"Best days in the past" Brussels by halikowski
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Worried about the 'Saint Josse effect' - rubbish strewn streets, high unemployment, and criminality.
A manager of a restaurant, very gragarious, sje liked to hang out with bohemian types. I named my son after one of her flamboyant boyfriends who went off to Perpignan. Ula died of cancer in 2004, but her name is still on the front door as of Easter (2015) .
- Pros:some good beers, well located for European travels
- Cons:too much ghettoization, racial tensions
- In a nutshell:like the idea -- a multilingual/national city
Presaging spring, long before spring. Gently aromatic. In the Cinquentenaire at beginning of January. more travel advice
The '60s building was not great, felt sad the old convent had been dismantled to build the ugly concrete tower. Key... more travel advice
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