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Location: Zaventem

Day 1 - 4 Oct 2020

Brussels Airport

Zaventem, Brussels Airport

Content: Belgium is a country full of beautiful places! I took a week to travel to its most beautiful cities. I advise you to look for flights to Zaventem Airport, because Charleroi airport is not very welcoming and it's far from everything 😅

Location: Leuven

Day 1 - 4 Oct 2020

Leuven Station

Leuven, Leuven Station

Content: After only 20 minutes you can get to Leuven by train! This city is not one of the most well-known but it's definitely special 🥰

Martelarenplein

Leuven, Martelarenplein

Content: Just outside the station you will find Martelarenplein, and if you walk along the road in front of it you will get to the city centre 🥰

Historical Leuven Town hall

Leuven, Historical Leuven Town hall
Leuven, Historical Leuven Town hall
Leuven, Historical Leuven Town hall
Leuven, Historical Leuven Town hall

Content: Welcome to the old Town hall! Enjoy the beautiful historical buildings and take a walk in Leuven's streets! The town hall is a masterpiece, built in hope that Leuven would be the capital of Belgium.. didn't happen, but now they have a beautiful building 😅

Pinocchio Waffles and Ice Cream

Leuven, Pinocchio Waffles and Ice Cream

Content: Eat a typical Belgian waffle at Pinocchio, you won't regret it 🤤

Kruidtuin

Leuven, Kruidtuin
Leuven, Kruidtuin
Leuven, Kruidtuin
Leuven, Kruidtuin
Leuven, Kruidtuin

Content: Visit Leuven's Botanical Garden 🥰 If you are interested in nature this place is made for you, there are so many species, and you can even find some animals in the garden

Sushi Leuven

Leuven, Sushi Leuven

Content: The best sushi I have ever tried!! Seriously, you need to go there!! 🤩

Park Inn by Radisson Leuven

Leuven, Park Inn by Radisson Leuven

Content: I had my own place to stay in Leuven but my friends recommended this hotel! The location is great too 🥰

Location: Leuven

Day 2 - 5 Oct 2020

Kasteelpark Arenberg

Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg
Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg
Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg
Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg

Content: A little bit outside Leuven there is Arenberg Castle, that belongs to the University. This is a great place for a picnic in sunny days 🥰

Park Abbey

Leuven, Park Abbey
Leuven, Park Abbey
Leuven, Park Abbey
Leuven, Park Abbey
Leuven, Park Abbey

Content: This park is a such a beautiful and quiet place to take a walk in the afternoon! There is a lake where you can see swans and ducks if you are lucky 😎

Quetzal chocolate bar

Leuven, Quetzal chocolate bar

Content: One of the best Brownies I have ever tried 😍 if you love sweets you need to go there! It is located in the centre of Leuven

Leuven Oude Markt

Leuven, Leuven Oude Markt

Content: Oude Markt is the where the night life is located! This is the place to come and have a drink at night. You need to try the famous Belgian beers🍻 Keep in mind that the drinks here are more expensive than in some random bar, but the environment is worth it 😅

Location: Brussels

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Brussels

Brussels, Brussels

Content: You can get to brussels by train! Just outside the station you will start to see some of the characteristics of this city. First of all, there is always some type of art with Smurfs in certain walls 😂

Location: Bruxelles

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels

Bruxelles, St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels

Content: This cathedral is imponent inside and out. Take the time to go inside and have a look if you have the chance 🤗

Location: Saint-Hubert

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Saint-Hubert

Saint-Hubert, Saint-Hubert
Saint-Hubert, Saint-Hubert

Content: These galleries are stunning, you can find lots of shops inside, including traditional chocolate shops 🥰

Location: Brussels

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Manneken Pis

Brussels, Manneken Pis
Brussels, Manneken Pis

Content: This is one of the most touristic attraction of Brussels.. it's only a peeing statue of a boy and it is smaller than i thought 😂

Location: Bruxelles

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Musée Magritte Museum

Bruxelles, Musée Magritte Museum
Bruxelles, Musée Magritte Museum
Bruxelles, Musée Magritte Museum

Content: If you are into art, consider visiting the musée Magritte 🤩 I was impressed with all of the paintings The ticket is quite cheap for students

Royal Palace of Brussels

Bruxelles, Royal Palace of Brussels
Bruxelles, Royal Palace of Brussels

Content: I passed by the Royal Palace of Brussels, which is close to the museum. This is the king's residence and where he mostly works 🥰

