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GREEN IS THE COLOR OF BRUSSELS

Brussels , Houses , Miscellaneous

Green: Fact: Brussels is the greenest capital of Europe. Bam! You can get a patch of nature a stone’s throw away from any of the CO-HOMING residences. Seriously, check the map here. Green: the color of envy. The envy that all those European capitals feel about Brussels and her humongous

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WTF in Belgium?

Brussels

WTF …Warning To Foreigners in Belgium You thought I had lost my head? That I let myself trespass the borders of PCness , huh? Nah! Just engaging a bit of your attention … and warning you indeed … Warning To Foreigners … Let me first remind you that surrealism is

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THE SUBTLETIES OF LANGUAGE – Food and weapons in Brussels

Brussels

… or The Right To Bear Arms … or submachine guns and pistols English is the language spoken pretty much everywhere in Brussels. People have assumed a certain comfort speaking it. Ok, true. However, like most languages, English is ridden with subtleties that are widely neglected by those not-native speakers.

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LET’S GO QUIRKY IN BRUSSELS

Brussels

Alright, since I assume you have now exhausted your tasting of the 1,100 brands (or so) of beer in all those various temples, I suggest that you take a stroll by the wayside. And in case you have missed that, Belgium is the realm of surrealism, right? Well then, check

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Frites

WHY ARE THEY CALLED “FRENCH” FRIES?

Brussels

There is a good chance that, during your stay in Brussels, you will be sucked into some heated argument about the origin of “that” thing. It’s called French fry in the English language. Belgians claim its origin and French … don’t care, essentially. Where Do French Fries Come From? There

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Rooftop View Brussels

A DRINK WITH ALTITUDE IN BRUSSELS

Brussels

Rooftop bars: the phrase immediately brings to mind trendy sky-high oases in Singapore, New York or Bangkok. But from now on, think of Brussels. Far above the bustle of the city, relax with a drink and a snack and take in fantastic views and music at various spots in the

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READY FOR A BEER BAR-HOP IN BRUSSELS?

Brussels

If there is something uncountable in Brussels,well, it will be the beer bars and their variety. There is something for everyone, every taste, every style. I’ll try to bring a semblance of order to it. Let’s start with this – very – limited selection: Belgian Beer Rules And don’t tell

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Tomberg Living Room

LET THE DISCOVERY OF BRUSSELS BEGIN

Brussels , Houses

This is it, you made it! Welcome to Brussels! Brace yourself for one of the most exciting urban experiences. In the meantime, you have obviously picked the ideal landing spot, landed in one of those delightfully cozy and beautiful nests that CO-HOMING found for you, right? Clever choice. Now You

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BRUXELLES, MA BELLE * …

Brussels

Alright, you are about to make that big decision – or you took it already – to move your life “temporarily” to Brussels. Why “temporarily” with quotation marks? Because, beware, the move could trick you. If only I could give you the number of foreigners who moved to Brussels “temporarily”

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