Belgium is the perfect mix between French and Flemish influences. Accessible by Eurostar and plane in a few hours, Belgium is a great destination for city breaks to discover Europe’s capital city, Brussels, the “Venice of the North” Bruges or the medieval town of Gent.
Belgium capital city is a perfect destination for last minute Brussels breaks. Home of the European Union and NATO, Brussels offers a buzzing cosmopolitan atmosphere with many historic landmarks
to visit. The Grand Place is a must-see, with its 15th century architecture and gothic Town Hall. Close to the Grand Place, children will love the famous Mannekin Pis fountain, symbol of Brussels.
The Atomium structure is also worth paying a visit too. Built for the 1958 Brussel World Fair, the monument is nothing like what you have seen before.
Belgium and Brussels are also well known for its cuisine: explore the city to discover the good restaurants and try out some of the local specialties such as mussels and Belgian fries, the incredible Liege waffles, the Carbonnade Flamande (beef bourguignon with beer instead of wine) and of course Chocolates !
Check out our Pierre et Vacances accommodation for your city breaks in Brussels. The Brussel Centre Monnaie Aparthotel is located in the city centre on Boulevard Anspach, close to the Rue Neuve and the famous Grand Place. The locating is ideal to enjoy Brussels nightlife with galleries, a theatre, a casino and restaurants (including one with a panoramic view over the city). The accommodations range from studios for 2 persons to 1 bedroom apartments for 4 persons and are fully-equipped. All apartments include Wi-Fi as well as a fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher, kettle and coffee machine, and air-conditioning.
Fri 04 Aug to Sun 06 Aug 2017