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Address: Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Phone Number: 00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Shopping
Description: Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the...
Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.
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Remarkable place in Brussels , special things can be found .Begium souvineurs and wounderful collections .

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

Remarkable place in Brussels , special things can be found .Begium souvineurs and wounderful collections .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

Grand place is awe-inspiring when you first take a step inside. The huge beautiful buildings on all sides, the scores of people taking selfies, street performers - it's definitely a sight to behold and an ideal place for people-watching. However, we found that was all there was to it. We went to the Brussels Museum, which was in one of... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

Grand Place is unmissable if you are planning to visit Brussels. All of the main attractions are close by. Make sure you check it out at night when the architecture looks even more sensational. Numerous places to grab a drink or something to eat and simply enjoy the atmosphere.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

The Grand-Place is just that - Grand! - the architecture surrounding the square makes it one of the most interesting squares of all the European capital cities - well worth a visit for the wonderful bars, cafes and shops.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

We went to Grand Place twice. First time around 9AM on Friday morning and then we came back around 6PM Saturday night. The experiences were completely different. While most places weren't even open at 9AM, the place was "happening" at night. You definitely have to try a Liege waffle which are everywhere for 1 euro. The Brussel waffles are usually... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

If in Brussels, Grand Place is a must visit. Flanked on all sides by historical building, you get the perfect 360 degree view. There are loads of restaurants, shops, waffle eatries around this area. Also you can see some professional artists sketching the structures right in the middle of the Grand Place.There are lot of Greek eatries around the place,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

Absolutely stunning square in central Brussels. You can see why it's so iconic. Gorgeous buildings around a central, busy square. It's very touristy, but worth spending an hour taking it all in (and taking lots of pictures). Beautiful former guildhouses packed together in majestic Medieval style. The square includes the Hotel de Ville and the Maison du Roi. Take lots... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

Beautiful sights right in the centre of the city. Fantastic architecture and lovely designs. Not to be missed.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

This square is a must for any traveller to Brussels. The architecture is spectacular and not to be bettered anywhere in Europe. We also visited it at night and were knocked out at how all the buildings were individually lighted.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

On a Nice sunny day, it's amazing to just walk around this area. Grab a Kwak or Two or maybe a coffee or a waffle or some frites!(never ending list) from the number of cafe/pubs in the areas and sit and watch the busy tourists scuttle by and just soak in the beauty of the area!

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