What to Pack for Belgium in the Fall

Belfort van Brugge

Note: This post contains affiliate links. As always, we only link to products we’ve used and that we think add value to our readers. So you snagged a cheap flight to Belgium and you’re super excited to eat your weight in chocolate, explore medieval castles, and hit up a few […]

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12 Free Things to Do in Brussels, Belgium

Grand Place

During our recent trip to Europe, we used Brussels as a home base for a week of Belgium exploration. And though we had a fantastic time stuffing our faces with waffles and exploring medieval cathedrals and stunning city squares, we found out one hard truth about Belgium: it’s expensive. The […]

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13 Things to Know Before Visiting Belgium

Grand Place, Brussels

Though it often flies under the radar, Belgium is a fascinating country with plenty of attractions to keep visitors busy. Especially visitors who love waffles and chocolate (aka, anyone with a pulse). But before you hop on that plane, bus, or train, these are a few things to know about […]

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How to Spend a Perfect Day in Ghent, Belgium


Ghent tends to get overshadowed by more popular Belgian destinations, like Bruges, a fairy tale wonderland, and Brussels, home to the EU parliament and wacky comic book murals. But with its imposing medieval castle, mouth-watering waffles, and countless churches, Ghent absolutely deserves a spot on your Europe itinerary. Our visit […]

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