one last trip to the sea. And off we were to Ostend. During one of our first trips, we had spent one week…

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