Stoclet House - or Stoclet Palace - is a secret heritage site. All you'll see is the back of the building. Through an iron fence. I'm feeling a bit like a stalker, snapping photos through the fence as cars pass by on Brussel's busy, snazzy [...]
When I began a sporadic little series Cats of the World a few years ago, this hot pink spandex cat on a bike in Brussels is not the type of cat I had in mind. Cats are indeed photogenic creatures, and so is this kitty. [...]
Brussels is a city in its own right, beyond being the capital of Europe. There's yummy chocolate, first-rate beer, fabulous architecture and groovy street art, and there's TinTin. What more could one want?
I've been to the capital of Europe countless times. I even lived there for a few months after uni, while I was contemplating what to do with the rest of my life - amongst friends persuading me to join them in diplomatic/bureaucratic service. Idly contemplating, [...]