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Flower Power

Spending an afternoon at the Floralia Flower Show outside of Brussels was heavenly. Even if there were no flowers, who wouldn’t love visiting the grounds of the historic Kasteel van Groot-Bijgaarden. The immaculately landscaped 14-hectare park features beautiful lawns in every direction, shady paths for strolling, and a covered bridge. Birds were singing and flowers, naturally, were everywhere.

The show runs annually for about a month from early April until early May with more than 500 varieties of flowers. I loved the flower-peacock, think we could try that in Miami?

It was an explosion of color, take a look: