Brussels is home of European Union headquarters and capital city to Belgium, comprised of 19 municipalities. it was home of kings old buildings would be still visible also it is the epicenter of various crafts. The city is part of both the Flemish and the French communities. Favorite tourist spot in Europe. City offers a variety of cultures, restaurants, and architecture to discover. Area covers 62 square kilometers with 1,175,173 according to 2015. Capital has many things to keep visitors occupied.
It is known as heart of the city locate in s main plaza and is best preserved. Palace elegancy is due to unique architecture, built-in between 1696 and 1700 and has some Flemish influence. It was evolved after construction in 11th century. Also contains murals that depict history of Brussels.
Considered as best known landmark and is traced back to 1388 years. It sculpture of little boy urinating commonly known the oldest citizen of . The statue was built by JBrusselsasr Cityme Duquesnoy the Elder in 1619 and stolen many times.
Saint-Michel Cathedral (Sint-Michiels Kathedraal)
Famous church was completed in the 15th century but was first founded in 1225, inspired by Gothic architecture. It depicts Isabel and Charles V and hugrarian pair Maru and Louis II.
Belgian Royal museum of fine arts
The museum is known as best and one of the largest in the world. The collection was first set up in 1797 and was situated in the palace of Charles of Lorraine which transferred in 1846. Collection was divided into two parts.
When to visit
City experiences all four seasons also possibility of rain all year round and also. Best time to visit Brussels is spring and fall when the temperature will leave you refreshed. Tourism is peak in April and September.
There are two airports seving Brussels Brussels Airport (BRU) and Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL). Brussels airport is main and 12 kilometer away from city center covered by shuttle and buses.
Brussels is full of accommodation ranging from high to low priced hotels. If you are on a budget trip you may find cheap hotels in Louise and MAS residence. You can also find many pet-friendly hotels.