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Location: Zaventem

Day 1 - 1 Sep 2020

Aeroporto de Bruxelas

Zaventem, Aeroporto de Bruxelas

Content: Arriving to the BRU airport from Lisbon! 🇧🇪 You can get to the city center of Brussels by taking a train quickly, which is basically inside the airport 😊

Location: Brussels

Day 1 - 1 Sep 2020

Urban Yard Hotel

Brussels, Urban Yard Hotel

Content: This place is just great. The staff was really polite and helpful, the place was clean, it has a good space and it is well decorated 😊 Plus, it is near the city center and you can walk to several places right from the hotel 🤩 💯 10/10

Location: Brussel

Day 1 - 1 Sep 2020

Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert

Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
Brussel, Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert

Content: Starting exploring the city! Brussels is known for having a really cool vibe and I can confirm it 😉 You can visit these galleries, which are extremely beautiful, and have a coffee in one of the cafes or buy some BELGIAN CHOCOLATE in one of the famous stores! I can say it is worth it 🤤 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 1 - 1 Sep 2020

Bubble Tea Room

Bruxelles, Bubble Tea Room
Bruxelles, Bubble Tea Room
Bruxelles, Bubble Tea Room

Content: Time to eat a WAFFLE! 🇧🇪🤩 This place is right next to the famous Grand-Place. The waffles are good, however I discovered that are more expensive than in other places where they are equally good: - Vitalgaufre - Maison Dandoy - Le Funambule Make sure to check this places 🤤

Location: Brussel

Day 1 - 1 Sep 2020

Grand-Place de Bruxelas

Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas
Brussel, Grand-Place de Bruxelas

Content: Arriving to the one and only Grand Place de Bruxelles! 😍 This place is absolutely AMAZING as you can see from the photos. The architecture of the buildings is just stunning! Here you can find the Town Hall as well as the neo-gotic King’s House. Plus, they usually have events here during the year and it is where they place the famous giant Christmas tree 😍 The Grand Place is probably the most remarkable place in the city! 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 1 - 1 Sep 2020

La Biscuiterie Bxl

Bruxelles, La Biscuiterie Bxl

Content: If you would like to get some good Belgian cookies and chocolate this is also a great place for that 😉

Location: Bruxelas

Day 2 - 2 Sep 2020

Mont des Arts

Bruxelas, Mont des Arts
Bruxelas, Mont des Arts
Bruxelas, Mont des Arts
Bruxelas, Mont des Arts

Content: Starting the day with this classic view in Brussels 🤩 You can have a view of the Tower of Brussels’ Town Hall and even the Atomium in a sunny day! And you can also have a walk in the gardens 😊 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 2 - 2 Sep 2020

Museu dos Instrumentos Musicais

Bruxelles, Museu dos Instrumentos Musicais
Bruxelles, Museu dos Instrumentos Musicais

Content: Here you can take some really cool pictures of this facade of buildings 🤩 Plus, you can always visit the Museum of Musical Instruments, which is really famous. I was not able to do it due to covid, however I’ve heard it is worth it 😊

Place Royale

Bruxelles, Place Royale
Bruxelles, Place Royale

Content: Going up, you can appreciate another famous Square in the city! This is actually surrounded by the most well-known museums of the city!

Museu Magritte

Bruxelles, Museu Magritte

Content: Let’s visit one of those museums! 🤩 If you are a art lover, you for sure should be interested in visiting this one 🖼 Make sure to book your tickets in advance 😉

Palácio Real de Bruxelas

Bruxelles, Palácio Real de Bruxelas
Bruxelles, Palácio Real de Bruxelas
Bruxelles, Palácio Real de Bruxelas

Content: Right next to the Place Royale, you can find the amazing Royal Palace of Brussels!! ✨ It is definitely worth visiting, even if it is just from the outside. However, if you wish to enter you need to book a time-slot in advance! Don’t forget ☺️ 💯 10/10

Resto Bar Papy’s

Bruxelles, Resto Bar Papy’s

Content: Ending the day with some BELGIAN FRIES! When in Belgium, one thing you can’t feel is guilty by the food you eat since the traditional food in the country is waffles, friture and beer 😁🍻 And the ones from this place are not any fries. I tried many in Belgium and these are one of the bests! Worth every penny. 🤤🇧🇪 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelas

Day 3 - 3 Sep 2020

Brussels Park

Bruxelas, Brussels Park
Bruxelas, Brussels Park
Bruxelas, Brussels Park
Bruxelas, Brussels Park

Content: Having a relaxed walk in the park during the morning 😍 It is right next to the Palace Royale but the best time to visit it is during the morning or early afternoon, so that you can feel the sun ☺️ You have here several cafes, ponds and a beautiful fountain! 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 3 - 3 Sep 2020

European Parliament - Liaison Office in Belgium

Bruxelles, European Parliament - Liaison Office in Belgium

Content: Time to visit the European Parlament! I think it is something interesting to do even if you are not really into History or Politics. The building is imponent and they offer guided tours that are pretty interesting and entertaining ☺️ However, also don’t forget to book in advance a time-slot to visit it! 💯 10/10

Catedral de São Miguel e Santa Gudula

Bruxelles, Catedral de São Miguel e Santa Gudula
Bruxelles, Catedral de São Miguel e Santa Gudula
Bruxelles, Catedral de São Miguel e Santa Gudula
Bruxelles, Catedral de São Miguel e Santa Gudula
Bruxelles, Catedral de São Miguel e Santa Gudula

