During a recent stay in Antwerp we booked the Holiday Inn Express Antwerp City North for one night. We booked via booking.com as we always tend to do. We booked for a Friday night and the rate was €89 for a family room including a continental breakfast which we thought for a weekend in Antwerp was pretty good! Parking is available at the hotel at a cost of €17 per…

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So Sunday heralded another day of rain in Brussels. We aren’t ones to sit around all day so we started looking for something fairly local and undercover if possible. Google provided a few suggestions, one that was rather intriguing was the MOOF Museum! The what you say? That was our reaction. Located pretty much in the centre of Brussels we soon discovered that MOOF is an anagram for the Musuem…

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Now I am far from a what you would call a car fan, but the two male members of this family are huge vehicle enthusiasts! Our 5 year old son has been asking for weeks to visit Brussels large car museum. With the weather due to be rainy and pretty bleak, we decided today was the day to visit AutoWorld, Belgium’s rather impressive homage to the history of the humble…

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Today L and I took a trip to the Belgian Museum of Natural Sciences. Located in the European Quarter of Brussels. The Museum is part of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. I really wasn’t sure what to expect, but I have to say we were both very impressed. Now this museum is not as big as some but I thought it was just the right size. There is…

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Today L and I took a trip to the Parc du Cinquantenaire which is the most beautiful park, situated in the European Quarter of Brussels. The park is home to the Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History. The museum is situated to one side of the Arcade de Cinquantenaire, the other side is a large car museum called Auto World. We decided to visit the Armed Forces…

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