Denzil Walton

69 Flips | 8 Magazines | 22 Likes | 3 Following | 2 Followers | @DenzilWalton | Creator of the Discovering Belgium blog at http://discoveringbelgium.com . Want to get to know Belgium a bit better? Discover where to go, what to see and how to get there. Hiking, cycling, castles, museums, parks & gardens, cities, towns ....

Dalt Vila - The Best Thing About Ibiza

Early last year my friend and I were on the hunt for a nice cheap sunny break somewhere in Europe. We didn’t really care where, somewhere new for …

European Travel

Homage to Syria: HISTORY OF DAMASCUS (1)

<i>*</i><i>W</i><i>as fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the</i> …

Middle East

Hit the Road! Planning the Perfect Road Trip

There is nothing like the open road! Road trips are my favorite form of travel. There is really nothing better than piling a few friends or your …

Athens : Ten Images in B&W

These are ten images I took in Athens during my last trip. The capital of Greece can be very atmospheric so I chose black and white.<p>The old Gasworks …

Pharaohs and Feluccas: Exploring Egypt with Geckos Adventures - Passport & Plates

<i>Disclosure</i><i>: Geckos Adventures hosted my Egypt and Jordan Highlights trip, which included 9 days in Egypt. As always, all opinions are my own. This</i> …

Costa Rica

A Slice of Dutch Caribbean Heaven: The Moderately Exciting Guide to Aruba

This past Thanksgiving holiday, the husband and I decided to do something drastic – something we had never done before. We decided to selfishly take …

Vietnam: Exciting Activities You Shouldn't Miss on Phu Quoc Island

<b>Authored by Peter Hanson</b><p>Phu Quoc island is a relatively unknown tourism destination in Vietnam. Yet, the biggest island in Vietnam and the gulf of …

A Spectacular Journey Through Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

After <b>Lake Titicaca</b>, we crossed the border over to <b>Bolivia</b>. We were not only suffering from severe altitude sickness at this point, but also from food …

Basilique de Saint Denis - best tips to enjoy the Most Beautiful Church in Paris

If you are visiting Paris, block a half day on your busy agenda and visit <b>Basilique de Saint-Denis</b>. The Cathedral Basilica of Saint-Denis, previously …

The Cheapest Holiday Destinations for Your Luxury Trip — The Discoveries Of

<b>Make your money go further on your next luxury holiday by heading to some of the world’s cheapest travel destinations in 2018.</b><p>Cheapest and luxury are …

Why Everyone Should Visit Belgium at Least Once in Their Lifetime

Sandwiched between Germany and France and modest in size as well as in its people’s personality, Belgium is often treated by the backpacker as …

European Travel

Not Only The Glass Is Stained In An Abandoned Mansion In Belgium

A few weeks ago I visited this abandoned mansion in Belgium. The stained glass was really beautiful, too bad little by little the building is …

GR 121, Stage 1: Wavre to La Roche

The GR 121 long-distance path from Wavre to La Roche is varied, interesting and a wonderful introduction to the GR 121.

8 Beautiful Unspoiled Mountain Towns in Europe

Crisp alpine air, awe-inspiring rock formations, and quaint architecture -- the magic of Europe's mountain towns is something every traveler with a …

Top 10 cycling islands in the world

Tenerife<p>Some 200 miles off the coast of North Africa, Tenerife is the largest of the sunblessed volcanic Canary islands. It’s not just the sunshine …

Mumbai's slums have had a street art makeover

European Travel

The question of whether cyclists should wear helmets provokes fury – often from those on four wheels. But which has the bigger benefit: increased physical safety, or creating a better environment for people to cycle helmet-free?<p>As a cyclist, I don’t object to helmets or to high-visibility clothing. …

Cycling

The London Bridge Experience

I haven’t came across Tinggly before until a few weeks before and after checking out the website, what they do, what they sell, I was curious to …

For the best campervan hire in France check this out!

Campervan hire in France<p>We’ve been travelling through European countries in a <b>campervan</b> now since 1997. We have a real love for travelling in this …

How to Find the Best Local Experiences in Latin America

We have traveled extensively through Latin America and spent considerable time there over the past few years, both as tourists and whilst working. …

Where to Eat in London

London is renowned as a food destination, supplying everything from Michelin star restaurants, street food markets and an over abundance of chain …

The best time to visit Machu Picchu in Peru

Everything you need to know about the weather in Machu Picchu & the best time to visit.<p>The perhaps most crucial aspect of any trip to Peru is a good …

South America

Photographing Nizwa: Castles, Forts and a Palm Oasis in Oman

Oman surprised me, and the ancient city of Nizwa was a part of the mystery. Situated on the plains of the Hajar Mountains, it is only a two-hour …

Barcelona: THERE’S PICASSO, JUST AROUND THE CORNER! (5)

One of the districts not to be missed in the city is certainly Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. It stretches along La Rambla Street and it radiates its …

Claude Monet

Barcelona: STEPPING ON JOAN MIRO (7)

Back from Figueres, time to look for that Picasso Museum in Barcelona, but also to chase the landmarks of the city which were actually the legacy of …

9 Persuasive Reasons to Travel When Your Kids Are Young • What Ali Sees

9 Persuasive Reasons to Travel when your Kids are Young<p>How important is it for your family to travel when your kids are young? If you have not really …

How to visit China for 72 hours without a visa - traveller's experience of the China 72 hour transit visa

This post will help you:<br>– Understand some of the complicated rules around China’s 72 hour visa waiver programme<br>– Get the details of a traveller’s …