I'm just back from a couple of days in Brussels, where I was at a meeting about Unconventional Computation. Brussels is a mixture of new and old buildings, as the "view" out of my hotel window shows:
New buildings at the back, packed right up against older ones in the middle. And those older ones are indeed quite old; zooming in on the wall to the right shows some crumbling brickwork:
But what Belgium is famous for, of course, is chocolate. I decided that photographs would be better for me than any closer interaction, and the displays themselves are works of art:
I did succumb to a hot chocolate drink, however. Mmmm.