This country in Western Europe, once part of the Netherlands and Luxembourg but later seceded has been the site of many historical events and battles. It saw some of the heaviest fighting during World War I and the centenary commemorations which started this year makes it a popular destination. Ypres offers a wealth of history and a sobering reminder of the tragic events which occurred here.
The capital, Brussels, is home to the European Union and NATO Headquarters. This country offers great study opportunities across many subject areas and is ideally located for short school breaks. Also see the famous Manneken Pis or stop and visit the Atomium monument.
Bruges is another great place to visit with your group. It was European City of Culture in 2002 and is one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe. It was once called the ” Venice of the North” and had great wealth which can be seen all along the city with canals throughout and impressive town square.
So whether you are interested in experiencing the sites of some of the most famous battlefields in history, watching fine Belgian chocolate being made, or if you are interested in just fine art then Belgium is a perfect destination. Just a short ferry crossing away, this tour is suitable for short school breaks.
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