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Address: Brussels, Belgium

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#1 Attraction Brussels, before Grand Place - Magnificent Art Nouveau Houses

Victor Horta’s art nouveau houses. I really love the Horta houses in art nouveau style. You find them all over the city. Here in Saint Gilles for instance, in the Rue Defacqz... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2016
Brussels, Belgium
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Victor Horta’s art nouveau houses. I really love the Horta houses in art nouveau style. You find them all over the city. Here in Saint Gilles for instance, in the Rue Defacqz there is a beautiful hotel, Hôtel Ciamberlani, then there’s the Horta Museum in the Amerikaansestraat … There are Horta tours and a tour bus passes here, but Brussels... More 

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Naantali, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

We decided to stop to a nearby Market Place. We bought some delicacies there and then had a short walk in this beautiful area. It was nice to have a little picnic while watching swans and geese.

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Aurora, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2013

We stayed in a guest house right in this lovely residential area. Great place to take a stroll around the lakes, many people walking and jogging. Very near to Place Flagey with shops, restaurants and an outdoor market on the weekend.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2013

On a sunny day (I know, a bit rare in Brussels) this is a nice place to come for a walk. Some lovely houses dotted around the lakes and you can start or finish at the Cafe Belga or any of the other pubs that are on that square. In summer it is heaving with people, but in a pleasant... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2012

A special place with great Art Deco Buildings. One of the best in Europe... There is lots of restaurants around and bars also... The Chatelain wich is also a nice ditrict in Brussels is only 5 minutes away and Avenue Louise is full of shopping boutiques. I really recommend those areas to you as they are where the real people... More 

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Bruxelles, Belgique
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2011

wonderful short walks.Well maintained and kind of border between a lively part -place Flagey - and the lovely "Abbaye de la Cambre";

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