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Pictured: Fascinating World War One photographs mixed with today's modern landscapes

Photographer Peter Macdiarmid travelled 3,000 miles through England, France and Belgium to revisit the sites of the old photos, making these montages possible Soldiers of the First World War march eerily out of the past in this extraordinary set of then-and-now photos, revealed in the Sunday People.


Related Topix: World News, Belgium, Kent County, England, United Kingdom

Sat Apr 12, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Comfy Cozy for Chemo teams up with chocolate company for a sweet cause

Easter is just around the corner. And this year, consider getting some of your Easter treats at Chocolade van Brugge.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, World News, Belgium

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Two nights in France

The Cathedral at Noyon with its library built from wood in 1506. The pock marks on the stonework are from German shelling during WW1.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Belgium, Travel

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

5 Underrated European Cities Worth Visiting

I've decided to look back and feature five European cities that are underrated in my opinion and definitely worth a visit.


Related Topix: Travel, Belgium Travel, Europe Travel, Bruges, Belgium Travel, World News, Belgium, Beer, Spain Travel, Seville, Spain Travel

Thu Apr 03, 2014

China Digital Times

Xi: China Has Tried the Rest, Socialism is Best

In a speech at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium, President Xi Jinping declared that China would stick to the socialist path after trying out other various governing options, all of which had failed.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News, Xi Jinping

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Wall Street Journal

A Soft Spot for Belgium

An invitation to the opening night party at the chamber of commerce isn't the sort of thing that has you scrambling to RSVP, lest you be left out in the cold.


Related Topix: Travel, Belgium Travel, Europe Travel, Brussels, Belgium Travel, Bruges, Belgium Travel, Ghent, NY, World News, Belgium, Antwerp, NY

Tue Apr 01, 2014


China's Xi seeks peace in Europe but side-steps Ukraine

Chinese President Xi Jinping told Europe on Tuesday that Beijing opposed intervention in other countries' affairs but he declined to directly criticize Russia for its annexation of Crimea.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Belgium

Sun Mar 30, 2014


China's Xi receives royal welcome in...

Xi Jinping received a royal welcome and an honorary knighthood in Brussels on Sunday at the start of a three-day visit despite China's "panda diplomacy" causing a row among his Belgian hosts.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Xi Jinping, Belgium

Wed Mar 26, 2014

People's Daily Online

'Chinese Dream' draws great attention in Europe: College of Europe rector

"President Xi's new emphasis on the 'Chinese Dream' and the revival of the Chinese nation has been followed with great attention in Europe," said Jorg Monar, rector of the College of Europe, in an exclusive interview recently with Xinhua in Bruges, a historic city located in the northwest of Belgium.


Related Topix: China, Asia, World News, Belgium