Highrise in Belgium

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Belgium is the proud homeland of a series of skyscrapers below 150 m following a recent negligent search. Let’s mention that the last new skyscraper in Saudi Arabia, the Jeddah tower will reach over 1 kilometer by its expected completion in 2020. Another tower with compared height, Dubai Creek Tower, is expected in 2021 in Dubai. The Burj Khalifa tower in Dubai is 830 m high the tip included. The shard in London is around 300 m, a raw 200 m below the height of WTC tower in New York…

Matonge in Belgium

Entry Matonge gallery Elsene

Matonge is the Congolese neighbourhood in B1050 Elsene, one of the 19 communities of Brussels in Belgium. It’s main street is Waversesteenweg. Many Congolese if not most live free throughout the country. However, the situation in Brussels is not as in London where the black neighbourhood has disappeared completely it seems. How to reach Matonge in Brussels? If as a country inhabitant you insist on a trip through the capital and would include a visit to Matonge then the easiest point to choose as your destination is metro stop Naamsepoort.…