Category: Belgium

  • The most underrated European cities

    The most underrated European cities

    You ever forget the plot of something you know you watched? Travel can be like that sometimes. The memory of some places fades over time, and you stop being able to recognize the difference between a square you’ve visited in Spain and one in Poland. My memory is particularly terrible; I live perpetually in the…

  • The 7 best beer destinations in Europe ranked

    The 7 best beer destinations in Europe ranked

    Some of the best beer in the world comes from Europe. And there’s nothing quite like getting a good freshly brewed beer right from the source. Here are the best places in the continent to wet your whistle. 7. England England is perhaps one of the best beer countries in Europe, not only because of…

  • The worst cities I’ve ever visited

    The worst cities I’ve ever visited

    Not every city in the world is amazing and beautiful. Some cities are downright dumps or totally forgettable. Though I usually fall in love everywhere I go, there are some places that just weren’t for me. Here are five of the worst cities I’ve ever visited. But don’t despair. There are always great alternatives nearby.…

  • Visiting the Brussels Atomium

    Visiting the Brussels Atomium

    Brussels is, by and large, a total shithole. But the Brussels Atomium is a quirky little attraction that’s worth checking out if you’re the kind of person that would enjoy a world’s fair. What is the Brussels Atomium? The funky shaped structure was in fact constructed for the 1958 World’s Fair and currently houses a…

  • The things that inspire me to visit a place

    The things that inspire me to visit a place

    When it comes to travel, I think being easily suggestible is actually a good thing. I was thinking about the silly things that make me want to see a new place. Some of them have been surprisingly minor, to the point of absurdity. For instance, I wanted to go to Italy because I kept reading…

  • Honky’s travel playlist for summer 2016

    Honky’s travel playlist for summer 2016

    When I was getting ready to hop a one-way flight to Europe, I created a playlist. I knew I would need something to listen to on those 8-hour bus rides. But to quote the great Florence Welch, “You can’t choose what stays in what fades away.” So I barely remember anything on that playlist, but…