Billions of blue blistering barnacles!!!

Tintin is every journalist’s “dream journalist”. (Or should be.) The comicbook-reporter is never at a typewriter, never files stories, never takes orders, and never gets sued. Yet he goes around the world and beyond, meets the Yeti, and even manages to have his dog Snowy with him all the time.

2007 marks the 100th year of birth of Tintin’s Belgian creator Herge. The Guardian‘s Sarah Bostock and Jon Brennan take a themed tour of Brussels.

Read the full story here.

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