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On Being Boring

I moved from London to Brussels with my husband nearly 10 years ago. When I told people we were moving, the news was greeted with bemusement: why did we want to move to a city that was possibly the most boring place on earth? Ten years later and I can honestly say that I've had more fun here than I ever did living in London. It might not be the most exciting city in the world but it is a fantastic place to live. It is full of hidden treasures that you probably never get to see as a tourist: wonderful shops, amazing food, great museums and galleries, beautiful architecture, a forest (yes, a whole forest), and so much more... And if that doesn't convince you, well, get on a train and you could be in Paris, Amsterdam, Cologne or, yes, London in no more than a couple of hours... Which other city can you say that about?

Sometimes they scream and fight

But sometimes they don’t.

(standing in front of more of the magnificent firs in the Meise Botanical Gardens)

7 October 2013 - 9:23 PM ralph - They're just so wonderful. Which means you and Hanno are wonderful. So that's settled then. Gorgeous photos dear.

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