Brussels (French: Bruxelles, Dutch: Brussel) is the capital city of Belgium and of Brussels Capital Region.It is entirely surrounded by Dutch-speaking Flanders and its constituent Flemish Brabant province.Security checks were also tightened up and extra officers deployed after Belgian federal police received a warning of a potential threat to the 10.56am Brussels to London service.The scare came on the day the Prime Minister’s Brexit letter was reportedly delivered to the Belgian capital aboard Eurostar.Victor Horta was the most important representative of Brussels Art Nouveau.Even the Comic Museum (Brussels is after all the capital of Belgian comics – just think of Tintin, the Smurfs, Lucky Luke, Marsupilami etc.) is housed in a former art nouveau department store designed by Victor Horta – the perfect marriage of two artistic styles that shaped the character of Brussels.There have been a series of measures to tighten airline security since the 9/11 attacks on the United States in 2001.Last week, the UK implemented a ban on laptops and other large electronic devices in airline cabin baggage from Turkey, Lebanon, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Tunisia.
Es Satty is thought to have died in an Alcanar explosion (left) having masterminded the terror attack, though police are still carrying out DNA tests.
It is considered one of the most beautiful market places around the world and became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1998.
Other architectural landmarks include the Cinquantenaire park with its triumphal arch, the Brussels Stock Exchange, the Palace of Justice and especially the numerous well-preserved art nouveau buildings spreading all over Brussels.
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