What do you know about Brussels? You’re probably aware that it’s the capital of both Belgium and the European Union. I’m sure you’ve heard about the city’s famous foods, including frites, waffles, and chocolate. But beyond these facts, it’s an international city rich in history and culture, famous Art Nouveau architecture, museums with fine art, and acres of green space.
While most zip through Brussels on their way to France or Amsterdam, I argue that Brussels is worth a 2-3 day stopover. Here are a few ideas that take you deeper into the city’s must visit attractions.