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Picturesque

A lovely atmospheric place to visit in central Brussels with wonderful gothic architecture. A must... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alexander J
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Bath, United Kingdom
via mobile
City Wall segments in the Lower Town of Brussels

One of the interesting things we found within the Lower Town were two segments of the original... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BradJill
,
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely atmospheric place to visit in central Brussels with wonderful gothic architecture. A must visit.

Thank Alexander J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the interesting things we found within the Lower Town were two segments of the original First Wall which served as the city fortifications during the 13th century. As the city expanded beyond the First Wall, a Second Wall was constructed from the middle...More

Thank BradJill
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

A great area of the city which feels very atmospheric. Plenty of interesting sites to see and lots of shops to visit.

Thank David C
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

It's incredible being here with the massive Xmas tree. The building re well maintained and each one has it's own bit of history. There's various food shops around which are a must. Would highly recommend going here.

Thank Erik I
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

For us this is the best place to stay when visiting Brussels, cheap eateries everywhere (our fave are the kepap shops). So much to see and do, all fairly close together. And very walking friendly.

Thank JnVSydney
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A lot of the big monuments on one square. Incredible view from every point. Amazed by the size. Wear comfy shoes, painful to walk on the uneven stones.

Thank monkeychi80
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is generally the city centre with the Gran Place as the main tourist attraction. You can't miss it while visiting.

Thank Janulik
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Lower town is the heart of the action. This is where the lively melting pot of all tourists from around the world mix and mingle and must hang out or at least pass through as long as they are im Brussels. Just around the corner...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The Lower Town is basically the centre of Brussels radiating out from Grand Place ( Grote Markt ) in all directions and is a really fascinating area of Brussels that is most certainly considered the main tourist area of Brussels. Starting at the Grand Place...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

The lower town is a strange way to indicate the real centre of Brussels where the river The Zenne still flows under our feet...

Thank Rafael J
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