Taking a city break is the perfect way to get away from the daily grind. You are in a different environment and are more concerned with your journey than the tasks and obligations of your daily life. That is precisely why it is sometimes good to book a city trip. If you have less time and prefer not to travel too far, you can visit a few beautiful cities in Belgium. What there is to do in these cities and why you want to go here, we will list for you in this blog.
You may know the saying: diamonds are a woman’s best friend. Whether this is really the case, we dare not say. In the diamond capital of the world, many people will tell you it is. Due to centuries of experience with diamonds and the location of the city, this has been the center for diamonds for centuries. You can learn more than enough about this in museums, but also when you walk down the street and see beautiful shops and statues. In addition, you can go shopping and walking in Antwerp. The old city center is full of beautiful buildings, which makes a walk a lot more interesting and beautiful.
From beautiful walks along the Graslei and Korenlei to an exciting visit to Het Schravensteen castle, a city trip to Ghent is fun for everyone. The city has beautiful buildings that you can visit to learn more about its history. In addition, there are more than 40 museums to visit, a beautiful, old center for shopping and extensive forests and landscapes to walk or cycle through. You can also enjoy various restaurants and bars in Ghent or experience a festive evening in one of the clubs or bars. Whatever you want to do during your city trip, you can experience it in Ghent.
A romantic weekend away, but would you rather do something different than Paris or Venice? Then you want to visit Bruges. Thanks to the horse-drawn carriages, canals, old streets and alleys, you can enjoy this romantic city together. Stroll through the old center, take beautiful pictures together and taste the real Belgian chocolate. You can also learn more together about the history of the city in the museums and sights. Delicious food together in one of the restaurants or an afternoon of shopping together, is no problem in Bruges either! You can find vintage, brocante and second-hand shops here, but also visit well-known chain stores and fashion houses.