About.. Belgium offers excellent family weekend breaks and short stays visiting famous cities like Brussels, Bruges and Antwerp and the sandy coastal resort
It is a Kingdom of varied landscape: rivers, gorges and great forest of the Ardennes, the rolling plains of the countryside, and wide sandy beaches of the northern coast. Known for excellent cuisine- 'moules & frittes' served on the road-side - the legendary Belgian chocolate, not to mention the dozens great beers!
Brussels, the Capital, is the centre of the European Union and NATO. Sightseeing must include the Grand-Place with its Town Hall, the Maison du Roi, and the famous 1619 statue Manneken-Pis.
Tip: Visit the revitalised Atomium , first opened for the 1958 world fair, now best for great views around the countryside. Also the battlegrounds of Wellington's victory over Napoleon, at Waterloo.