The fashion town of Hasselt was voted the friendliest and cleanest city in Flanders. Not only big chains are located here, as well as exclusive boutiques can be found in the shopping district. Who wants to know about fashion, visiting the fashion museum. "From grain to drink" is the motto of the National Genever Museum in the center of Hasselt. But Japan is located in Hasselt, here was realized the largest Japanese garden in Europe. And good food ... also capable in Hasselt!
Genk offers its visitors center with a renovated square with cafes and terraces, a weekly market with over 250 exhibitors and three indoor shopping centers. The old mines of Winterslag are transformed into C-mine, a special meeting of creativity. Genk is furthermore Kattevennen, one of the gateways to Hoge Kempen National Park with a Cosmodrome, where you as an astronaut the stars and planets to know.
In the oldest city in Belgium is home to an eventful past. As the statue of Ambiorix on the Grote Markt recalls the time of the Gauls. The Romans built the medieval ramparts. Impressive is the Gothic basilica in Tongeren and the Beguine, which belongs to the protected heritage site. The Gallo-Roman Museum is praised for its permanent collection and temporary exhibitions.
Thorn, situated in Dutch Limburg, also called the white town. The unprecedented charm of the town has a great attraction for tourists from home and abroad. Abbey Church towers above the white houses. The Municipal The Thorn Land and the Chapel under the Linden are prized sites. Characteristic of Thorn are also the streets, which are paved with cobblestones mesh.