Brussels, officially called City of Brussels which is used to avoid confusion between the city/municipality and region. It is the biggest and Capital of Belgium and also the main Administrative headquarter of the EEC (European Economic Community). Also, Brussels is the Brussels region, Flamenca region and Flamenca&Frech capital. As Capital of Belgium, its Government and Parlament operate in this city. Moreover, its Kingdom with the king "Felipe of Belgium" and its royal family live here in the Laeken Castle. The population of the city is about 170.000 inhabitants living in around 32km2. This city was chosen as headquarter of the EEC just because its closeness with many other important Capitals of Europe, like: Amsterdam (173km), Paris (264kms), London (320kms), Geneva (534kms) and Berlin (651kms). Regardng its administrative management, there are three divisions of all Brussels: 1) City/municipality of Brussels, 2) Brussels Capital Region with 19 districts/municipalities with almost 1 Million of people as population. 3) Brussels Capital District which is all the Brussels area which has more than 11 Millions of people in all of its region (included the three divisions mentioned above). Brussels is reached by several airports close to, like: AMS Amsterdam Airport, BRU Brussels International Airport, CRL Brussels Charleroi Airport, LUX Luxemburg Airport and RTM Rotterdam Airport. So, this city is so easy to reach from different countries/cities being almost in the middle of Europe.
Brussels Useful Information:
Country code: +32 - Area code: 02 - Zip codes: 1000 to 1130.
Official languages: French, Dutch and German
Police Station: +32 2 279 79 79.
European Hospital and Health Care Federation (HOPE): +32 2 742 13 20.
Brussels, a beatiful and multilingual city. Its people usually speak three official languages: Frenc, Dutch and German depending the areo of living. It is placed very close to many other capital cities of Europe. Without any doubt, you have to choose this place when planning your next European Travel. It is situated between the top 15 cities to visit around the world. It has many activities and attractions to see and enjoy. One important reason is just because it is the headquarter of the European Union. Many important and relevant people (Presidents, Politicians like Ministers and Senators, Economists, etc.) arrive every year to this city to have worldwide and European meetings and events. Imagine! If you have already decide to come to Brussels, do not miss to visit: The Big Square, Old England Building, Cinquantenaire Museum, Notre Dam du Sablon Church, Costume et de la Dentelle Museum, Sciences Naturelles Museum, Music Village, St Gilles Town Hall, Royal de Toone Theatre, Place du Jeu-de-Balle Market, St. Huber Galeries, San Miguel and Santa Gúdula Cathedral, Musical Instruments Museum, Serres Loyales de Laeken, Train Station World, Army and Militar Museum, Royal Museum of fine Arts, Renee Magritte Museum, Parlamentarium (place for EEC meetings), Du Petit Sablon Garden, Atomium, Autoworld, Horta Museum, Monts des Arts with nice views and many more. The best way to reach this city from the BRU Brussels Interantional Airport (or others close to) is booking an airport transfer which will take to your accommodation very easy and relax. Come and visit our website to find out, compare and choose your best airport transfer choice everywhere!
Private airport transfer from Brussels Int. Airport to Brussels City for 3 people and 3 suitcases, Meet&Greet Included. One way. Journey time 30 min.
Private airport transfer from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels City for 3 people and 3 suitcases, Meet&Greet Included. One way. Journey time 120 min.
Private airport transfer from Luxemburg Airport to Brussels City for 3 people and 3 suitcases, Meet&Greet Included. One way. Journey time 160 min.
Private airport transfer from Rotterdam Airport to Brussels City for 4 people and 4 suitcases, Meet&Greet Included. One way. Journey time 140 min.