Travel Blogs from Brussels, Belgium

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Brussels, Brussels, Belgium travel blog


A travel blog entry by kellygrugan


... that day and seeing some people in silly costumes reminded me a little bit of Fasching in Munich.  We also happened to be in Brussels on the day their new Metro was opened so we were about as lost on the train as most of the locals!  We headed ...

Making Friends, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Making Friends

A travel blog entry by ainaz


... the beautiful town of Louven and a companion for the ride to Brussels.  Thank you Vicky and Elizabeth. Again asking directions in Brussels leading to new friendships, a costly night at the bar (I only had one beer, but I lost my wallet so it turned ...

Belgium = Beer, Chocolate and Frittes, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Belgium = Beer, Chocolate and Frittes

A travel blog entry by thetembas


... neighborhoods could be mistaken for Kinshasa and that is no exageration. Julius fit in as well as Sara, except for the fact that he wasn't speaking French. After Brussels and the big city life we took the train an hour away to Tourist Heaven, ...

Brussels:  A Small City, with Big Mussels!!!, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Brussels: A Small City, with Big Mussels!!!

A travel blog entry by rachandshan


... them a little wheelchair aware. Not so really!! This was a hard city for us to get around. But we trudged on because Brussels has something that nobody else has. In fact it’s a very special person who has become Internationally famous. He has more ...

Brussels - Day 13, Ixelles, Belgium travel blog

Brussels - Day 13

A travel blog entry by tammyandsteve


... out too much tonight since we got in so late in the day. We plan to explore tomorrow. We also finally got to wear short sleeves today. It was actually warm in both Amsterdam and Brussels. I am going to wear everything I brought with me at least ...

Belgium: Waffles and Chocolate, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Belgium: Waffles and Chocolate

A travel blog entry by hollyplunkett


... about half an hour, plenty of time to spare! All I can say is thank god for flight delays.  As soon as we arrived in Brussels, the first thing we smelt were hot waffles. Straight away we knew we had picked the right city! We each had a waffle, I had ...

Lets go somewhere that's open, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Lets go somewhere that's open

A travel blog entry by davefrendy


... having just arrived we were able to get some fresh water and what have you. We were planning on catching the Thalys to Brussels (it's a slightly more expensive high-speed train) except that there were no eurail seats available on it and we would have had ...

Chocolates and Beer..., Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Chocolates and Beer...

A travel blog entry by chezstar

... meet sooo many awesome people and you feel like you have known them forever. Travelled on the awesome Europe train system to Brussels - it took 1 and a half hours and cost 11 Euros!!! BARGAIN!!! After an awesome nights sleep in a HOTEL!!!! i ...

Brussels: Chocolate, Waffles, and Peeing Boys, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Brussels: Chocolate, Waffles, and Peeing Boys

A travel blog entry by mlp5176


... the planes waiting to take off.  This was going to be a good trip. We had high expectations for what awaited us in BrusselsBelgium waffles…from BELGIUM?!?!  Yes, please.  Throw in some melt-in-your-mouth chocolate and you have ...

I believe I can fly...., Brussels, Belgium travel blog

I believe I can fly....

A travel blog entry by mendekie


Het vliegtuig was groot, althans dat vond ik. In het voorste gedeelte allemaal kleine cabines, voor de bussines class. Daarachter waren de stoelen voor ons gewone burgers ( en Max de militair), wat nog steeds wel luxe was. De tv's in de hoofdsteunen ...

Bienvenue à Bruxelles!, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Bienvenue à Bruxelles!

A travel blog entry by iainabroad


... the Arcade Cinquantenaire, which looks a bit like a cross between the Arc de Triomphe and the Brandenburg Gate. - Wondered why Brussels was chosen to be the political capital of Europe.  I'm thinking all the Eurocrats came for the same reasons I ...

Mussels in Brussels, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Mussels in Brussels

A travel blog entry by ameng


... result. As I said, it was a lazy day, so the furthest from the hostel we ventured was to a nearby grill house, surprisingly named "Brussels Grill", and it was a good finish to the day.   14th May, 2012 The hostel didn't provide free breakfast, so we ...

Brussels, Bruges, and Back, Brussels and Bruges, Belgium travel blog

Brussels, Bruges, and Back

A travel blog entry by eblakemore


... Day One - Friday 10/24: It was a rainy and glum morning when we boarded the double-decker 'Megabus' that would take us to Brussels, Belgium. If you've ever taken Megabus before (both inside and outside of the U.S. you know it can be a bit insufferable). ...

Belgium for Beginners, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Belgium for Beginners

A travel blog entry by cascademayer

... , which wasn’t done all weekend. However, everyone was coming back so I kept getting distracted and telling everyone how Brussels was and asking about their weekends so homework didn’t actually get started until after dinner, but I still was ...

