Beguim has been described as Europe in a nutshell: diverse, multicultural and multilingual. From Flanders in the north, full of WW2 resonance plus beautiful historic cities like Bruges, to Southern Wallonia and the rugged Ardennes full of monasteries and castles. And, of course, do not forget cosmopolitan, bustling Brussels. There is a lot to discover in this bicycle-friendly country, in particular an unexpectedly fine cuisine. Enthusiastic....? Carry on reading!