Essential Brussels

What else is there to see in Brussels? To start with: the Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula, the Royal Saint-Hubert Galleries, chocolates, waffles, beer, the Manneken Pis, and our absolute favorite, the Atomium.


Grand Place: The Center of Brussels

When in Brussels, the first thing to do is definitely to check out the Grote Markt, also known as the Grand Place. An awesome collection of old, grand buildings, the square deserves the latter name far more than the former, and can easily occupy a lot of your stay in this contemporary city.

Mid-Travel Report: Europe 2015

Hi! We’re in Bruges right now and headed to Brussels. Sad to think that we’re on the latter half of our journey. The weather has been pretty cold and dismal for most of it but we seem to have turned a corner and now the world is bright and shiny! Just when I broke my…