Velusso House of the Lion: Johan Museeuw's new cafe in Bruges, Belgium

Jack Elton-Walters 8 Mar 2019 A must-visit location for cycling fans heading to Flanders, grab a beer or coffee and look at some memorabilia from Museeuw's career Better known for chocolates, a bell tower and a fantastic film starring Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson, Bruges isn't a magnet for cyclists and professional cycling fans in the same way as places like Oudenaarde and Gent, and that's despite hosting the start of the Tour of Flanders until recently. But that all looks set to change thanks to retired Classics superstar Johan Museeuw . The multiple-Monuments winner has teamed up with cycling experiences company Velusso to open Huis van de Leeuw in the heart of Bruges. The Velusso House of the Lion – following Museeuw's nickname of 'the Lion of Flanders' – is part cafe, part shop, part museum. Currently in situ are bikes from some of the Lion's most famous wins, ...

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