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One Beer at a Time Commemorating WWI and WWII Mons 2015 European Capital of Culture

With over 650 different varieties, Belgians take their beer seriously - and with good reason. The country has enjoyed an unparalleled reputation for specialty beers since the Middle Ages. Ask us for your beer itinerary to sample beer at micro-breweries.

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of WWI, the Royal Army and Military Museum in Brussels will organize a major exhibition "14-18, It's Our History!" opens February 7, 2014. The new Bastogne War Museum. will commemorate the 70th anniversary of WWII. Opens March 22, 2014.

The city of Mons has been named the "2015 European Capital of Culture". This city with its 3 UNESCO masterpieces prepares for the honor of showcasing its art and culture, with major exhibitions such as "Van Gogh in the Borinage," featuring work from his 2 year sojourn in Mons.

200th Anniversary of the Birth Adolphe Sax 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo Brussels Flower Carpet

The town of Dinant is the birthplace of Adolphe Sax, inventor of the saxophone. Dinant will be celebrating with jazz nights and an international competition. In Brussels, visit the SAX200 exhibition opening February 8, 2014 at the Musical Instruments Museum, which also displays the world's largest collection of saxophones.

The reenactment of the Battle of Waterloo will take place outside of from June 18 to 21, 2015. This unique historical event will involve thousands of international actors taking part in the last Napoleonic battle. Visitors can experience this historical military performance and witness the battle that changed the shape of Europe.

From August 14 to 17, 2014, millions of flowers will cover the majestic Grand Place - a famous UNESCO site.

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