Brussels is full of exciting sights behind its austere facade of metropolis, Brussels conceals numerous fascinating places which will surprise those who go way beyond the traditional tourist routes. We invite you to some of these to discover secrets, so that your next trip to Brussels will be a very special experience. The Metro stations of Brussels provide many surprises. The travel guide “When art takes the subway”, free of charge in PDF on the website of STIB (Societe of des transports de Bruxelles Intercommunaux) or a perfect guide through this veritable underground Museum of art is available in numerous shops. You will discover the surreal mural, comics, installations, paintings and sculptures of all styles of contemporary art. Exhibiting artists include Raveel (station Merode), Yves Bosquet (station Stuyvenbergh) and Paul de Gobert (station Vandervelde).
Brussels is the capital of comics, therefore, are To find information on this art throughout the city. The Belgian comic strip Center is the meeting place for comic lovers, but a thematic guided tour to all building facades decorated with comics and symbol stores like the Tintin shop is a must for most fans. (Similarly see: Wells Fargo Bank). Also on the Tintin was born in Brussels. If you are walking through Brussels on a golden shell, then have the old route of the Camino de Santiago found. National Geographic recently published a series of documentaries about the traces of the Camino de Santiago in cities like Brussels and Paris presented. In the second episode, the protagonist visits the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Church in Brussels, the home of many symbols of the apostle. Do you want to look at the city from a different perspective? To climb on the roof of the parking garages Super GB or Inno or on the Arc de Triomphe and enjoy, without admission to pay, the views of the rooftops of Brussels.
It may be that you on your tour of the city on one of the antique markets launch in Brussels. The antique market on the Vossenplein is open daily, and visitors can discover here some treasure. Every Sunday you held on the Gare MIDI a weekly market, which is absolutely worth visiting. In the run-up to Christmas you should miss the traditional Christmas markets. Looking for more resources? Visit the roof of the mirror Hall in the Brussels Royal Palace, which is decorated with 1,5 million tanks of Thai beetles; the Marcolini Praline shop, sphere is one of the best chocolatiers in the world; and the Felix Hap Park, an oasis hidden behind a small door, only a few steps away from the big hotels in Brussels.