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Luxury holidays in Belgium
Destinations in Belgium
Antwerp has always had an eye for beauty and life’s finer things; how else would the thriving port and city have become the glittering centre of the world’s diamond industry and be at the cutting edge of avant-garde minimalist fashion?
Bruges’ perfectly preserved mediaeval beauty may not be the best kept secret in travel, but you’d have to be made of cynical stuff not to fall for its step-gabled facades, criss-crossing canals and cobblestoned streets.
Northwest Belgium’s port city Ghent has an impressive mediaeval core that’s dotted with towers and spires, thanks to a handful of imposing cathedrals and the 12th-century Gravensteen castle.
A launchpad for the traditional hunting grounds of the Belgian Ardennes, Rochefort in Wallonia has evolved its game to attract those in search of more peaceful pastoral pursuits, too.