Brussels has a lot of cycling initiatives on the mobility agenda, including tripling the use of bicycles by the city's residents by 2030, but it will be ...
Sep, 09
Bait bikes won’t work if theft isn’t prosecuted, says cyclist group
Brussels has a lot of cycling initiatives on the mobility agenda, including tripling the use of bicycles by the city's residents by 2030, ...
Thursday, 09, September 2021
‘Nobody lives there’: Airbnb investors taking up scarce Brussels real estate
While Airbnb claims that it enables people to rent their room or house sporadically to tourists, affording travellers a more authentic ...
Tuesday, 07, September 2021
Brussels’ best architecture award: The nominees
The nominees for the first Brussels architectural awards have been decided, with landmarks from Place Rogier to the summer bars of the ...
Sunday, 29, August 2021
Excavation of destroyed synagogue in Lithuania exposes new findings
In Vilnius, capital of Lithuania, an excavation of its former Great Synagogue has fully exposed the Torah ark and the podium that was ...
Sunday, 29, August 2021
Horses to Heizel: Brussels’ trams through the ages
Trams in Brussels have come a long way from the first horse-drawn services that started carrying passengers from the Porte de Namur to the ...
Friday, 30, July 2021
The mysterious murder of Belgium’s Communist leader Julien Lahaut: Solved without any perpetrators ever brought to justice
The murder of Communist leader Julien Lahaut in 1950 shocked Belgium. No-one was convicted for the murder, and it is still an open wound. A ...
Tuesday, 20, July 2021
In Photos: Belgium bikes through the ages
Cycling has long been a sport with a strong link to Belgium, and with good reason. From city hoppers to spandex-clad weekend trips, ...
Friday, 09, July 2021