Location: Brussels

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Parc du Cinquantenaire

Brussels, Parc du Cinquantenaire
Brussels, Parc du Cinquantenaire
Brussels, Parc du Cinquantenaire
Brussels, Parc du Cinquantenaire

Content: Next I visited this park with its imponent Triumph Arc. It was quiet that day, but this is where a lot of event happen in Brussels! There are also other monuments and museums around

Location: Bruxelles

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Le Cirio

Bruxelles, Le Cirio

Content: Try the Belgium mussels in Le Cirio 🤤

Location: Brussel

Day 3 - 6 Oct 2020

Grand Place

Brussel, Grand Place

Content: At the end of the day I had the chance to visit the main square of brussels, that was full of light 🥰 Unfortunately, there was also some construction work that ruined the view 😅

Hotel Amigo

Brussel, Hotel Amigo

Content: This was the hotel that people recommended me the most! 🤩

Location: Dinant

Day 4 - 7 Oct 2020

Dinant

Dinant, Dinant

Content: Again, the way to travel within Belgium is always by train! 😂

Notre Dame de Dinant

Dinant, Notre Dame de Dinant
Dinant, Notre Dame de Dinant

Content: After walking a bit you will finally see the river, the Charles de Gaulle Bridge and the Notre Dame de Dinant! 🤩 I was amazed by this cathedral, and you can even go inside to see it

Charles de Gaulle Bridge

Dinant, Charles de Gaulle Bridge

Content: This bridge, that leads to the Notre Dame, is full of colorful saxophones on both sides, each one representing a different country 🥰

Au Village Gourmand

Dinant, Au Village Gourmand

Content: In Dinant's shopping streets you can find this xute place with every type of Belgian beer! The staff will answer any questions you might have about beers 😂

Patisserie-boulangerie et fabrique de couques Jacobs

Dinant, Patisserie-boulangerie et fabrique de couques Jacobs

Content: Apparently Dinant has a typical sweet, a really hard cookie that would probably break my teeth.. 😅 so I tried something else that looked really good, they call it a cheese and it was so good that at the end of the day I wanted to go back and buy another one, regardless of it being a caloric bomb 😂

Café Leffe

Dinant, Café Leffe

Content: Arriving to the Rue Adolph Sax you will find Café Leffe, a typical beer bar

Rue Adolphe Sax

Dinant, Rue Adolphe Sax
Dinant, Rue Adolphe Sax
Dinant, Rue Adolphe Sax

Content: I took a walk along this road that is follows the river course. This zone is usually full of outdoor bars but I went there during lockdown, so everything was closed 🙃

Dinant Citadel

Dinant, Dinant Citadel

Content: I really wanted to go to Dinant's Citadelle, but when we arrived it was CLOSED due to the lockdown.. and the same for any restaurant.. 🥲 You can see the view is amazing from there !

Abbaye Notre-Dame de Leffe

Dinant, Abbaye Notre-Dame de Leffe
Dinant, Abbaye Notre-Dame de Leffe

Content: If you keep walking along the river you will eventually get to Leffe! This Abbaye is where the Leffe beer was firstly produced 🍻 also, the place is so instagrammable during the autumn!

Hôtel Castel de Pont-à-Lesse

Dinant, Hôtel Castel de Pont-à-Lesse

Content: This was the most recommended hotel to stay in Dinant 🥰

Location: Gent

Day 5 - 8 Oct 2020

Gent Sint Pieters station

Gent, Gent Sint Pieters station

Content: Arriving at Gent St Pieters station you will need to get a tram to the city centre!

Saint Bavo's Cathedral

Gent, Saint Bavo's Cathedral

Content: Arriving to the centre, you fill find a square that the trams cross. On one side there is the Saint Bavo's cathedral 🥰

Korenmarkt

Gent, Korenmarkt
Gent, Korenmarkt
Gent, Korenmarkt
Gent, Korenmarkt

Content: On the other side you have the Plaza, a shopping centre 🥰

St Michael's Bridge

Gent, St Michael's Bridge
Gent, St Michael's Bridge
Gent, St Michael's Bridge
Gent, St Michael's Bridge

Content: This was one of my favorite places!! The bridge gives you a view over the canal and all the historical buildings 😍