Content: This is another remarkable place to visit in Brussels. It is the main catholic church in the whole country! Plus, the building itself is amazing and it is located in a cute area of the city 😍

Delirium Café

Bruxelles, Delirium Café
Bruxelles, Delirium Café
Bruxelles, Delirium Café

Content: Finishing the day in probably what is the coolest bar in the city! 😎 Delirium is not only a bar but also a famous beer brand in Belgium. I absolutely love it! Also, the bar has an extensive list of drinks from which you can choose from and the environment is really cool 🍻 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 4 - 4 Sep 2020

Atomium

Bruxelles, Atomium
Bruxelles, Atomium
Bruxelles, Atomium
Bruxelles, Atomium
Bruxelles, Atomium

Content: Starting the day with an exciting visit, the ATOMIUM! 😁 Walking around it is already pretty nice, if you want to enter and go up however you need to buy a ticket, again in advance. And please make sure of the opening hours/days of the week, they usually change depending of the season 😊 From the windows in the upper level you can get a panoramic view over the whole city 😍 This is a landmark of the city and a must go if you like to appreciate original touristic attractions! Note: It is not in the city center but you can get here by subway. 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelas

Day 4 - 4 Sep 2020

Parc d'Osseghem Laeken

Bruxelas, Parc d'Osseghem Laeken
Bruxelas, Parc d'Osseghem Laeken

Content: Right next to the Atomium you have a huge park! It is also worth a visit since the vegetation is more dense than usual, you are completely immerse in nature 🍃

Location: Bruxelles

Day 4 - 4 Sep 2020

Five Guys

Bruxelles, Five Guys
Bruxelles, Five Guys

Content: Time to have lunch! I absolutely love Five Guys, and there is one in Brussels 😍 from the ones I’ve already tried it was actually one of the best places since the burger is well served and without too much peanut oil 👍 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelas

Day 4 - 4 Sep 2020

Parc Léopold

Bruxelas, Parc Léopold
Bruxelas, Parc Léopold
Bruxelas, Parc Léopold
Bruxelas, Parc Léopold
Bruxelas, Parc Léopold

Content: Time for another park! 😅 In fact these ones are pretty central so if you decide to visit them in other day is fine. This park and the next one that I am going to mention I visited in another time that I was in Brussels, but I include them here since they are really worth it and you might have time to visit them 😊

Parque do Cinquentenário

Bruxelas, Parque do Cinquentenário
Bruxelas, Parque do Cinquentenário
Bruxelas, Parque do Cinquentenário
Bruxelas, Parque do Cinquentenário
Bruxelas, Parque do Cinquentenário

Content: This park is near the previous one, yet way bigger and more interesting 😁 It is absolutely beautiful during any season of the year but here you can see the magic of a really cold and snowy day 😍 This park is huge, you have several fountains, food areas and you can visit the Cinquantenaire Arch (similar to a Arc de Triomphe 😅) and the Royal Military Museum! I recommend visiting during the day ☀️ 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 4 - 4 Sep 2020

Chez Léon

Bruxelles, Chez Léon
Bruxelles, Chez Léon
Bruxelles, Chez Léon
Bruxelles, Chez Léon

Content: Having dinner in this famous restaurant!!! It is famous for the mussels and for being classy and visited by really famous people. That is true, actually in each table they have written which famous people have already seated in those places. How funny is that? 😎 Ps: the food is also great 😊 💯 10/10

Location: Bruxelles

Day 5 - 5 Sep 2020

Avenue de la Toison d'Or

Bruxelles, Avenue de la Toison d'Or

Content: There are several shopping streets in the city, however I would say that my favorite is Avenue de la Toison d’Or. It is a big and pretty Avenue with a lot of shops. In Belgium, malls are not usual and I don’t mind, it is much “lighter” to shop in open air streets 😍 Here you can also find some souvenir shops!

Location: Bruxelas

Day 5 - 5 Sep 2020

Manneken Pis

Bruxelas, Manneken Pis
Bruxelas, Manneken Pis
Bruxelas, Manneken Pis
Bruxelas, Manneken Pis

Content: On the way to the most famous statue of the city! As you can see it is protected by a fence and it is pretty small 😅 however it is funny to see and usually the government has the tradition to dress it with certain costumes that it gives as a present to the boy! 🧐 The statue is of tremendous importance, there are legends around it and certain countries in the past already tried to steal it 😱 It one of the symbols of the city 🇧🇪 💯 10/10 If you wish, you can also visit the female version of the Manneken Pis (the Jannekin Pis) 😅 it is actually right in front of the bar Delirium and it is unfortunately “behind bars”! But during the day you can get a clear look of it 😊

Location: Bruxelles

Day 5 - 5 Sep 2020

Hard Rock Cafe

Bruxelles, Hard Rock Cafe
Bruxelles, Hard Rock Cafe
Bruxelles, Hard Rock Cafe
Bruxelles, Hard Rock Cafe

Content: Having a great lunch before heading home! By going to the Hard Rock Cafe you can have a nice walk in the city since almost every street that leads to the Grand Place is simply beautiful. Plus you can say goodbye to this beautiful square and eat with a view over it! 😍💯 Now, is time to go back to the Brussels Airport and head home. This is a fun trip that you can take during any time of the year, I hope you enjoy it 🤗🇧🇪