Day 53 July 10th 2015 Easy day as we spend it strolling the streets of Belgium.
We headed off up to some of the monuments we had seen on the bus in the rain.
Walking past Parliament House to see a heavy presence of police and army as we head towards the massive triumphant arches at the end of the road.
Next building to pass was the European commission and also heavily guarded, as this was possibly the meeting ... read more
Europe » Belgium » Brussels-Capital Region » Brussels Belgium became independent from the Netherlands in 1830 and was occupied by Germany during World Wars I and II. It has prospered in the past half century as a modern, technologically advanced European state and member of NATO and the EU. Tensions bet... ... read more