Discover Benelux, Issue 37, January 2017

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Crane Hotel Faralda. Photo: Liu Kiki

Bruges Beer Festival.

Oudegracht, serving organic coffee from Bocca and offering a broad range of food that is free from sugar, gluten, and lactose.

Bruges Beer Festival 4 – 5 February Bruges, Belgium Bruges Beer Festival is one of the oldest and most authentic beer festivals in Belgium, with an impressive list of specialty beers on offer.

NEMO Science Museum Month of January Amsterdam, the Netherlands Have you ever wondered what the world’s first mobile phones looked like? Find out at NEMO’s Innovation Gallery, where visitors are offered a great impression of the technological progress throughout the years.

Rafelranden van Schoonheid at TextielMuseum Until 28 May Tilburg, the Netherlands Rafelranden van Schoonheid (Frayed Edges of Beauty) shows textile installa56  |  Issue 37  |  January 2017

Armor by Heringa/Van Kalsbeek. Photo: Tommy de Lange/TextielMuseum

tions, interactive images and films of Heringa/Van Kalsbeek, Bart Hess, Nan Groot Antink, Tanja Smeets, and Karin van Dam. The works were, as assigned by the TextielMuseum, made in the TextielLab, the museum’s unique atelier.

Drive | 100 years of collecting at Het Scheepvaartsmuseum Until 2 July Amsterdam, the Netherlands The history of the museum’s collection and its unique objects take centre stage in exhibition Drive I 100 years of collecting. An audio tour, guided tours, and special lectures are being organised to accompany the exhibition.

Crane Hotel Faralda Month of January Amsterdam, the Netherlands Set in the trendy NDSM area, this beautiful high-end hotel is located in a converted crane. With stunning views over Amsterdam’s skyline and the River IJ, this eclectic hotel is one of a kind.

NEMO Science Museum.