Visitors to this country all agree that there is a marvellous number of things to do in Belgium. Walking through the cobbled streets, enjoying the gorgeous medieval architecture, sampling chilled beer in the many beer cafés or nibbling on an exquisitely creamy and delicious Belgian chocolate are just some of the best things to do in Belgium.
Each of the Belgian cities have their own charm and draw people to them for various reasons. Whether it is Brussels’ Art Nouveau beauty or the medieval St. Bavo’s Cathedral in Ghent, Belgium sightseeing takes on a life of its own when you are travelling through this delightful European country. Bruges’ 13th century Belfry or Rubens’ Flemish Baroque art in Antwerp, the many things to do in Belgium will never tire you. Whether you plan to quietly enjoy the waffles in Liege or check out the quaint town of Durbuy, you won’t be disappointed. So, here’s a list of some of the top things to do in Belgium.
It’s hard not to stare at the 1958 Atomium structure that is all of 102 metres tall and is modelled after an iron crystal. Elevators and staircases inside allow visitors to get around this odd-looking monument in Brussels.
One of the fun things to do in Belgium is to visit the Belgian Comic Strip Centre Brussels, which houses an amazing collection of comic art and is a cultural platform of sorts.
The Galeries Royale Saint-Hubert is a 19th century luxurious shopping arcade whose 200-metre-long glass paned roof is fascinating as always.
If you can’t wait to begin Belgium sightseeing, then do remember to visit the SOTC website for some fantastic offers and deals that are available there.