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									  Grand Place
Brussels, Belgium
   Lance Hawley
    200302463
Background
One of the most
beautiful town squares
in Europe, if not in the
world, is a phrase
often heard when
visitors in Brussels try
to describe the beauty
of the central market
square.
Background cont’d…
               Grand Place is considered
               a heritage site because
               through the nature and
               quality of its architecture
               and of its outstanding
               quality as a public open
               space, it illustrates the
               exceptional evolution and
               achievements of a highly
               successful mercantile city
               of northern Europe at the
               height of its prosperity.
Flights
 Any return flight
 from Halifax to
 Brussels, Belgium
 will cost between
 2000 and 2500
 dollars flying With
 Air Canada.
Accommodations
                 Renaissance
                 Brussels Hotel
                 provides 5 star
                 service for $200 a
                 night
                 set in the European
                 quarter of Brussels.
Accommodations cont’d…
 NH Grand Place
 Arenberg Hotel is
 located just 300 meters
 from the famous Grand
 Place. The airport and
 railway station are 15
 kilometers away from
 the hotel. The cost for
 one night at this hotel is
 approximately $125
 Canadian per night.
Currency


           1 Canadian Dollar
                   =
              0.7150 Euro
Museum of Ancient Art
                        Contains a large
                        collection of ancient
                        art, sculptures and
                        paintings spanning
                        from the 15th to the
                        18th century. The
                        majority of the
                        collection was seized
                        during the
                        revolutionary period.
Théâtre National
 The most prominent
 French language
 theatre in Brussels,
 just moved to a new
 location and
 renovated. Visit here
 for always entertaining
 productions.
Nightlife
            Grand Place is laced
            with trendy bars and
            clubs.
            Disco bars are very
            popular in the area as
            well.
Climate Guide
 Best: May-Sept,
 though the weather is
 notoriously erratic.
 Worst: Nov-March.
 Short daylight hours,
 cold and grey, but
 floodlighting and
 hyper-beers will
 enlighten midnight
 minds.
The End

								
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