Archive for April, 2008

The Poechenellekelder

Posted 20 April 2008 | By | Categories: bars and cafés | 2 Comments

Just a stone’s throw from the Manneken piss on the corner is where you will find the Poechenellekelder café, or just nicknamed “Poech” for the regulars. This typical Brussels pub with its phenomenal interior decor is one of the most lively in the center during the day and has varied clientele where the locals don’t […]

Tintin and Captain Haddock mural

Posted 18 April 2008 | By | Categories: urban art | 2 Comments

The Tintin and Captain Haddock mural located at 37 rue de l’Étuve. The Adventures of Tintin written by Hergé is most certainly the most popular series of comic books that have ever came out of Belgium. The 23 albums written between 1929 and 1983 have sold over 200 million copies worldwide and been published in […]

La Rose Blanche

Posted 14 April 2008 | By | Categories: bars and cafés | No Comments

La Rose Blanche is a bar restaurant located inside a lovely 17th Century Flemish style building right on the famous Grand Place of Brussels. Hungry for a Duck à la Chouffe, Lamb Filet à la Grimbergen, Salmon à la Faro, Rabbit à la Kriek,… If the prospects of a good meal with served with a […]

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