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Tomorrowland 2020 - 16 years of Magic in style

Tomorrowland is not just a music festival. It’s a world of Magic and an unforgettable expierence!

Why not enjoy this beautiful festival in style?. The Mansion is the ultimate experience in luxury accommodations. Located in the countryside you will be surrounded by nature but still within walking distance of the Tomorrowland festival site. On ...

Hotel August - A new stylish address in Antwerp

In the newly opened Hotel August Antwerp, the legendary Belgian architect Vincent Van Duysen shows his magic architectural skills by transforming  a former Augustinian cloister in a marvelous modern day hotel located in the hidden green quarter of Antwerp. The 40 rooms are a warm homage to the dedicated way of former Augustinian life, with the addition ...

Brussels - Dali meets Magritte

Visit Dali Meets Magritte, the large exhibition at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts in Brussels. It charts the relationship between two iconic artists, the extravagant Catalan Salvador Dalí and the equally striking Belgian René Magritte. For the first time ever, the connection and influences between these two greatest icons of the surrealist movement ...

Belgian wine - Something else

Beside beer, chocolate and so many other Belgian delicacies, there is one that is less known but has to be on that long list. Belgian wine!

The Belgian climate is just the limit of what is possible to make wine. Climate warming, new techniques and knowledge have put Belgian winegrowing on the map a few years ...

GHENT - THE YEAR OF VAN EYCK

In 2020, the Museum of Fine Arts Ghent (MSK) pays tribute to the Flemish Master Jan van Eyck with the exhibition 'Van Eyck. An Optical Revolution'. The museum promises the visitor a once-in-a-lifetime experience that makes the world of Van Eyck more tangible than ever. The MSK revealed a new series of artworks that are traveling to Ghent. And the ...

GENK - LABIOMISTA, STUDIO KOEN VAN MECHELEN

With support from the city of Genk and others, Limburg artist Koen Vanmechelen is creating a fascinating ‘mix of life’ in a bid to establish a new and more sustainable balance between man and nature, a place where biological and cultural diversity can flourish.

Known as LABIOMISTA Vanmechelen created a garden of order and chaos, ...

MECHELEN - A HIDDEN GEM

The Besloten Hofjes are the absolute highlights ofthe Collection of Heritage in Mechelen. These 16th-century altarpieces made by the nuns have been registered as Flemish Masterpieces since 2011. The sisters meticulously created their so-called 'courtyards' with representations of an ideal, spiritual and paradise-like world. The Besloten Hofjes are stored in the beautiful Renaissance City Palace in Mechelen 'Hof ...

AXEL VERVOORDT - DESIGN GURU

The Axel Vervoordt Company is active in the fields of art and interiors & design. From the start, it's always been a family-led business — Axel, May, and their sons Boris and Dick are active in the daily operations with a team of about 100 collaborators.The Company and Axel Vervoordt Gallery are located at a site known ...

ANTWERP - FASHION CAPITAL

The city boasts one of the world's oldest academies and one of the most renowned fashion colleges. Many alumni from the Antwerp Fashion Department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts belong to the top of the international fashion scene. The academy came to fame with the Big Six - with for example Dries Van ...

BELGIUM FOOTBALL CENTER

Thank you Red Devils - That was fun!

What a fantastic World Cup it was! Come for a personalized sports camp at the Red Devils Headquarters: 4* hotel, rental of facilities and equipment, coaching and video analysis, catering & laundry service, tours & excursions ... The Belgian Football Center & Brilliant Ideas offer solutions adapted to the specific needs ...

BAROQUE IN ANTWERP

Find out everything there is to know about Peter Paul Rubens and his baroque, cultural legacy during "Antwerp Baroque 2018. Rubens inspires". You can discover and experience first-hand why Rubens was and is still regarded one of the most influential artists ever and is called Antwerp's most famous inhabitant! 

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BELGIUM - LET'S GO FOR A VESPA RIDE

The Limburg , the North-East region of Belgium, is the greenest of Flanders’ provinces, a  region with surprising landscapes, remarkable cultural heritage & museums as well as sophisticated gastronomy. With your Vespa, follow the footsteps of Ambiorix, the prince of the Eburones, who became famous because of his resistance against Julius Caesar. Along the way, explore national ...

CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR ATMOSPHERE

Discover the seasonal magic over Christmas & New Year in Belgium and The Netherlands.

Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp, Liège, Ghent but also country side villages set a happy effervescence with a magnificent Christmas tree, ice-skating rink, and wooden chalets offering Christmas presents, great winter food and hot spicy wine to drive away the cold and warm ...

FLOWER POWER - 10N EXAMPLE ITINERARY

Spring is a fantastic season to travel in the Benelux. It will cheer you right up after winter!  When the tulip bulbs are blooming in the Netherlands, this may well be the most colorful region in the world. In Belgium, flowers is a big thing too especially at the Hallerbos and its magnificent purple carpet of bluebells. Of ...

OLD MASTERS - 10N - SAMPLE ITINERARY

At the pinnacle of artistic invention from the middle ages onwards, Holland and Flanders were the inspiration behind the famous art movements of the time: primitive, renaissance and baroque. For a period of some 250 years, it was the place to meet and experience some of the most admired artists in Western Europe. Rembrandt, Vermeer, Van Eyck, Bruegel, Rubens and ...

THE CARNIVAL OF BINCHE

The Carnival of Binche is a living and exceptional heritage, a popular, human and social event, recognized as a “Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity” by UNESCO. During a few months, the inhabitants and the City prepare their Carnival, in a real communion, with the strong commitment from the family and carnival societies. The ...

BON VIVEUR?

While foodies flock to Paris and London, those in the know are sneaking off to the Benelux. Did you know that Belgium has a total of 139 stars at the Michelin Guide 2019, which makes the country one of the most Michelin-starred tables in the world?

Belgium is still too much identified with waffles, chocolate, fries & beer. But <...

CUTTING-EDGE CONTEMPORARY ART

With iconic Masters such as Jan van Eyck, Breughel, Rubens, Rembrandt, and Magritte – just to name a few - it is no surprise that the Benelux has some of the finest museums and art galleries. In Amsterdam, the Modern Contemporary Museum (MOCO) opened its doors last year and Belgium is also punching above its weight in contemporary art. ...

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