Imagine for a moment you were a French monk in the late 1800’s. A century has passed since the French […]
Beer & Bike: On the Trail of Adriaen Brouwer
Introduction Walking around my adopted home city, Antwerpen, Belgium, you will not get very far before coming face to face […]
Beer & Bike: Kasteel, Rodenbach and Petrus
The first Beer & Bike ride of 2017 was as memorable as it was cursed.
Beer & Bike: Aalst Carnaval and Affligem
February is Carnaval time and in Belgium, it’s always Beer & Bike time.
Having Beers With Patton
From Plzen and Pilsner Urquell to Battin and Ettelbruck. Liberation and libation, Patton style.
Weihnachts Markt – Trier, Germany
Trier’s Porta Nigra and glühwein, remnants of the Romans, help celebrate the Christmas season.
Christmas in Luxembourg City
A micro country with macro beauty.
Two Nice Bike Rides From Bruges under 25km and How I Came to Love Biking Belgium
Preface As I sit here looking out my window at my unusually empty Antwerpen street, the wind is blowing fierce and whatever […]
Beer & Bike: Postel & Corsendonk
Checking in at a modest 79km, this is one of the longest Beer & Bike rides that I have done. […]
Dionysian where? Dingle is a small isolated (but touristy) fishing village in a remote corner of Kerry County, Ireland. For […]