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history walk

from Colonial to EU power

from Colonial to EU power

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I tell stories through art and politics, I have a background in both: I make documentaries and I’m a political scientist specialized on European Affairs. Brussels is my home for 12 years,I worked most of it for institutions in the EU quarter. I’ve guided ministers and other VIPs around the neighborhood but prefer to show it to real people. Thank you for your nice comments about the tour! I always…
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What we’ll do

We will walk around the European Quarters and other places of power in the center of Brussels. I will help you feel the historic and geographic connections between the earlier Belgian colonial city and today’s EU institutions. We will be mindful of what architecture, statues and public spaces say about influence. I will tell the story of what EU buildings represent politically and how the work…

What else you should know

Be advised that we will walk about 10 km (6 miles). Sometimes there are stairs. If you are tired, you can take a metro everywhere, but you might not be able to catch up with the tour again.

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes
Umbrella (depending on Belgian weather)
Something to drink (no coffee break planned)
In winter we might have a coffee pause

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Where you'll be

We will follow a route along rue de la Loi that specially fits the narrative I will share with you. It mixes very public, but rarely visited places, we will learn the politics such as the Belgian Senate and Berlaymont, with “secret” places that help to tell the real story. We will definitely stay away from Manneken Pis :-)

Upcoming availability

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Thu, Aug 22    From 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM.
ﺩ.ﺇ89 per person
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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 9 and up can attend.

More tips

Be advised that we will walk about 10 km (6 miles). Sometimes there are stairs. If you are tired, you can take a metro everywhere, but you might not be able to catch up with the tour again.
Elif
history walk
from Colonial to EU power
108 reviews
From ﺩ.ﺇ89/person
108 reviews
From ﺩ.ﺇ89/person