Crazy soldiers at Waterloo, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Crazy soldiers at Waterloo

A travel blog entry by ewilson

So, when we went to Waterloo there were a bunch of people dressed up in classic French soldier uniforms with muskets having a battle with blanks amonongst themselves. It was quite entertaing to watch. They were part of a group that does that sort of ...

Brussels: Grime and Splendor, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Brussels: Grime and Splendor

A travel blog entry by kurtmills


For all that Brugge was with its Medieval canals and cozy-quaint feeling, Brussels was the opposite with large boulevards with tons of cars, the immense European Quarter, large multinational headquarters and the huge Royal Palace. There was an interesting ...

Beer, chocolate and waffles?, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Beer, chocolate and waffles?

A travel blog entry by clgs


... the movie starring David Wenham or because you went to a Catholic school in the 1960s. Tuesday we spent the day in Brussels visiting some of the local spots including:    the Grand Place/Grote Markt, the famous Mannekin Pis fountain, the ...

still driving., Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium travel blog

still driving.

A travel blog entry by thermalsailors

... of hitting one of the others. Belgium is that small.  We got off the train at 10pm and were near the other side of Belgium by midnight.  we have woken to a Fleet?(or is it a flock) of balloons drifting accross the morning mist. It was spectacular to ...

Let the trip begin! - Belgium, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Let the trip begin! - Belgium

A travel blog entry by klauridsen


... an almost perfectly preserved medieval town; compete with knights and coats of arms on various buildings.  One hour from Brussels by train though the countryside littered with windmills and small hamlets and, you arrive only to be instantly beckoned ...

Gettin' Brusseled, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Gettin' Brusseled

A travel blog entry by kmmccall


... tiny statue of a boy peeing - Mady told us that the Belgians love it because it represents their ironic sense of humour.  Brussels is a really interesting city, it is in the French part of Belgium so everyone speaks French, but all of the signs are ...

Belgium, Belgium, Belgium travel blog


A travel blog entry by lynda.30

Roadtrip ...

This Land is Your Land, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

This Land is Your Land

A travel blog entry by sarahmarceca


This past weekend my three roommates and I took a 4 day trip to Brussels, Belgium. Basically to sum up our trip: they weren't kidding when they said the Belgium chocolate and waffles are the best. To be honest I had no idea what to expect Belgium to be ...

Brussels- home of the MOST beer, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Brussels- home of the MOST beer

A travel blog entry by zoharl


... I may as well just take the other and buy them a beer at the bar tonight. Speaking of the bar, there's one in Brussels called Delirium where I ended up last night with two Australian men, a group of Scottish students, and an American who works for ...

No sprouts to be found, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

No sprouts to be found

A travel blog entry by burles

... walk around, but compared to the places I've already visited, not the most interesting. As many of you know, I planned to be in Brussels during the musical fireworks. These I am proud to say, I was able to see. They were pretty cool, definately the most ...

Souper à Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium travel blog

Souper à Bruxelles

A travel blog entry by perleval


Après quelques jours de repos, je me rends à Bruxelles avec Yannic pour rendre visite à ma cousine. Je ne l'ai pas vu depuis près de six mois et j'ai très hâte de la revoir. Nous passons vraiment une très chouette soirée et c'est très ...

Biere et du chocolate, Brussels (Bruxelles), Belgium travel blog

Biere et du chocolate

A travel blog entry by gordy_gopher


Thank god. Four nights in the same city; a record! Brussels was all we hoped for, modern, efficient, a wealth of culture...and the worlds best beer and chocolate. We spent 4 fabulous days drinking and eating the above, respectively. Sunday 26th Feb ...

Belgium beer/ Belgium waffles U WIN!!!!, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Belgium beer/ Belgium waffles U WIN!!!!

A travel blog entry by sobby


... That night led to round two which is when we tried Monk beer which is beer that has been brewed for years and has over 9 percent alcohol and another belgium beer that is sour yet smooth from local brussels bacteria that they put in it. WOW what a ...

Waffles in Brussels, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Waffles in Brussels

A travel blog entry by katevoss


... and bleeding.  Anyway, after the museum I continued wandering and went to get yet another Waffle – a proper Brussels one this time (square softer waffle with icing sugar on top).  After this I had pretty much seen ...

Paris Days 2 and 3 and Brusels Day 1, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

Paris Days 2 and 3 and Brusels Day 1

A travel blog entry by bbk6

... culture gives my a twinge of guilt that I did not continue to take French.   This afternoon we walked around Brussels. It is like a fairytale world in which the rules of nutrition do not apply. The shop windows alternate between the different ...

What do you call Belgiam Waffles in Belgiam?, Brussels, Belgium travel blog

What do you call Belgiam Waffles in Belgiam?

A travel blog entry by pool-family


I wanted to get back to Brussels before we lost all memory.  Brussels was an incredible city.  When we arrived in Brussels people were arguing about cabs.  As I was using maps and slowly getting us more lost, David quickly pulled up an ...

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