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Tailor-made School Trips to Belgium Cities

Reasons to Visit
Places to Stay
  • Overview

    Belgium is Europe in a nutshell; a great melting pot of culture and language forming the centre of the European Union. Flanders in the north has great art cities such as Antwerp, Bruges and Gent while the capital Brussels is one of the world's most cosmopolitan cities.

    Home to both the European Union and NATO, as well as a wealth of international trade and finance companies, Brussels economic diversity makes it a great destination for a school trip or educational tour for business students.

  • Reasons to Visit
    1. Euro Space Centre (South Belgium)

      Live the life of an astronaut! Learn everything about space and its conquest. Space and its immensity become alive and clear thanks to the magic of technology, light, colours, sounds, images and a special effects.

    2. Mini Europe (Brussels)

      This six acre park is situated at the foot of the Atomium monument and has mini statues of all major European monuments including the Brandenburg Gate, Big Ben and the Eiffel Tower. They are exact models on a scale of 1:25.

    3. Atomium (Brussels)

      The Atomium is an impressive 102 metre structure of the nine atoms of a molecule in steel and aluminium. It was built for the 1958 Expo and was not intended to survive it, but its popularity and success ensured its place as a major landmark on the Brussels skyline. The spheres can be visited and contain scientific exhibits. There is also a restaurant and viewpoint in the top sphere.

    4. Christmas Markets

      The beauty of both Bruges and Brussels is intensified during December when the Christmas markets takes over the city. With little wooden chalets selling traditional arts and crafts, street entertainers, fairground attractions and a the smell of sweet waffles in the air a trip to Belgium offers a true Christmas holiday atmosphere your students will love.

    5. Sea Life Centre

      Explore the North Sea’s underwater world at Belgium’s largest aquarium.

    6. Six Flags & Aqualibi

      Over fifty attractions and shows including roller coasters, rides and family entertainment.

    7. Blegny Coal Mine

      The Blegny mine is a heritage of Belgium’s industrial past. An astonishing and educational experience discovering a strange and fascinating world.

    8. Parc D’aventures Scientifiques

      Discover how and why the world is moving on. Push the boundaries of your knowledge in the 7000metres sqaure of interactive displays.

    9. Canals of Bruges

      Because of its canals Bruges is often called 'The Venice of the North'. The water situation in both cities was, however, very different. Venice was founded on islands in a lagoon of the Adriatic sea. Bruges lies deeper inland ; at least now, because in the five centuries B.C the Flemish coastline must have been flooded several times by the North Sea. When the waters retreated they left behind different sea-arms via which ships could reach the area where now Bruges is situated.

    10. Grand' Place

      One of the most beautiful squares in the world, the Grand Place is Brussel's most treasured centrepiece. In 1998, it was selected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is an outstanding blend of architectural and artistic styles. The square is surrounded by Brussels’ Town Hall, nearly forty guildhalls and other beautiful buildings from the 14th to 17th century. The 110 by 68 metre Grand Place is also home of the Flower Carpet, a bi-annual event featuring the creation of a colorful carpet design using more than 700,000 cut flowers.

  • Places to stay
    • MEININGER Hotel Brussels City Centre

      Situated directly next to the Canal Bruxelles-Charleroi, the MEININGER Hotel Brussels City Center provides 170 comfortable rooms with 719 beds over 4 storeys. Thanks to excellent local transport connections, the city‘s sites can all be reached quickly.

    • AJ Generation Europe

      Located just 15 minutes walk from the Grand Place. This hostel is ideally situated for exploring the city. 2-8 bedded rooms, all rooms with private facilities, meeting rooms, internet access, 24 reception

    • Ibis Antwerpen Centrum

      An excellent location in the centre of Antwerp, within walking distance of the old town - 2 bedded rooms - All rooms have private facilities, TV & phone - Restaurant & snack bar

    • Ibis Brugge Centrum

      Located in the historical centre, next to the Gruuthuse Museum and just a short walk from the city's canals.- 2 bedded rooms all with ensuite facilities - TV - telephone - bar - restaurant

    • Ibis Brussels Centre Sainte Catherine

      Located in the heart of Brussels near the Grand Place, museums and popular shopping areas.- 2-3 bedded rooms all with ensuite facilities - TV - telephone - bar & breakfast room

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