The Maison Saint-Cyr, architect: Gustave Strauven, Belgium. This is Strauven's most important building, built between 1901 and 1903 in a baroque-flamboyant style. Due to its extravagance, the building has been called Art Nouveau baroque. As of March 2013 it has been restored to its former splendour. File:Bruxelles - Strauven JPG014.jpg
13 Foods That'll Make You Want To Visit Belgium: "Belgian waffles are nothing like what you find in North America. The most common waffle you can find in Belgium is called the Liege waffle. It's richer and denser than other waffles because it's made with buttery brioche dough and chunks of pearl sugar that caramelize on the crust when cooked."
Brussels Grand Place by Night, Belgium. - Brussels, best known for the being the capital of the European Union, the home of Tintin and the famous painter Magritte, is not traditionally a romantic hotspot. But if you’re looking for the perfect alternative to tourist-heavy Prague or Copenhagen for a romantic break, short-haul minimoon or pre-wedding getaway with your man,