Things You Didn't Know About Belgium

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Things You Didn't Know About Belgium
Thoughts about my adopted home. I started the blog for my US-based friends and family but found that my Belgians friends are just as interested in hearing my perspective on their homeland.
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  • Home for the holidays 10 years ago In a couple of days my husband and I will board a plane for the States, where we'll visit friends and celebrate the Christmas holidays with my family. It'll be the first time in three years that we're back in the USA for Christmas, and I can't wait.Not that I don't enjoy the holiday season here in...
  • How not to make friends and influence people 10 years ago It's taken me almost four years, but I've finally “cottoned on” to something about Flemish behavior that is subtly different from that of Americans. Of course everyone knows that American society prizes individuality to an almost pathological degree. At its best, this cultural bias celebrates...
  • Exploring the Congo in Tervuren 10 years ago If I seem a bit preoccupied with history, well... it's probably because I am. I was a history major in college, and I'm fascinated with the past. Strangely enough, I was never that interested in American history, but focused my studies on medieval Europe. Which makes living in Belgium an absolute...
  • A country steeped in history 10 years ago It all started with “Downton Abbey.”I've been watching the British TV series from the beginning and fell in love with the period it portrays, especially (I confess) the clothes, but also the nostalgia and romance of what seems to be a lost world. There's a sense that a certain style of living...
  • Going to the movies in Belgium 10 years ago I don't know why I haven't posted about this topic before now. I love movies, and I especially love going to the movie theater to see them on the big screen. In fact, it's one of the first things I experienced in Belgium that gave me that sense of culture shock--of suddenly finding myself in an... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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