Activities and places to visit as an expat in Brussels
Places and services for expats
As a highly multicultural city, Brussels is happy to welcome newcomers. Students, workers, tourists, businesspeople, you may find here what you are looking for :
- good restaurants and parks to hang out with friends;
- swimming pools and fitness clubs to stay fit and healthy;
- hotels and rooms for the duration of your trip.
Whether you're staying or just passing by Brussels, do not hesitate to benefit from all the nice locations the city has to offer. This website focus on helping expats to find the place or the service they need and, maybe, meet the locals or other foreigners.
Nice swimming pools in the city
If you are looking for a nice spot where to swim, check our selection. Whether you are a competitor, an amateur or a fan of classes (aquabike, synchronized swimming, etc.), you will find a center that suits you.
Men’s style boutiques
Do you need a new jacket for winter or a nice pair of shorts for summer? This section introduces you some of the most refined shops for men in Brussels. Find here your favourite brands.
A new home thanks to your estate agent
Are you a new expat in the city? Whether you decided to settle in Brussels or are staying for a few years, you will need a home. A real estate expert can help you to find the good location and a house or an apartment that meets your requirements.
Shopping for women
You have just settled in and you are looking for nice stores to find clothes? Discover our selection of trendy shops welcoming expats in Brussels! They display lots of famous brands, and the sales assistants will give you precious advice.
Get in shape!
Here is a selection of the best sport clubs in Brussels with English speaking personnel. They offer group classes, fitness equipment, personal trainers, spa…
Take care of your garden
Do you want to plant flowerbeds, bushes or shrubs ? On this page, you will find a series of stores where you can buy seeds, fertilizers and other kind of products needed to arrange your green spaces.
International schools in Brussels
In order to give to your child the best education, discover the most renown international schools of Brussels. Benefit from a learning system in several languages and programs that give access to major universities.
Gastronomy in town
Find the best quality restaurants in town where you can enjoy delicious meals. This list present you well-known eating places acknowledged for their fresh and refined menus.
Pool maintenance and construction
You have your own pool or you want to build one? Discover some of the best builders working in Brussels. They provide you a full service from the digging to the maintenance so that you benefit from a clean infrastructure.
Fly towards a new destination
Make the most of your holidays thanks to this selection of travel agencies. The employees help you organize your entire trip according to your preferences.
Cleaning services in Brussels
If you don't have the time or the possibility to do the housekeeping, find here a list of agencies. They provide a domestic help via the system of service voucher so that your house will always be clean and tidy.
Green spaces in the city
Brussels is one of the greenest capitals with lots of parks and playgrounds where you can have a walk, discover urban wildlife and have fun with your children. Discover the selection of cool places located in the city and its suburbs.
Choose your hotel!
If you have to spend a few days in Brussels for a business trip or with your family, you need to find a nice place to stay. Discover here the best quality hotels in town, fully equipped and well located.
Some moving companies
Not as simple as a move in the same country, the organisation when you are going abroad is much more difficult. If you are settling in the capital of Europe, get the help of professionnal movers that offer a quality service. They are used to national and international moves.
Take care of your beauty and wellness
Life in the city can be exhausting. That is the reason why it is important to take your time and relax in one of those wellness centres. They provide you several types of massage as well as beauty cares.
Stay in an aparthotel!
Would you like to find a place to stay for a few days or weeks in Brussels and benefit from the comfort of your home? Several buildings with all the needed furniture and equipment welcome you.