Deltiology Deltiology (from Greek δελτίον, deltion, diminutive of δέλτος, deltos, “writing tablet, letter”; and -λογία, -logia) is the study and collection of postcards It seems that the old hobby of Postcard collecting ( Deltiology) and postcards exchange is still alive , although passed through turbulent times, and evolved into club activity. After some research we […]
Big news for Antwerp in 2013: Red Star Line Museum opening September 27, 2013 The Red Star Line is an Antwerp icon. The legendary shipping company with the red star in its flag transported more than two million passengers from the city by the River Scheldt to America: poor European migrants in search of the American dream, but also […]
MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE Celebrates Belgium, Seattle and Outaouais! Montréal, January 12, 2012 —Belgium’s Wallonia-Brussels region, Seattle, along with the wine growing regions of Washington and Oregon, and Quebec’s Outaouais region will be featured on the menus at the 13th edition of MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE scheduled from Thursday, February 16 to Sunday, February 26, 2012. Each […]
E-newsletter September 2011 – Upcoming Events! Walter Van Beirendonck, one of the Antwerp Six, will have his first large-scale retrospective exhibition of his work. Over three decades the designer has built up an impressive international career and is known for his colorful designs. The Antwerp Fashion Museum presents “Dream the World Awake” from September 14th 2011 through February […]
E-newsletter May 2011 – Flanders Rocks! Graspop will have another splendid edition this year with metal artists like Ozzy Osbourne, Slipknot, Scorpions, and Volbeat performing. In total 75 bands will entertain more than 100,000 metal fans from June 24 through June 26. The festival takes place in the small town of Dessel (Province of Antwerp). A free bus service from Mol train […]
Newsletter February 2011 BELGIAN RESTAURANT WEEK NYC: A weeklong celebration of Belgian gastronomy and Belgian culinary innovation. Belgian Restaurant Week will run from March 23rd thru March 30th. Each restaurant will offer specials throughout the week. Win one of two great trips to Belgium. For more information visit the website.