Our favorite links

Official Brussels Capital Region Site

  • The official website of the Brussels Capital Region authority: be.brussels (Nl, Fr, En)


  • Arrivals, departures, practical information, etc... online: www.brusselsairport.be (En, Fr, Du)
  • The Belgian airlines site: www.brussels-airlines.com (En, Fr, Du)
  • Belgian Railways: travelling formulas, practical info, stations list, train tickets,...: www.b-rail.be (En, Fr, Du, Ge)
  • Eurostar is the high-speed passenger train linking London, Paris and Brussels. Use this web site to plan your journey and book your ticket: www.eurostar.com (En, Fr, Du)
  • The Chunnel (Channel Tunnel connecting the UK to the European mainland) website: bookings, freights, and much more: www.eurotunnel.com (En, Fr)
  • Brussels tram, bus and metro company. Time tables, lines and services, subway stations, ...: www.stib.irisnet.be (Fr, Du)
  • The Thalys internet site: Thalys, the fast train, speeds you right across Northwest Europe. Thalys embodies the most modern technological advances, and links Northwest Europe's major cities, centre to centre, in unbeatable times: www.thalys.be (En, Fr, Du, Ge)

Restaurants, nightlife, events, ...

  • Website of the Brussels Art Foundation. Information about cultural events in Brussels: agenda.brussels (Fr, Du)
  • www.resto.be (En, Fr, Du)
  • Website of the Confederation of Belgian Breweries. The Brewery Museum is situated at the Grand' Place: www.beerparadise.be (En, Fr, Du)


  • The guide Expats in Brussels: https://expatsinbrussels.be
  • De Expat Welcome Desk verzorgt een gratis en meertalig onthaal en administratieve dienstverlening voor iedereen die naar Brussel komt werken in dienst van of in verband met de Europese en internationale instellingen: www.commissioner.brussels


Miscellaneous (business & others)

Professional Associations (Meeting, Travel & Events)

  • ABITO is the Association of the officially licenced and bonded DMC (Destination Management Companies) and Incoming Tour Operators of Belgium: www.abito.net (En)
  • Association of Communication Event Agencies: www.acea.net (Fr, Du)
  • BAPCO stands for 'Belgian Association of Professional Conference Organisers'. It is a not-for-profit association representing its members in institutional, legal, ethical and associative matters: www.bapco.be (En)
  • The Society of Incentive & Travel Executives is a professional society dedicated to the recognition and development of motivational and performance improvement strategies of which travel is a key component: www.sitebelux.org (En)
  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the world's largest association of meeting professionals. Its purpose is to serve the diverse needs of its membership by providing educational and leadership opportunities, promoting the development of business relationships, supporting industry partnerships and demonstrating commitment to excellence in meetings: www.mpiweb.be (En)
  • Febelux,Federation of Fairs and Exhibitions in Belgium and the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg You will find on their site the most up to date calender of fairs and exhibitions held in Belgium and in the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg: www.exhibitions.be (Fr, Du, En)

The tourism & convention sites of the Flanders and the Walloon regions, including references to Brussels

  • Meeting in the Ardennes and the rest of Wallonia: www.meeting.opt.be (En, Fr, Du, Ge, It, Sp)
  • The Flanders-Brussels convention bureau site: www.meetingpoint.be (En, Fr, Du, Ge)
  • Tourism in the Ardennes and Wallonia as a whole: www.opt.be (En, Fr, Du, Ge, It, Sp)
  • Art cities, the Flemish Coast, Green Flanders ... and, as everyone knows, Brussels is also the capital of the Flanders federal region: www.toerismevlaanderen.be (En, Fr, Du, Ge, It, Sp)