Brussels – Travel Guide To the south-east of England and around two hours by Eurostar from London, is Brussels, which is renowned as the most European of all capitals. Apart from being the headquarters for the European Commission and European Parliament, Brussels is a melting-pot with a cosmopolitan population comprising of business men, students and tourists. Its famous monuments, cultural agenda, parks and museums, not forgetting its famous chocolates, hot waffles and beer, make Brussels one of the perfect destinations for a weekend break. Compare prices and find cheap flights to Brussels with eDreams. Discover the true spirit of Brussels and take a wander around Sablon Quarter, in its markets and bars. This is where you will meet the locals and experience the real city life. With lots to see and do, Brussels will keep you occupied.