Belgium travel destinations and blog | Holidays to Europe
It may be small in size but Belgium offers loads of things for the visitor to see and do. Most travellers head to the capital Brussels and well-known destinations like Bruges and Ghent, but away from the regular tourist trail there are lots of towns and villages that you should consider including in your European itinerary. You'll find plenty of travel inspiration in the articles below.
- Written by Guest Contributor Chelsea Ball of Euro Travel Coach
As the seat of the European Union and home of the NATO headquarters, Brussels is known worldwide as a centre of European politics but the city has much more to offer than just parliament buildings and bustling bureaucrats. Visitors to the Belgian capital will be greeted with fascinating history, delightful museums, delicious food, and of course, plenty of excellent beer.
- Written by Guest Contributor Pilar
A lot of things can be said about Bruges, Belgium. ‘Fairytale’ and ‘charming’ are words that come to mind. Apart from its reputation as one of the prettiest cities in Europe, the size of the historic center of Bruges (known as Brugge in French) is one of the biggest appeals for visitors.
- Written by Guest Contributor Alison
Belgium is a little country often overlooked on European travel itineraries. When tourists visit at all, it is major centres like Brussels and Antwerp or charming, UNESCO-listed Bruges that they head for. But Belgium deserves to be on your European bucket list in its own right.