Brussels, Sainte-Catherine and Rue Neuve, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Visitors to Sint-Gillis, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. Spend a few hours of viewing the exhibits at Bellevue Museum, Film Museum and Horta Museum.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the beautiful urban spaces such as Brussels Park, Astrid Park and Leopold Park.
Those with some time to spare in Brussels will not want to miss out on Place Royale, the La Grand Place and the Manneken Pis Statue. Visitors with a passion for faith and religion shouldn’t miss the Notre Dame du Sablon and the Notre Dame da la Chapelle.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, amble through the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the City 2 Shopping Mall and Midi Market.
Spend an afternoon with fellow sports fans at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium, cheering on the RSC Anderlecht. On game days follow the river of purple and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
For a real taste of Sint-Gillis, think about booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Make reservations for the Metropole Hotel, the Royal Windsor Hotel Grand'Place, or the Bedford Hotel & Congress Centre.