Derek Blyth is the author of the bestselling The 500 Hidden Secrets of Brussels. He picks out ten of his favourite hidden secrets in every issue for The ...
Feb, 16
Derek Blyth’s hidden secrets of Brussels
Derek Blyth is the author of the bestselling The 500 Hidden Secrets of Brussels. He picks out ten of his favourite hidden secrets in every ...
Friday, 16, February 2018
How 200 years of industry shaped Belgium’s identity
Today a small country renowned for its linguistic battles, it is hard to imagine that only 150 years ago, Belgium was the first industrial ...
Thursday, 15, February 2018
Brussels Forgotten Museums – The Crossbow Guild Museum
Not many people know about the Crossbow Guild Museum. It is hidden behind a gate on Place Royale that is normally locked. Inside this ...
Monday, 05, February 2018
Derek Blyth’s hidden secrets of Brussels
Derek Blyth is the author of the bestselling The 500 Hidden Secrets of Brussels. He picks out ten of his favourite hidden secrets in every ...
Thursday, 23, November 2017
Leopold III: The Belgian king who was forced to abdicate after the Second World War
Students are showing up in front of the Royal Palace in Brussels. Their cheers are tempered by some protestors and boo’s from the public. ...
Tuesday, 21, November 2017
Revisiting the roots of the Exodus: A Belgian documentary
Belgian filmmaker Olivier Vandersleyen’s new documentary comes out this November after three years in production. The film is a ...
Wednesday, 15, November 2017
Brussels’ Big Bet on Pedestrianisation: Where do we stand three years on?
Better than Barcelona. That was how Brussels’ pedestrian scheme was billed when the idea was first mooted in 2014. The ambitious project ...
Friday, 10, November 2017