To visit

 Flemish Ardennes, Places to visit or places to wet your appetite /for tasting

  • Geraardsbergen: Flanders’ oldest city, famous for the “Muur” and “Mattentaarten”, worth visiting: Manneken-Pis, Oudenberg, Saint Bartholomew’s Church..
  • De Gavers: recreatian area – aquatic sports  www.degavers.be
  • The Centre Ronde van Vlaanderen and the beautiful market place in Oudenaarde. www.crvv.be
  • Ronse with the St Hermescrypte, art-deco and art-nouveau houses
  • Farm cheese and dairy in Michelbeke or cheese from Parike
  • Organic farm ( fruit and vegetables) in Parike ( within walking distance)
  • Organic goat’s cheese: volle maan
  • Organic farm ( meat): La frontière ( within walking distance)
  • Coffee-roasting Hoorens: fair trade coffee by Evelien, the wife of the Belgian artist Panamarenko. www.hoorenskoffie.be

Gent : 10 top tips, delicious Ghent souvenirs, restoration of the mystic lamb, …

Brussel: with the Atomium, symbol of Brussels and Belgium, a variety of museums…

Hainault

Ath , the City of Giants
Wicthcraft in Ellesselles
Lessines: Notre-Dame à la Rose hospital
Pays des collines: Walloon Ardennes
Doornik: The Cathedral of Notre-Dame ( Unesco World Heritage)