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Cafe Flamingo. Photo: © Michael Mikolasek
Picture: Cafe Flamingo. Photo: © Michael Mikolasek

Places in Brussels

Photo:Flamingo // Credit: theweatherreport/michael mikolasek

During day time this nice Bar/Bistro is a relaxed place to hang out. Breakfast is excellent. In the afternoon many locals come here to have a fine Belgium beer after work. In the evening the bar can get quite crowded. DJs play frequently here.

Photo:Forest National // Credit: Keith Laverack(flickr/CC)

The Forest National claims to be the biggest concert venue in Brussels. It offers around 8000 seats. In over 40 years the concert hall hosted artists like the Rolling Stones, U2, Coldplay, Ella Fitzgerald, Kylie Minogue or Diana Ross.

Photo:Fritland // Credit:

French fries in Belgium are not only an add on to other food but one of the most popular main dishes. Cooking fries is also a high art for Belgium people who claim to have invented them. There are zillions of places to eat fries in Brussels. One of the best is Fritland in the city centre right opposite the historic stock exchange.

Photo:Palais 12 // Credit: $copy; ALLIAGE ARCHITETES

Palais 12 is a new concert venue situated on the Brussel's Heysel Plateau. The hall is designed to host major events, such as big concerts, conferences, shows and major sporting events for a maximum capacity of 18 000 people.

Photo Credits: theweatherreport/michael mikolasek (Flamingo) // Keith Laverack(flickr/CC) (Forest National) // (Fritland) // $copy; ALLIAGE ARCHITETES (Palais 12) //