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Photo: Rotterdam Marathon NBTC

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David Bowie exhibition

Rotterdam Marathon

Until 10 April Groningen, the Netherlands This extraordinary exhibition shows the life and inspiration of David Bowie, recently named one of the most important artist of the 20th century. Over 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes and set designs will give you a special insight in the world of one of the most creative artists of our time. www.groningermuseum.nl/en

10 April Rotterdam, the Netherlands Join top athletes as well as other runners from home and abroad in the port city on the Maas during the annual Rotterdam Marathon. Experience what it is like to cross the finishing line on the legendary Coolsingel. The festivities include one of the biggest and most exciting marathons in the country with several side-events, creating a festival feeling throughout the city. www.nnmarathonrotterdam.nl

Tour of Flanders – 100th Race 3 April Bruges, Belgium Get ready for the most important cycling race in Flanders, the Tour of Flanders. Cycling fans from all over the world can look forward to a remarkable edition of the Tour, since this will be the 100th anniversary race through the beautiful Flemish landscape. www.rondevanvlaanderen.be/en 62 | Issue 28 | April 2016

Golf Open Door day 10 April Wallonia and Brussels, Belgium Would you like to try the new Olympic sport ahead of Rio 2016 this summer? Head to one of 30 golf clubs in Wallonia and Brussels on the ‘Open Doors’ day to discover golfing. Learn to wield a golf club like a professional, discover

how to use golfing jargon correctly and set up your golfing kit correctly. A crash course will be given by professional players to introduce newcomers to this enticing sport. www.afgolf.be

A miraculous garden 15 April - 19 September 2016 Ghent, Belgium One of the gardens of the Caermersklooster in Ghent will be beautifully decorated with plants in honour of the legendary Ghent Altarpiece that has captured the eye and imagination of visitors for centuries. The central panel, painted with lush plants and flowers by the Van Eyck brothers, will be recreated in real life. Moreover, a temporary exhibition will answer whether the painted plants have a symbolic meaning, and where the brothers found their inspiration for the sumptuous flora. www.caermersklooster.be/en

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Discover Benelux, Issue 28, April 2016  

Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg.

Discover Benelux, Issue 28, April 2016  

Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg.