Brussels Travel Tips

Let me talk to you about Pinterest. First of all, I am addicted to it basically since it launched in 2010. Secondly, it’s a constant source of Monday coffee posts. Thirdly, it’s my go to for Brussels inspiration. Because let’s face it, no matter the many years we have been living in this city (and there have been many of

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Meert in Brussels

Meert is everything I love in one place – it is sophisticated and cozy at the same time; it is private but perfect for people watching; it is a heaven of pastels and perfectly executed treats!

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Oyster Farms in Normandy

When you love oysters and Carrefour invites you to discover where they supply their oysters from in Normandy, there is only one answer: oui! Despite the potential rain, the potential cold winds, the potential early morning. Nothing put me off from participating in such a unique discovery trip. 

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Children Museum in Brussels

Our monthly challenge continues and on a sunny Sunday we crossed town to go to Musée des Enfants – Children Museum in Brussels. This museum visit review will be a tale of two … posts. One, dedicated to the playground and another, to follow in a few years probably, on the actual museum. Why you ask?

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Les Petits Bouchons

Did you miss us? We have been a bit quiet here, but we are back with another restaurant review. This time we head to Uccle, the southern commune of Brussels, where we enjoy a delicious dinner in Les Petits Bouchons (literal translation – the small corks). What’s in a name?

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Humphrey

I know … we all watched the inauguration last evening. Which is why I thought some happy news about our latest restaurant discovery (Humphrey) and our latest immersion into cocktail making (Johnnie Walker) will cheer us all up. Because, without getting into politics, we need a drink a whisky cocktail never hurt nobody. 

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