Paul's Boutique Burgers Gent

Gent, Paul's Boutique Burgers Gent

Content: If you want a good and cheap meal this is the place 🤗

Graslei

Gent, Graslei
Gent, Graslei
Gent, Graslei

Content: From the bridge, you only need to go down a few stairs to reach the graslei! The riverfront is an amazing place to have take-out lunck with friends (if it's not raining!!), and you can even make some 2-leg friends 😂😂

Gravensteen

Gent, Gravensteen
Gent, Gravensteen
Gent, Gravensteen

Content: Further away you will find Gravensteen , a castle surrounded by water! From this point you will also have an amazing view if you turn around 😉

Location: Dinant

Day 5 - 8 Oct 2020

Het Belfort van Gent

Dinant, Het Belfort van Gent

Content: Finally, before going back home, I visited Het Belfort van Gent, one of the 3 towers you can find in the citty 🥰

Location: Antwerpen

Day 6 - 9 Oct 2020

Station ANTWERPEN-CENTRAAL

Antwerpen, Station ANTWERPEN-CENTRAAL

Content: Probably the most famous train station in Belgium! How cute is it? 😍

Stadsfeestzaal

Antwerpen, Stadsfeestzaal
Antwerpen, Stadsfeestzaal

Content: It started to rain a lot when we arrived so we went to see the galleries 😍

Nello & Patrache Statue

Antwerpen, Nello & Patrache Statue

Content: I was really curious when I found this statue 🧐 And apparently it represents a really sad story 🥲

BackYard

Antwerpen, BackYard

Content: A nice place to have lunch really close to the Grote Markt 🥰

Location: Vilvoorde

Day 6 - 9 Oct 2020

Grote Markt

Vilvoorde, Grote Markt
Vilvoorde, Grote Markt
Vilvoorde, Grote Markt
Vilvoorde, Grote Markt

Content: The main square of Antwerpen is one of the most beautiful ones in belgium, in my opinion 🤗 I had the chance to find it empty 😎

Location: Antwerpen

Day 6 - 9 Oct 2020

Steenplein

Antwerpen, Steenplein

Content: It was raining a lot in that day so I coudn't see much of the city, but I ended the day bgoing to the riverside, where there is a giant wheel

Tulip Inn Antwerpen

Antwerpen, Tulip Inn Antwerpen

Content: Thos was the most recommended hotel in Antwerpen 🥰

Location: Brugge

Day 7 - 10 Oct 2020

't Bagientje

Brugge, 't Bagientje

Content: The train trip can be quite long, if you arrive around lunch time it's a good idea to try a typical dish: "stoverji" beef stew

Markt

Brugge, Markt
Brugge, Markt
Brugge, Markt
Brugge, Markt

Content: Brugge's main square is one of the most instagrammable places in town! The fachade is very characteristix 🥰

Belfry of Bruges

Brugge, Belfry of Bruges
Brugge, Belfry of Bruges
Brugge, Belfry of Bruges
Brugge, Belfry of Bruges

Content: In Grote Markt you can also find the huge Belfry of Bruges 😍

Location: Bruges

Day 7 - 10 Oct 2020

Bruges

Bruges, Bruges

Content: All of the streets are adorable, these houses are so charming! I could live here 🥰

Location: Brugge

Day 7 - 10 Oct 2020

Wollestraat

Brugge, Wollestraat
Brugge, Wollestraat
Brugge, Wollestraat

Content: In this shopping street you will find tons of traditional shops! I loved the chocolate ahops and wish I could buy everything 😍😂

House of waffles

Brugge, House of waffles
Brugge, House of waffles

Content: I got hungry for looking at that much chocolate so I had to go for a chocolate waffel 😂 it was amazing 🤤

Jan Van Eyck Square

Brugge, Jan Van Eyck Square
Brugge, Jan Van Eyck Square
Brugge, Jan Van Eyck Square

Content: The city is even more beautiful next to the canal 🥰

Djiver Apartment

Brugge, Djiver Apartment
Brugge, Djiver Apartment
Brugge, Djiver Apartment
Brugge, Djiver Apartment
Brugge, Djiver Apartment

Content: Another view that took my breath away 🥰 this city is unreal, I wish I could stay longer

Location: Zaventem

Day 7 - 10 Oct 2020

Brussels Airport

Zaventem, Brussels Airport

Content: Time to go back home! I loved visiting Belgium, this country has so much to offer! Bruges, Ghent and Leuven were my favorite cities! Hope you enjoyed this itinerary and let me know which city would you like to visit the most 🥰