Belgian Belfries

We’ve covered many serial world heritage sites here on Sophie’s World. Some are within the same country, such as the mining landscapes of Cornwall and Devon, while others are transnational: Struve’s Geodetic Arc, Europe's ancient beech forests, and even transcontinental, like le Corbusier’s buildings. Today, we’re in Belgium, taking a look [...]

2018-06-01T11:37:05+00:0031 May 2018|Belgium, UNESCO World Heritage|

In Flanders Fields the poppies grow…

"Listen, our guns have stopped." "Maybe the war is over. Maybe it’s peace." "Oh hurray! The big knobs have got around the table and yanked the iron out of the fire." This exchange from the last few minutes of the final episode of Blackadder Goes [...]

2018-11-11T12:28:07+00:0016 September 2017|Belgium, Museums, castles and gardens|
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