Europe & international
European capital, international city, Brussels is also visited by numerous tourists all year long.
The territory of the City of Brussels is home to the seats of the most important European institutions (European Commission and Council of the European Union). International institutions and companies are also located in Brussels.
Brussels is also an international city. The history of the city, its architectural heritage, its cultural life, its shops and restaurants attract tourists of many countries.
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The 14th edition of the bilingual guide 'Expats in Brussels' (English and French) contains advice and addresses to promote integration in Brussels. It is also available as an Expats in Brussels App for smartphone.
On Saturday 30 August 2014, an extraordinary meeting of the Heads of state and Government of the European Union will be held in Brussels in the buildings of the Council of the European Union, at the Rue de la Loi. A safety zone will be set up. Only authorized persons can enter this zone on foot.
From 6 June to 13 July and from 5 to 24 August 2014 at De Markten.
On 24 August 2014, from 9 am to 6 pm, Manneken-Pis wears the costume of the prince of Kievan Rus (11th-12th century).
From 30 March to 4 April 2015 at the KVS.
Demand of a pass for the Car Free Sunday
A pass for the Car Free Sunday of 21 September 2014 can be delivered to persons who make the demand. Attention, this demand of dispensation must be duly motivated.