Cheap flights to Brussels
Famous for being the centre of the European Union, producer of some of the world’s best chocolate and home to more beer varieties than any other city in the world. Brussels is a city with rich historical offerings, world-class museums, a chic café culture, and stunning Art Nouveau architecture, and should definitely be at the top of anyone’s list when it comes to choosing that city break you’ve been after.
As any Brussels travel guide will tell you, this is a modern, cosmopolitan city at the heart of Europe. And although it is known more for being a political hub, it also has a surprisingly young vibe that makes it one of the more cutting edge cities in Europe. Whatever you’re after from a city break, trust us when we say you’ll find it in Brussels.
Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival (8-20 April) is a globally known celebration of the very best horror, science fiction and thriller films that will really get the adrenaline pumping (Centre for Fine Arts, 23 Rue Ravenstein, bifff.net).
The Royal Greenhouses are a vast complex of 19th-century hothouses close to the Palace of Laeken. Open to the public only three weeks a year, lose yourself in the heady aromas of this masterpiece of Victorian regal extravagance (18 April - 9 May, Serres Royales de Laeken, Avenue du Parc Royal, monarchie.be).