Brussels Flower Carpet

Brussels Flower Carpet (Brussels, August 2018)

Brussels Flower Carpet is an event taking place in Brussels every two years. In just one morning, Belgian begonia cultivators decorate 1,800 m2 of Brussels' Grand-Place with a beautiful floral carpet using over 600,000 begonias.
Aloft Twin room Brussels

5 of the best hotels in Brussels

Planning a trip to Brussels and looking for a place to stay? Check out our suggestions of five top hotels in Brussels.
La Butte aux Bois

Hotel Review: La Butte Aux Bois, Belgium

A weekend spent at La Butte Aux Bois in Lanaken near Maastricht may well be the perfect pick-me-up.
Battle of Waterloo

France and Belgium fight again over Waterloo – Belgium wins!

When France vetoed Belgium's attempt to mint a 2 euro coin to commemorate the Battle of Waterloo, what Brussels did next was genius!
Berlitz: Brussels Pocket Guide

Berlitz: Brussels Pocket Guide

Berlitz Pocket Guide Brussels is a concise, full-colour travel guide that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the very best.

Top 10 things to see and do in Brussels

There's lots to see in Brussels from the bizarre comic strip to enjoying its café culture in the Grand-Place. Here are our suggested must visits/dos.
Poppy fields in Flandres

World War One memorial trail in Belgium and France

A hundred years after the First World War, researcher Doug Goodman goes back to the Western Front.
Michelin Must Sees Brussels

Michelin Must Sees Brussels

Must Sees Brussels highlights the best of this diverse city for a 24-hour visit, a weekend or longer. Visit Belgium’s other Michelin three-star cities to enjoy Antwerp’s Old Center, Bruges’ canals and Ghent’s medieval houses.
Bruges, Belgium

City break to Bruges, Belgium – an indulgent short-break escape

With its cobbled windy streets, majestic squares, flowery canals and gabled roofs, beer and chocolates, Bruges offers an indulgent city-break escape.
Paris Eiffel Tower

Useful Phrases in French

Parlez vous français? Here are some useful French words and phrases to help you get along when travelling.