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8 June 2023

Cycling around the ‘Green Belt’ in 72 hours

The ‘green’ in Green Belt? You can take that literally cycling the lush loop encircling Brussels. This 126-km bike route is a grab bag of enticing […]
7 June 2023

In the Footsteps of Napoleon: a different way to discover Belgium’s beautiful Wallonia

A driving and walking trail called Napoleon’s Route: In the Footsteps of Napoleon now offers a great way to visit Belgium and train your sights on […]
7 June 2023

Tram connecting Brussels to its airport one step closer

On Monday June 5th, Pascal Smet, the secretary of state for Urban Planning announced that Urban.brussels has granted a planning permit to De Werkvennootschap for the […]
6 June 2023

Brussels drives on with plan to decolonize public space

Work by the city of Brussels to stop glorifying the country’s colonial past in public spaces has moved forward, with a new roadmap introduced by the […]
6 June 2023

A new survey reveals Brussels residents drive less and walk and cycle more

Walking and cycling are up among Brussels residents and car use is down over the last 10 years, a new survey by Brussels Mobility shows. 4,600 […]
1 June 2023

Brussels Renaissance Festival to take visitors back in time

From 17 June to 8 July 2023, the Brussels Renaissance Festival is set to offer a series of events that showcase European heritage and history. The […]
31 May 2023

Brussels to put street photography at center stage in June

From the 1st to the 4th of June, street photographers from all over the world will gather in the capital of Europe for the ‘Brussels Street […]
31 May 2023

Top 6 parks in Brussels with ponds and lakes

The quality of living in a city depends on many different things – one of them surely being the number of parks that the city offers […]
29 May 2023

Injured Ukrainian war veterans ran Brussels 20km to inspire others

Almost 40,000 people participated in the “Brussels 20 km” on 28 May. 33,000 runners and 5,600 walkers had signed up for the event. Among the participants, […]
25 May 2023

Charleroi, expect the unexpected!

Charleroi has not always been perceived positively but more recently, it has enjoyed a bit of a renaissance. Boasting a rich industrial past, it is now […]
25 May 2023

Brussels Airport expects to get rid of 1,500 night flights

Brussels Airport CEO Arnaud Feist has announced plans of becoming stricter of which flights are allowed to take-off or land during the night. Currently, 16,000 flights […]
25 May 2023

Belgium’s largest net zero heating system to be installed at Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport plans to replace its central heating installation by early 2027 with a net zero carbon installation, which will heat the terminal buildings without emitting […]
24 May 2023

5 scenic cycling routes to discover in Tervuren

Cycling is an incredibly relaxing way to spend your free time while discovering your surroundings. Regardless of whether you prefer to take your ride on a […]
24 May 2023

3 must-visit Brussels markets

When you hear the word ‘market’, chances are you immediately think of the Saturday morning market they used to organize at your hometown. The one where […]
23 May 2023

Brussels Airlines reintroduces Neuhaus chocolate gift boxes for business passengers

Brussels Airlines is once again extending its collaboration with Belgian chocolatier Neuhaus. After a three-year break due to the Corona pandemic, the large praline boxes will […]
23 May 2023

Sabena was founded exactly 100 years ago

Today, one hundred years ago, one of the most emblematic European airlines came into existence. The Société Anonyme Belge d’Exploitation de la Navigation Aérienne, Sabena, was […]
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