Many of Flemish Brabant’s most popular attractions are close to Vilvoorde, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous NATO Headquarters and the incredible Royal Castle of Laken. Two other popular spots that are within a short distance of Vilvoorde are Heysel Park and Brussels Expo.
Nearby King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels is a great place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local legends, the Belgim National Football Team, in action. On match days the stadium overflows with red, yellow and black, as local soccer lovers flock together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, Zaventem, the Novotel Brussels Airport, Zaventem, and the Hotel BLOOM, Brussels.