Holidays in Brussels
|Language:||French, Dutch, German, Flemish|
|Local time:||GMT/BST+1 hour|
|Flight time||Transfer time
|Brussels||1 hour 5 minutes|
Enjoy a holiday in Brussels
Once a 10th century fortress the city of Brussels is now one of Belgium’s largest urban areas and the country’s capital. It is also the home of the European Union and NATO headquarters. Brussels is a wonderful holiday destination for those in search of a cosmopolitan resort with a buzzing atmosphere. This fascinating city is also popular for its gastronomic treats with many magnificent restaurants and cafes to try.
Out and about in Brussels
There are many must see sights and attractions in Brussels. Visit the Grand Place to submerse yourself in a beautiful mix of 17th century architecture and modern life, whilst the Town Hall has a gothic-style tower which is thought of as one of Belgium’s best civic constructions. The stunning Royal Palace is open to the public too and the infamous Mannekin Pis statue which is an example of the humour and spirit of Brussels.
Further architectural treats include the grand Cathedral of Saints Michael and Gudula, the Place du Grand Sablon, which is now home to the restaurants, fancy antique shops and chocolatiers, and The Royal Saint Hubert Galleries. The unusual and mesmerising Atomium structure is another must-see tourist attraction which was originally built for the 1958 Brussel World Fair.
There are plenty of interesting museums in Brussels too. From the Royal Museum of Fine Arts to the Royal Institute for Natural Sciences, the Museum of Music Instruments to the Musee du Cinquantenaire. For those who love to shop discover the centre of Brussels fashion and design world with the wonderful boutiques and designer stores on Rue Antoine Dansaert Straat, the Avenue Louise and the Rue Neuve. Party animals will be pleased to know that a great night out can be had with ease in Brussels. There are many exciting bars, clubs, pubs, discos and music venues.
Find more information on Brussels City Breaks.
easyJet holidays to Brussels
A holiday to Brussels doesn’t have to be expensive when you book with easyJet holidays. Choose holiday dates that suit you with flexible booking and enjoy both low fare flights and affordable accommodation. Book both flights and accommodation together with easyJet holidays and enjoy great savings.