Activities and places to visit as an expat in Brussels

Places and services for expats

This is no secret: Brussels is a multicultural city, welcoming people from every part of the globe. If it may seem quite small in comparison with other capital cities, but Brussels doesn't lack from nice places to visit and where you can relax. This webpage focus on helping expats and newcomers to find the location they need whether it is for practicing sport, shopping, or hotels for just a few days.

Women's fashion

woman doing shopping
Just settled in and looking for places to shop? Discover our luxurious stores welcoming expats in Brussels! They display lots of famous brands and give you precious advice, so you can find the perfect dress or shirt for your evening out, or for your job interview.

Men’s style boutiques

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.

Gastronomy in town

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.

Fun and fresh air

Fun and fresh air
Looking for a park or playground to spend time with your children? We have established a selection of places in Brussels that are perfect for some fun or relaxing moments.

Nice swimming pools in the city

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.

Best international schools

Best international schools
Your children deserve the best education so we have listed the renowned international schools of Brussels. Have a look on it.

Take care of your beauty and wellness

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.

Removal companies

 Removal companies
If you just found the perfect house or apartment or are now ready to move from your parent's home, you may need some help to transport all your goods. Find a list of experts in this field who offer a quality service.

Get in shape!

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…

Cleaning services in Brussels

Cleaning services in Brussels
Need to find some help in order to keep your house clean? Discover the selection of cleaning companies we have created.

Take care of your garden

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.

Pool maintenance and construction

 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

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.

Find your estate agent

Find your estate agent
If you decided to settle in Brussels once and for all, you may be looking for the perfect place for you and your family. Visit one of these agencies and get the help of a real estate expert who will select some houses and apartments for you.

Aparthotels

Aparthotels
Need a place to stay while you're in Brussels for business ? Discover these beautiful and convenient aparthotels you can rent for a few days, weeks or even months. They even take care of you and offer you great services, like housekeeping or laundry service.

A place to stay

A place to stay
You plan a business trip and you need to find a hotel in Brussels? You want to discover the city and find a well located accommodation? Find here some of the best quality hotels of the city.

Enjoy Brussels as an expat

Home for more than 200,000 expats, Brussels welcomes a various number of people coming from all around the globe, making this city one of the most multicultural in the world. More than 40,000 of them are working in the international institutions that have their seat in the capital city of Belgium. This presence has created a room for a new market. That is the reason why you can find some new services which meet this special demand: discoveries in the capital, meeting between expats, sport classes and beauty treatments in English, and so on.

If you have just arrived in the capital city of Belgium, you still have so many things to discover. Whether you are here for a few months or you have decided to settle once and for all, this website aims to present you places to visit, where to go out with your friends and colleagues, where to shop as well as nice restaurants where to taste the local gastronomy.

A new country doesn't mean you have to give up your habits. So if you want to stay fit, we have a list of swimming pools and fitness clubs in your area. This is also a good way to meet new people. If you'd rather run, you'll find a series of nice parks in your neighbourhood. If your hobby is gardening, you may need good addresses where to find your tools, seeds and plants.

Make yourself at home! Literally.  If the stay is supposed to last, you may be interested in buying a house, contact your own estate agent; he will help you find the perfect place whether you want to buy it or rent it. When you have finally found it, you can benefit from the help of a housekeeper. Whether you want to follow the last trends or find the perfect suit or outfit for office days, have a look to the selection of clothes boutiques in your neighbourhood.