This place is to share personal interest information and trivia. The intent is not to unfold my private life but rather to keep a list of links and specific items that I like or follow. This is a place for fun and private use, it is not about me as a professional.

El Retiro

Cantabria El Retiro Restaurante Excellent seafood, fresh fish and service. The best place in San Vicente de la Barquera at an affordable price. Book your table in advance! Cuesta el Retiro, S/N San Vicente de la Barquera Tel +34 942 71 08 12


Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium BRUSSEL C’chicounou Lebanese-Mediterranean, vegy, … choosing items from the menu and recall them when they are finally served will be your challenge! Very lively place but value for money. Book your table well in advance. 29 rue de la Levure – 1050 Ixelles – Tel +32 2 644 10 […]

Café Trappisten

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium ANTWERP Café Trappisten Beer lovers should spend the afternoon here, opposite to the Westmalle abbey where the real Trappist beer is brewed and cheese is made. Good traditional dishes and friendly local staff. Antwerpsesteenweg 487 – 2390 Westmalle

music movies and documentaries

my digest of music movies worth watching Muscle Shoals (2013) Searching for Sugar Man (2012) Twenty Feet from Stardom (2013) Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002) Straight Outta Compton (2015) Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued (2014) Sound City (2013) 24 Hour Party People (2002) Northern Soul (2014) The Last Waltz (1978) Walk the […]

Peï et Meï

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium BRUSSELS Peï et Meï Small restaurant serving delicious and tasty food – pricey but book well in advance, limited tables! 15, Rue de Rollebeek – 1000 Bruxelles – Tel: +32 (0)2 880 53 39

Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings from a peaceful country in the 💛❤️ of Europe. Grote Markt Brussel video courtesy from José GdC

Computer History

The oldest computer can apparently be traced back to the time of Adam and Eve. It was an Apple. But with extremely limited memory. Just 1 bite. Then everything crashed.

Le Wine Bar des Marolles

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium BRUSSELS Le Wine Bar des Marolles Stylish wine bar serving delicious food with friendly service – lively place and pricey but book well in advance! Rue Haute 198 – 1000 Bruxelles – Tel: +32 (0)496820105

Le Fair Play

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium BRUSSELS Le Fair Play Traditional dishes in bistro style – lively place – good steak. Proprietaire sympa 😉 Rue Maurice Lietart 30 – 1150 Brussels – Tel: +32 (0)2 770 87 92

Le Bar à Pates

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium BRUSSELS Le Bar à Pates The place to be for pasta at affordable rates. Bistro style. Unfortunately this place is CLOSED. Chaussée de Roodebeek, 590 – 1200 Brussels – Tel: +32 (0)2 735 59 16  

La Bodeguita de Enfrente

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Spain TENERIFE La Bodeguita de Enfrente Centra Provincial del Norte, 205, 38390 Santa Úrsula, Santa Cruz de Tenerife Excellent Canarian food in a historical setting of a 19th century house. Book your table in time and check the opening hours. Enjoy!

Het Anker

Recommended Wine ‘n Dine in Belgium MECHELEN Brasserie Het Anker located in the brewery of the famous ‘Gouden Carolus’ beer and offering besides beer also good quality traditional Belgian dishes friendly and efficient service – bistro style Guido Gezellelaan 49 – 2800 Mechelen – tel: +32 (0)15 287 141


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