Meet the maker: the Belgian chocolatier crafting confections with an Asian twist

At the workshop in his Brussels cafe, Laurent Gerbaud is making chocolates with a difference, taking inspiration from far beyond the borders of Belgium.

Like a local: Bruges through the eyes of its artisans

Since the 13th century, the Belgian city has had a reputation for handmade treasures, from ceramics to saxophones. Here’s where to discover Bruges’ thriving traditions.

Meet the maker: the Belgian beer-brewing monk

Father Karel Stautemas and Marc-Antoine Sochon are putting a modern spin on traditional beers.

A long weekend in Ghent

Head to this quaint Flemish city — an easy train trip from the UK — which has retained a laid-back vibe while championing local food, age-old pubs and cobbled-street charm

City life: Brussels

No longer the transient ghosts of old, Brussels' army of young Eurocrats are increasingly putting down roots in the Belgian capital, transforming it into a vibrant, creative city rich with the cultural flavours of their home countries

Photography: Capturing sun flares in Belgium

The photographer for our Belgium In Pictures feature, explains how he captured this image of Our Lady of Luxembourg in Torgny

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