• One day in Brussels

    One day in Brussels: A city in pictures

    Plan on travelling to Brussels? Wonderful choice. We didn’t have much time in the city of united nations but we enjoyed every minute of it. Truthfully, I didn’t have high expectations for Brussels because most people that I had spoken to weren’t particularly impressed by it. We stayed in Ghent during our Belgium trip – a must see – and made our way to Brussels for a day-trip. Since we didn’t spend a lot of time here, I don’t have much insight into what it’s like to stay in the city itself, but I can tell you where to get some of the best photos. Here’s my take on spending…

  • Ghent getaway

    Ghent getaway: What to do in Ghent, Belgium

    If you haven’t heard about this intriguing city, then you are not alone. Ghent is probably one of Belgium’s most underrated cities, and it’s also one of the most aesthetically beautiful. Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp, they might be impressive, but as far as I’m concerned, they don’t have anything on Ghent. It’s always nice when you go to a place that exceeds your expectations, and that’s exactly what happened to me on my Ghent getaway. But, this was so much more than just “another trip” for us. We went to visit my boyfriend’s family (from his mom’s side). His mom is originally from Belgium but moved to South Africa in her teens.…