Traveling and drinking
10 days in Belgium
Stephen Beaumont heads out on a press trip called "Belgian Beers and Gastronomy -- A Perfect Match," which he calls a prescription for eating too much, drinking too well and generally having a great, if somewhat exhausting, time of it. Read his diary.
Big men, big beers, small country
Todd Ashman of Flossmoor Station Brewing Co. and Kelly Kuehl five days in the Netherlands and Belgium. Read the story.
Antwerp up close
"Given all the time in the world," Michael Jackson writes, "I would make at least four visits a year to Belgium, one for each season, and base each trip on a different city. ... If you have already visited Belgium, and thoroughly explored the many delights of Brussels, I suggest an autumn outing to the country's second city, Antwerp. Head out with him.
Bernie does Bruges
Bruges is home to some of Belgiumís best breweries, beer bars and beer restaurants. Bernie Kilkelley sets out to find them.
- Even in a city the size of Antwerp some beer cafes stand apart from the the rest, and Kulminator is one of those.
- Located on the corner of a 450 year old town square named Stadswaag, where a pub anchors each corner, 't Waagstuk is the epitome of a "neighborhood bar."
The world's best beer festival
Stephen Beaumont explains why he picks the 24 Hours of Beer Festival in Antwerp.