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Quebecer visiting Belgium soon :-)
Posted February 3rd, 2013 - 12:48 pm by from Sherbrooke, Canada (Permalink)
Hi everyone!

I am a Quebecer, also known as French-canadian. I will be visiting Belgium in March for a few weeks, and am looking for some passionate locals to hang out with. I am a beer lover, and needless to say I really love Belgium beers.

I haven't planned anything yet, guess my route will define itself an the way. If you'd like to meet, I'd love to discover Belgium through the eyes of the locals, which is the best way to discover a culture, to my opinion. Lots of incredible CS experiences back then, much more to come!

Posted February 3rd, 2013 - 1:29 pm by from Liege, Belgium (Permalink)
You re welcome! Hope you will have fun here! ;)

Peace

Posted February 4th, 2013 - 8:42 pm by from Fleron, Belgium (Permalink)
If you are a beer lover and especially a Belgium beer lover, I advise you to test Vaudrée restaurants where you can find several hundreds of beers. Most Vaudrée restaurant are located in the region of Liège.
http://www.vaudree-concept.be/

You can also find the same concept in Brussels with the Delirium Café.
http://www.deliriumcafe.be/

And the final advise is of course to visit directly a brewery ;-)

Have a good time in Belgium!

Posted March 12th, 2013 - 3:57 pm by from Houthalen-Helchteren, Belgium (Permalink)
in 'Het Hemelrijk' in Hasselt, you can also choose from hundreds types of beers.

I also know a craft beer brewery (Ter Dolen beer) in Helchteren, where you can visit the brewery (also required to reserve in advance). It's not as famous as Stella Artois but they have great beers!

Posted February 11th, 2013 - 7:05 am by from Oud-Heverlee, Belgium (Permalink)
Hi Jonathan,

my boyfriend and I are *normally* going to Canada later this year, so it would be nice to hang out with a Quebecer. :-)

Have you already got a place to stay ?
What time will you be in Belgium ?

Don't hesitate to send me a PM if you're interested in meeting us.

Cheers,

Caroline

Posted March 4th, 2013 - 7:35 pm by from Brasschaat, Belgium (Permalink)
Feel free to send me a message when you're in Belgium/Antwerp! I really love Belgian beers as well, haha.

Posted March 4th, 2013 - 11:17 pm by from Anchorage, United States (Permalink)
Hey Jonathon! I studied in Sherbrooke in 2011, and am now living in France on the border of Belgium (little village called Givet). Let me know if you're going out on a weekend because I usually go up to Belgium. Would be great to meet you and compare belge & Québécois beers!

Posted March 4th, 2013 - 11:52 pm by from Sherbrooke, Canada (Permalink)
Wow nice! This weekend I will spend in Dilbeek, not so far from Brussels. I'll be couchsurfing, so we cann all meet and go for a fine belgian beer (or ten). How does that sound?

Posted March 6th, 2013 - 10:44 pm by from Anchorage, United States (Permalink)
Haha I also noticed you hosted Daniel Herzog, small world, I studied with him in Sherbrooke! Maybe I'll come up on Saturday for the day!

Posted March 11th, 2013 - 7:20 pm by from Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe - Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, Belgium (Permalink)
Hey,
If you'd like, you can visit Leuven and I'll guide you around. I'm currently living and studying in Germany, but I'm going home to Belgium (Leuven) between 17 and 31 March. I love to speak French and German, definitely the québécois, because it's much more understandable then some French accents, and all Canadians I've met were utterly awesome :D!
In Leuven you can visit the stella artois brewery. However I think you have to reserve in advance.
I can show you around the city, in one day you can see everything and we have enough time to get a beer in some of the students cafés where the beer is much cheaper then for example in Brussel or Brugge.
Tip: visit Brugge and Gent, the ardennes (if good weather)

ciao

Posted March 13th, 2013 - 1:44 pm by from Bornem, Belgium (Permalink)
Hello there!

This is also a nice small bar with about 600 different kinds of Beer.
It's called the Kulminator and it is located in Antwerp, Vleminckveld 32

Open:
Monday from 20u00 - 24u00 Tuesday till Friday from 11u00 - 24u00 Saturdays from 17u00 - 24u00.

If you want to go get some beers in and around Antwerp, let me know :)

Posted March 13th, 2013 - 4:27 pm by from Sherbrooke, Canada (Permalink)
Hi

My plans changed and I won't be going to Antwerp after all... directly to denmark.

Thanks a lot though!

Cheers,
Jo