The Musee Horta in Brussels is the home that art nouveau architect Victor Horta designed and built to live in. He created this new "eclectic style," which he created was later became avante-garde and was named, "Art Nouveau." The house if delightful to experience with its many curves of wrought iron, wood, and mosaics. The furniture fits perfectly with the flow of each room. I was enthralled by every room as we moved up stairs.
If you go to Antwerp, there is the beautiful Grand Cafe Horta, that you MUST aslo visit. The food was great, but there is salvaged metal from Horta's celebrated Art Nouveau Volkshuis in Brussels, demolished in 1965.
The Grasshopper is a place where you can easily start dreaming! This is a toy shop where not one technological
gadget can be found. Instead, there are cuddly toys in every color, shape and size, and toys that need ...
This has been called the most splendid market square in Europe. Its esplanade is completely enclosed by tall, gabled, Flemish
Renaissance buildings dripping with ornamentation and statues. It is alive with daily commerce and a colorful flower market. Impressive ...
Manneken Pis, the statue of a little boy, was created in the 17th century as a public fountain. It represents
the rebellious spirit of the City of Brussels. It has been stolen and replaced several times. Over time, the ...
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