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Outdoor Gym
“Very nice park in the south of Brussels, with the possibility to go to a restaurant (Chalet Robinson) located on an island. You have to take a wood boat to get there, and the food is delicious. My recommandation n1 is the brunch on Sunday with a walk in the park, it is totally with it! ”
  • 184 locals recommend
Museum
“Never see in reality. And it's a pity! A great artist and you can enter in his house. But be careful with the stairs! You'll understand if you go:)”
  • 135 locals recommend
Bar
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“An Ixelles classic, this is a popular spot for locals and is known for being a trendy place with an amazing and vast terrace. At Belga (as it’s known), you will find the right atmosphere for all your needs: a space to work or a place to host an evening with friends. Good music and top-quality service create an atmosphere where everybody wants to go, whether it be morning, noon or night.”
  • 173 locals recommend
Friterie
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“Flagey culturel centre has a nice concert agenda, you can get low prices tickets at their shop. The architecture Moderniste of the building worth the visit. Geting around : Livening neighbour. Bars et restos, theatre, cultural offer, ponds and naturee, WE street market... For all at any time this point is the fulcral point of the life in Ixelles.”
  • 153 locals recommend
Medical Center
“Avenue Louise is one of the main shopping area of Brussels. One side of the Avenue Louise is considered as Brussels' Champs-Elysées, where most of the posh boutiques and the great names of international fashion can be found. On the other side in the galleries, you will find more affordable shops (Zara, H&M, Apple Store...) Avenue Louise is one of Brussels longest streets.The upper section is where all the shops are ”
  • 86 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“The nearest Cinema ! 20 min walk from the flat or 7 min in TRAM (stop at Louise)”
  • 33 locals recommend
Courthouse
“The Palace of Justice (French: Palais de Justice) or Law Courts of Brussels is the most important court building in Belgium and the largest courthouse in the world. It was built between 1866 and 1883 in the eclectic style by the celebrated architect Joseph Poelaert. The total cost of the construction, land and furnishings was somewhere in the region of 45 million Belgian francs. It is reputed to be the largest building constructed in the 19th century. It is a notable landmark of Brussels.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Plaza
“outdoor market every wednesday. It's packet around 18h with people drinking and eating outoors. ”
  • 106 locals recommend
Friterie
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“According to food critics you will find Belgium´s best french fries right here !”
  • 86 locals recommend
Plaza
“choice of different world kitchens from Argentinian via Italian and Greek to French and typical Belgian cuisine. Chez Antoine is known for the best fries in the world and all bars around it accept that you bring your frites/fries/snack and buy the dring/beer from them.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Hotel
“European parliament : really interesting architecture in a pleasant quarter”
  • 51 locals recommend
Bar
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“Charming little bar to meet friends for brunch, lunch and drinks in the evening. This place nicely reflects the multicultural and brusseleir spirit of the neighbourhood of Saint-Gilles.Nice choice of natural wines. ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Plaza
“- Most beautiful spot for taking Panorama photo - The huge palace of justice just next to it”
  • 54 locals recommend
Plaza
“ Public bus transport node; Citybike one-off hires available; Taxi rank; Train station - easy day trips to elsewhere in Belgium (e.g. Antwerp, Bruges, Ghent, Machelen, Namur)”
  • 44 locals recommend
Park
“My favorite park in Brussels. It's smaller than the other one but it's also way more cute, romantic and everything. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Museum
“Part of the Cinquantenaire Museum collection: A must see if you are into cars !”
  • 21 locals recommend