The city of Brussels in Belgium has a rich history that reaches back to 979 AD. After withstanding Renaissance revolutions and WW2, Brussels has become home to NATO and has developed a rich culture for all to enjoy.
As well as offering an easy to use tram system for getting around, Brussels is infamous for its chocolate shops
, historical tours, and vibrant annual festivals. Those who visit Brussels can expect to experience the delicious local cuisine and a warm welcome from the friendly locals who live there. What better way to experience Brussels just like a local, in private Brussels apartments
Choose your Brussels apartment in the city centre
The city centre is an area that is full of magnificent architecture and glorious water fountains. One of the most popular attractions there is the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, which features both ancient and modern pieces. As well as featuring the striking portraits of Anthony Van Dyke, the museum also displays work by pioneering contemporary artists. For those who have a sweet tooth, the Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate
is a must-see attraction. In addition to educating its visitors on the Mayan origin of chocolate, it also offers an opportunity to watch praline being made. Stay in a holiday apartment Brussels city centre to be in easy reach of all these wonderful attractions.
An apartment in Brussels Avenue Louise area
Close to the city center is Avenue Louise, a chestnut bordered avenue that is home to many upmarket shops. For fashion lovers this is the best area to decide on a Brussels holiday apartment, since all the big fashion brands have stores here. The Belgian department store Innovation is also nearby, which offers a wide range of both domestic and international designer brands. In addition to designer shops, Avenue Louise is also home to the King's Garden
, a scenic Belgian attraction filled with stunning floral displays and natural beauty. After a stroll around the King's Garden, visitors should consider admiring Le PhÉnix 44, a sculpture that pays tribute to the city's liberation.
Place Rogier for your holiday apartment in Brussels
In the heart of Brussel's bustling business district, the Place Rogier metro station acts as a central link to the rest of the city as well as other major European destinations. In addition to this, Place Rogier is surrounded by some of the city's most opulent boutique Brussels accommodation and fantastic private Brussels apartments. The towering buildings in the area feature modern architecture that is practically unrivaled across Europe, and Rogier Square is a lively hub of nightlife. »More about Brussels