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  • Hotel de Ville, Brussels, Belgium
    Brussels: More than a Chocoholic’s Nirvana
    Do you dream of chocolate-paved roads? Do you lust after delicious waffles adorned with Nutella and luscious fruits? Does the mere thought of French fries cause yearning to your taste buds? Then Brussels might just be the perfect escape you need...
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    Muslim suspect confesses to Brussels Jewish museum attack
    Prosecutors in Paris, France, on Sundayclaimed that a French-Muslim man is in police custody for the shooting incident that occurredin aJewish museum in Brussels, Belgian and that he confessed to the killings seen on a video.According to European...
  • Brussels, Belgium's Belga Queen prides itself in being tasty AND weird
    Brussels, Belgium's Belga Queen prides itself in being tasty AND weird
    If your heart's set on dining at Brussels' Belga Queen, you'd better make reservations. The new popular spot fills up, even on weekdays. They use a combination of gourmet and local/regional ingredients in traditional and innovative...
  • Obama in Brussels
    Obama addresses Russia's 'brute force' against Ukraine
    Today March 26, 2014, President Obama expressed his disapproval of Russia's "brute force" against Ukraine, at a meeting in Brussels.While travels through Europe, the president continues to point out the "absurd" actions...
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    Experiencing Belgium
    Although a small country, Belgium has much to offer travelers of all ages and from all walks of life. The country is situated among other desirable locations such as London, Amsterdam and Paris. Historic Gothic buildings, museums, tranquil seaside...
  • Brussels ready to greet LGBT fall travelers
    Brussels ready to greet LGBT fall travelers
    While LGBT Americans continue to wage the battle for marriage equality, Belgium is currently celebrating its 10th anniversary of same sex-marriage, and its capital city of Brussels is now among Europe's most gay-friendly and welcoming cities...
  • Brussels celebrates 10 years of same-sex marriage
    Brussels celebrates 10 years of same-sex marriage
    As gays and lesbians in the United States await two important Supreme Court rulings regarding same-sex marriage, dozens of same-sex couples gathered yesterday's in Brussels historic City Hall to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of that city...
  • Brussels Airlines
    Brussels expands flights between US, beckons LGBT travelers
    Traveling to Europe's "capital city" became easier yesterday, June 18, with the start of new service between Washington and Brussels.Brussels Airlines is now operating flights between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Dulles International...
  • Made in Louise
    Room Report: Made in Louise Boutique Hotel Brussels, Belgium
    Arrival Experience: On an unassuming side street within short distance of the train station and just outside the outer ring of the city, this contemporary hotel is owned and operated by a spirited brother-sister team. Guests here feel more like...
  • Start your morning First Class: Brussels Airlines' Sunset Lounge
    Start your morning First Class: Brussels Airlines' Sunset Lounge/Belgium
    Whether you have a red-eye flight -- and for me, anytime before crack o' noon tends to be "red eye" -- or want to start your journey in a calm, subtle atmosphere, you can't beat the mood-changing of Brussels Airlines' Sunrise...
  • Dominican Hotel
    Room Report: The Dominican Hotel Brussels, Belgium
    Arrival Experience: Just a short walk from the central train station and to anywhere in central Brussels, this well-situated hotel is a tourist and business traveler's dream. Tucked away in a quiet corner with virtually no traffic passing in...
  • Under fire in Afghanistan. Kabul gunfight.
    We’ve spilled too much blood, not to finish the job, says Panetta
    Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta spoke today at a defense meeting in Brussels about the situation in Afghanistan.“International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) has put relentless pressure on the enemy and built up Afghan security forces,...
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    Several hundred foreign intelligence agents in Brussels, says Alain Winants
    Alain Winants, the director of Belgium's state security service, in an interview with international media talked openly about various issues including 'spies and espionage' (see article: Intelligence chief: EU capital is 'spy...
  • Belgian gian spy master Alain Winants.
    Brussels is one of the big spy capitals of the world, says Belgian spymaster
    Alain Winants, thedirectorof Belgium's state security service, in a rare interview with international media talked openly about various issues including 'spies and espionage' (see article: Intelligence chief: EU capital is 'spy...
  • comic book street art, Brussels, Belgium
    Comics, chefs and street art share common ground in Brussels
    Brussels staid and elegant buildings lining the Grand Place bely a history far more interesting than their conservative continence indicates. Le Cygne, the townhouse with the white swan, was the butchers' guild, but later, as a tavern, Karl...