Europe & international

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European Union

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.







  • Manneken-Pis honors Serbia

    Manneken-Pis honors Serbia

    On 15 February 2016, from 9 am to 4 pm, Manneken-Pis will dress as a Serbian.

    Manneken-Pis, the symbol of Brussels folklore, gets a costume at major events. On 15 February he celebrates the national holiday of Serbia.

  • Manneken-Pis honors Dominican Republic

    Manneken-Pis honors Dominican Republic

    On 27 February 2016, from 9 am to 4 pm, Manneken-Pis wears his costume of the Dominican Republic.