Manneken Pis in Brussels, Belgium

If there’s one landmark you should definitely see in Brussels, Belgium, it should be Manneken Pis, the small statue of a peeing boy. It has a lot of interesting stories behind it, this so-called symbol of the rebellious spirit of …

My Favorite Beers of Europe

Sitting here and drinking ice cold beer in the beachfront restaurant of Villa Marmarine, the resort where I’m staying in Siquijor, I couldn’t help but remember all the beers that I’ve had during my travels. I’m not a heavy …

Visiting Napoleon’s Waterloo in Belgium

Waterloo. What comes to your mind when you read this word? Unexpected defeat? The city of Canada? Or perhaps you’ll burst into song, complete with feelings: Waterloo – Couldn’t escape if I wanted to / Waterloo – Knowing my fate