Underrated European Gem: Brussels

Posted on Jul 08, 2024 in India Discovery,Student Speak

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Discover the charm of Brussels with sights and sounds and activities that unveil its rich history and culture. Marvel at iconic landmarks like that of the Grand Place, dive into the wonders of the Euro Space Center, and indulge in Belgium’s renowned waffles and chocolates. Each attraction offers a unique glimpse into the heart of this vibrant city.

Brussels, Belgium’s capital is a city where history blends seamlessly with culinary delights and futuristic adventure. Embark on a city tour that promises to unveil the essence of Brussels through its iconic landmarks and irresistible treats. Begin your journey at the Grand Place, the central square of Brussels since the 12th century. This magnificent square is adorned with opulent guildhalls showcasing the city’s rich history and power. As a UNESCO world heritage site, it serves as a testament to Brussels’ significance as the centre of commerce and culture throughout the ages. Just a stone’s throw from the Grand Place stands the beloved Manneken Pis. This small bronze statue of a peeing boy has become an emblem of Brussels’ spirit and folklore. Its attire changes regularly, reflecting various cultural events and adding a touch of charm and intrigue to this iconic landmark.

Indulge your senses in culinary treasures in Brussels with a visit to a local waffle shop. The Belgian waffles are known for their crispy exterior and fluffy interior topped with decadent toppings like chocolate sauce and fruits. Belgian chocolates, crafted with centuries old techniques and premium ingredients, offer a taste of luxury and tradition. Venture beyond the city centre to the Euro Space Centre, where you can participate in fun activities like Moonwalk.

This city oozes the unique charm that Europe is famous for. It has a long history and a sense of passion for the arts that runs through its veins. Spend a few days here and make sure you explore Brussels during your next European adventure because it may surprise you in ways you may never have expected.

Writen By Aarav Dhiman, Dhariya Jaswal, Karkaran Minhas & Navjot Singh Sidhu (Gems Cambridge International School, Hoshiarpur).

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