Useful links

Useful links

Informations pratiques, transports, restaurants, logements, ... vous trouverez ici toutes les informations utiles votre séjour (court terme ou long terme) à Bruxelles.

  • agenda.be

    The official website for complete up-to-date information about Brussels’ cultural offerings.
    http://www.agenda.be
    www.facebook.com/pages/Agendabe/108670952541372

    Brussels Life.be

    Brusselslife.be is an online media source providing a thorough event and cultural agenda in Brussels. Through their different media outlets, BrusselsLife provides tourists and Brussels natives with the best places to go, events to attend, parties and cultural happenings, restaurants and much more: check out their trilingual website, sign up for the weekly newsletter or follow them on social media (Facebook, Twitter and many others) to get the very latest info about everything that is happening in the capital.
    http://www.brusselslife.be
    https://www.facebook.com/brusselslife

    Yelp

    Yelp is the best way to find great (and less great) local businesses. People use Yelp to search for everything from the city's tastiest burger to the most renowned cardiologist.
    http://en.yelp.be/
    https://www.facebook.com/yelpbrussels

    CityPlug.be

    Just like Yelp, Cityplug provides information about places, shops and services in Brussels. Reviews about a plethora of addresses such as restaurants, bars, services, to help you to discover Brussels.
    http://www.cityplug.be

    Spotted by Locals

    Experience cities like a local! Brussels city guide with always up-to-date & local insider tips!
    www.spottedbylocals.com/brussels

    Agenda Magazine.blog

    Here you will find all the articles from the paper magazine AGENDA about Brussels’ cultural actuality, as well as extra, wee films, audio excerpts, exclusive online reports and a look back at adventures in the city, about films, music, theatre, dance, exhibitions, shops, restaurants, cafes...
    www.agendamagazine.be
    www.facebook.com/AGENDAmagazine

    Brussels’ Nightlife: Sortir à Bruxelles - Uitgaan in Brussel

    The nightlife calendar of the alternative scene of Brussels
    https://www.facebook.com/SORTIRaBruxelles.UITGAANinBrussel

    NECA

    Get the latest news about contemporary art in Brussels! Keep up to date about exhibitions, gallery openings and more. Subscribe to the weekly NECA (New Exhibitions of Contemporary Art) newsletter on www.neca.be !

    See You There

    See you there is an independent blogzine seeking out the best of what Belgium has to offer, always on the lookout for new places, interesting people and things to do within the Belgian borders. They will keep you updated about what's going on, giving you first-hand insight into the country's buzzing art, music and nightlife scenes.
    www.seeyouthere.be
    www.facebook.com/7daysinbelgium

    KOMALIBXL

    "KOMALIBXL is a personal blog about living in the city of Brussels. Here you can read articles and see pictures about exhibitions, museums, music events, restaurants, pubs and the best places for shopping. Besides useful information, you get to see a glimpse of the author’s personal life."
    www.komalibxl.com / www.facebook.com/komalibxl/?fref=ts

    I’m not on the Guest List

    The alternative Brussels agenda, selected and written by Yelyam
    http://imnotontheguestlist.wordpress.com

    Brussels By Night

    A Facebook page that gives you, thanks to its very well-made daily calendar system, a complete overview of gigs and parties taking place in Brussels, so we won’t accept the excuse that you didn’t know where to go out.
    www.facebook.com/Brussels-by-Night-367690369925683/?fref=ts

    Non Peut-être

    Why 6 if you have 5? Choosing is losing and we don’t like to lose right? So 5 tips to sort out what you are looking for. Could be anything. It’s fun! Check it out.
    www.facebook.com/brussels.nonpeutetre

    Brussels Gardens

    Looking for green places in Brussels? Well there you go with this handy free downloadable app!
    http://www.brussels-gardens.be

    The Bulletin

    The Bulletin is an English-language web magazine published in Brussels, Belgium. Its readers include the large expatriate community of the European Union's capital.
    www.thebulletin.be
    www.facebook.com/thebulletinmagazine

    Brussels Art Walks

    Every Thursday and Saturday, Brussels Art Walk proposes different themes of tours guided by an art expert, art historian or art critic. These tours aim at introducing you to the making of contemporary art and to provide you with tools and information to contextualize art today from the perspective of art history. You would also have the chance to meet the artists and gallery owners. You will find out that Brussels is fun and has a lot of artistic activities to offer! www.initiartmagazine.com/BrusselsArtWalk.php ( http://vimeo.com/66995368 )

    Bruxelles ma Belle

    Discover Brussels musically! This city hosts many artists! Famous and up-and-coming musicians visit the city before or/and after their gig. What the team of The Bruxelles Ma Belle aims to do is to catch and record them off the stage, on an unusual spot! Discover places in Brussels through artists and artists through places.
    www.bruxellesmabelle.net
    www.facebook.com/bruxellesmabellemusicvideos

    Shop in Brussels

    The website www.shopinbrussels.be, created by Atrium, includes 10.000 shops implanted on the territory of the Brussels Region. This new promotion tool for shopping is accessible free of charge, both for customers and shopkeepers. Shop in Brussels allows the Internet users, tourists or visitors to discover stores by subject, district, and name. The shopkeepers are classified among 170 categories and 11 themes.
    www.shopinbrussels.be

    Brussels Kitchen

    Belgian blog for food hotspots. Restaurants, wine bars, tea rooms, markets, organic eateries, etc in Brussels. Gorgeous places for the eyes, amazing food for the taste, and new experiences just for pleasure. Culinary events & experiences. Charming hotels and rooms in Brussels.
    www.brusselskitchen.com

    Meet Up

    Meetup is the world's largest network of self-organized clubs and community groups. We make it easy for anyone to organize their own local group, or find one of the thousands already meeting face-to-face to help its members better pursue hobbies, advance causes, network with peers, get health support, or just arrange a friendly playgroup for their kids. Here you can meet for example: Brussels Swimmers, Dancing Tango in Brussels, Brussels Beer Club, Yoga classes, Language Meetup and so on!
    www.meetup.com

    The Walk

    What : Independent Art Agenda
    Info: www.thewalk.be - www.facebook.com/thewalkagenda?fref=ts

    Cares Deeply

    Cares Deeply offers you a qualitative selection of democratic festivities in and around Brussels.
    www.caresdeeply.be

  • Expats

    Have you just moved to Brussels and aren’t sure where to start? Here are some useful links to help you with the administrative processes, and give you information on cultural activities, expat media and how best to discover Brussels, your new home.

    I’ve just got here, I want to discover Brussels

    Living in Brussels

    • The Brussels-Capital Region’s trilingual website: www.bebrussels.be  
    • A guide for expats in Brussels: www.expatsinbrussels.be 
    • The Expat Welcome Desk provides free and multilingual welcome services and help with administrative procedures for all who come to Brussels to work: www.commissioner.brussels
    • Every month, visit.brussels’ ‘be expat .be brussels’ newsletter gathers together useful addresses, upcoming cultural events and everything that’s new in Brussels: be expat.be brussels – sign up here
    • The ‘be expat .be brussels’ Facebook group

    Expat media

    There’s a whole host of expat media available to keep all of Brussels’ expats up to date with all the latest political, cultural, economic and social news.

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