Where to stay in Brussels: Best areas for travelers
- Lower Town: Belgian Comic Strip Center is just one of the countless reasons travelers make a beeline for this corner of town. From attractions to culture and more, this neighborhood is one of the best places to truly experience Brussels. Find a room at the Brussels Marriott Hotel Grand Place, the Saint Gery Boutique Hotel or the Smartflats Grand Place IV - 2 Bedroom Apartment With Terrace - Downtown. Then, get out and see what else this exciting area has to offer.
- Quartier du Centre - Centrumwijk: There are plenty of great reasons to choose this area, including convenient access to popular attractions like La Grand Place. Find a room at the Hotel Résidence Le Quinze, the Aris Grand-Place Hotel or the Smartflats Grand-place X - 1 Bedroom and visit whenever you please.
- Upper Town: You'll uncover surprises around almost every corner here, and Natural Sciences Museum is one you can't miss. Stay on this side of town for its plentiful attractions, which also include Place du Luxembourg and Cirque Royal. After a comfy hotel? This area has lots of them. The Thon Hotel EU, the Smartflats Schuman III - Duplex 2 Rooms - European District and the Smartflats Berlaymont I - Two-bedroom Duplex - European Quarter are a few to consider.
- European Quarter: This is a fabulous place for arty types. Visit Antoine Wiertz Museum before venturing to Royal Museums of Art and History. There's loads more to see, but catch up on some shut-eye first at the Smartflats Berlaymont VII - 1 Bedroom - European Quarter, the Smartflats Berlaymont I - Two-bedroom Duplex - European Quarter or the Aloft Brussels Schuman.
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Popular places to visit in Brussels
Many believe that Brussels is one of the most beautiful and grandest cities in Europe. When you take advantage of Brussels vacation packages, you'll enjoy the sight of stunning architecture that dates back to the 17th century, flower markets, clubs, and museums. The main roads provide you with a nice view of the city, or you can choose to walk from one attraction to the next. The city is both safe and fun. Once you arrive in Brussels, you'll be unwilling to leave.
Main Attractions in Brussels
Brussels package deals provide you with the means to take in some of Brussels' truly extraordinary attractions. No matter what your interests are, you'll find plenty to keep you occupied in the city. Grand Place is located within walking distance of many hotels , and provides you with an excellent opportunity to take in street performances, flower markets, and light shows. Mini-Europe is an amusement park that will be enjoyed by young and old alike; it's full of scaled-down models of Europe's most famous buildings. The Belgian Comic Strip Center is also a place where you'll be able to pay homage to more than 7,000 famous comic strips.
Brussels Festivals and Events
Brussels has some of the most famous annuals festivals in the world. The Ommegang Pageant at the Grand Place occurs during the first week of July, and pays homage to when Emperor Charles V first came to the city. During the summer, the Brussels Film Festival provides you with the chance to see many European films before they're released in theaters. In December, the Christmas Market hosted at Grand Place has shopping stalls, ice sculptures, and skating rinks.
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Tours and Activities in Brussels
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