The Sonian Forest has a long history; Napoleon's Battle of Waterloo took place at its edge, for example. Thankfully, visitors today will not find French armies, but rather a lush and vibrant forest ripe for exploration in the city's backyard. No matter your activity level, there is something to do; hiking, jogging, and even horseback riding are all great ways to enjoy the park. To keep your energy up, bring a meal for a picnic or enjoy a bite from one of the restaurants located in the woods. All of this nature can be enjoyed conveniently; if you're in the city center, just board the #94 tram (direction Musée du Tram) and get off at the Boitsfort Gare station.
The pub-like ambiance at Scheltema welcomes you with warm wood panels and overhanging green glass... Read more