Category: Belgium – Liège and surroundings

Seraing (B) (23 photos)

Seraing is an industrial municipality of about 60.000 inhabitants to the south-west of Liège.

The Ourthe Valley (B) (7 photos)

From Liège (B) to the Dutch border (9 photos)

Ribbon developement covers almost all of the 15 kilometers of the east bank of the Meuse between Liège and Visé.

Pays d’Herve (B), (12 photos)

The Land of Herve is agricultural region to the north-east of Liège that borders the Netherlands and Germany.

Herstal (B) and surroundings (10 photos)

Herstal, a suburban town of about 40.000 inhabitants to the north of Liège, on the west bank of the Meuse.

The city of Liège (B) (36 photos)

Liège isn’t a traditionally beautiful city, but is very varied and often surprising.

Verviers (B) (12 photos)

Verviers (+/- 55.000 inhabitants), Province of Liège, Belgium, a textile centre that was to be one of the world´s first industrial towns in the early nineteenth century.

The Meuse River in the Province of Liège (B) (33 photos)

Excerpt of my as of yet unpublished book covering the whole 65 kilometers of the Meuse river in the Province of Liège in 160 photos.

The Vesdre valley (B) (20 photos)

The Vesdre flows from near the German border to Liège, where it joins the Ourthe shortly before it flows into the Meuse, forming the natural border between the…

Spa (B)

The elegant town in the Ardennes that put the word ‘spa’in  ‘spa town’, Spa was frequented by kings and queens in past centuries (pop.: +/- 10.000).

Fort de la Chartreuse, Liège (10 photos)

Built by the Dutch in the early nineteenth century, Fort de la Chartreuse was used as barracks and as a military hospital by both the Germans and the…