Great Market Square - Antwerpen
Graslei - Ghent
Congres & Spa Hotel Mons
The city of Bruges
Castle of the Counts - Ghent
Hotel Selys Liège
Hotel in Belgium
In North-western Europe lies the country of Belgium. The sovereign state has a lot to offer. Discover the beauty of cities like Antwerp, Bruges and Ghent and eat typical Belgian foods like waffles and fries. Belgium has a rich history of art and culture and has many museums for you to immerse yourself with the work of famous Belgian artists. A hotel in Belgium is a perfect way to discover this beautiful country in ultimate comfort. Want to know what to do in Belgium? This guide will help you to explore the country of chocolate and beer!
Back to the Middle Ages in Ghent
Ghent lies in the west of Belgium. Even though the city is medieval and full of history and culture, Ghent is also a lively student city with cosy bars and long shopping streets. One of the most striking sights in Ghent is Gravensteen. This medieval fortress is located in the middle of the city. There are several exhibitions with old weapons, from the roof you have a great view, and two museums are established in the fortress. Don't forget to take a stroll around the city centre of Ghent: prominent churches and cathedrals adorn the centre and historic houses make for beautiful streets. Sleep at Van der Valk Hotel Gent to enjoy full comfort while staying overnight in a great hotel in Belgium.
Antwerp: the city of food, fashion and specialty beers
Antwerp is the ultimate city for foodies. You should definitely take plenty of time for all the culinary things this city has to offer: dive into one of the many chocolate shops, taste so-called 'Antwerpse handjes' (classic butter biscuits with almonds), order a 'Bolleke' and feast on a bag of Flemish fries. In addition to the wide range of food in Antwerp, there are also many sights in this city that are worth a visit. Take a stroll around the narrow streets of the historic centre of Antwerp with its centuries-old houses. In this district you will also find the Grote Markt, the heart of the city. The 'Onze-Lieve-Vrouwen' Cathedral is the other attraction of the old town, an imposing Gothic cathedral with a tower of 123 meters high. Make your visit to Antwerp complete with an overnight stay in Van der Valk Hotel Antwerpen, a four-star hotel in Belgium.
Worth a visit
Besides Antwerp and Ghent, there are more cities and hotels in Belgium that are definitely worth a visit. Stay at Van der Valk Hotel Brugge-Oostkamp and sleep in the former Cruydenhove castle. Unwind completely in the spa of Van der Valk Congres & Spa Hotel Mons. Liège is also a beautiful city to visit. Complete your visit to this city with a stay at Van der Valk Hotel Sélys Liège.
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