Villers Abbey: open-air archeology

I hesitated a lot before making up my mind. I wasn’t sure whether black & white or color would do justice to the site best. I ended up picking B&W, but I’m still not sure of the result. Continue reading “Villers Abbey: open-air archeology”

Antwerpen: bling bling?

There is much more to Antwerp than diamonds, but I guess that’s a big thing. Other than that, it’s got a very nice zoo, great architecture, an amazing train station,…, Continue reading “Antwerpen: bling bling?”

The European Parliament Mall

Yes. Maybe you already know this. Maybe not. Either way, you should! Brussels is the home to the European Parliament. What that means is that we get to have a lot more traffic more often. Continue reading “The European Parliament Mall”

Brugge: the Venice of the North

I’ve never been to Venice so I guess I’ll just have to take their word for it. Bruges is also called the Venice of the North for it has a lot of man-made canals. Continue reading “Brugge: the Venice of the North”

La photo entre amis: mon quartier/my neighborhood

La photo entre amis is a small Facebook photo group that a friend and I just started. Each one of us gets his/her turn to pick a theme. This month’s theme is: my neighborhood in 3 to 5 photos. Continue reading “La photo entre amis: mon quartier/my neighborhood”

Timon & Co.

This is the last post about Pairi Daiza‘s little friends. In this one, you’ll find Timon (from the Lion King… in person), an elephant and a sea lion. Continue reading “Timon & Co.”

Find the odd one out

This is the second post I’m publishing on Pairi Daiza. Can you please help me identify some of the birds in the photos below. Continue reading “Find the odd one out”

Cranes are not only for building

Below, you’ll find photos of cranes taken at Pairi Daiza -a zoo in Southern Belgium. I don’t usually like visiting zoos because I don’t think it’s necessary to keep animals captive. (Unless it’s for the purpose of saving a species). But this park is a little different, and they even take elephants on a walk around facilities once the visitors are all gone at night. Continue reading “Cranes are not only for building”