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Customer Travel Tips for London

79% Avg. city rating Rated by 1671 customers

Activities / excursions 79%

Restaurants / eating out 80%

Shopping 75%

Chilling out / relaxing 77%

Getting around / public transport 81%

Sightseeing 81%

Culture 85%

Nightlife / partying 77%

Value for money 72%

Customer Travel Tips for Brussels

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100% Avg. rating
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  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
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31 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Talk and interact with people, communicate, there is a lot to be discovered but which is not immediately apparent, particularly for those who are interested in history and things European.

Liked: Historic setting with vibrant atmosphere and energy. Local people very welcoming and hospitable, friendly and helpful in response to requests for directions,or advice on transport system, good mix of people. A city where people seem to want to get on with each other despite the pressures that we all face at the moment.

Disliked: Nothing - having visited will return, and hopefully more than once!

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
58% Avg. rating


29 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: nothing

Liked: boring

Disliked: expensive

96% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


27 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Just walking around in the city centre The centre of the belgium comic

Liked: The city is very compact. Besides the atomium all highlights can be reached easily by feet. The city has a good flair

Disliked: No

60% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


26 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Do check for the weather when you visit and research the activities/landmarks you wanna visit. Grab your city map encircle those places and you will be good to go

Liked: The transport network and options are very helpful in quickly traversing throughout the city. A day pass is easily the best option as it is valid on all mediums.(Metro, bus, tram)

Disliked: Not that I can complain about

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 20%
62% Avg. rating


02 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Be careful at night

Liked: Architecture

Disliked: Nothing

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


02 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Wear comfy shoes, you'll be walking a lot

Liked: The city centre and the people

Disliked: Nothing

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


26 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Get ready to walk a lot, and stay at least 4/5 days to look around the old center/downtown, its beautiful and really big. Also, book your hotel/hostel in advance.

Liked: The city's history, the architecture, the transport systems, the food.

Disliked: Not really.

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 40%
67% Avg. rating


05 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Beware when walking the area around Brussels Gare du Nord at night. Avoid it.

Liked: Easy to get around on foot. Decent restaurants. Amazing craft beers. Very nice cultural spaces.

Disliked: Current social issue with homeless migrants very visible through out the streets. (urgent situation the government should address) Street prostitution still very present.

69% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


24 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: get a tourist map before going out

Liked: food and chocolate, and Brugge

Disliked: more tourist friendly

96% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


12 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Sample of much of the beer as possible! The pub crawl there is also amazing!

Liked: Cute small city with great personality, beer, sights and culture. Everything close within walking distance!

Disliked: N/A

20% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
20% Avg. rating


24 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Find a good hotel

Liked: Atomium

Disliked: Train and streets

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


06 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Drink beer

Liked: Culture

Disliked: Nothing

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy

Liked: Relaxed city with surprises around every corner

Disliked: Pricey dinner

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 40%
76% Avg. rating


08 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Try as much beer as you can

Liked: Grand place!

Disliked: No clubs...

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


06 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Stay near the main attractions so that you can walk through the lovely old streets

Liked: Plenty of restaurants

Disliked: Prices of eating out

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
58% Avg. rating


27 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Stay for two nights maximum and be careful of the areas you pass through.

Liked: Nice architecture. The tour of the European Parliament was good.

Disliked: Safety - or lack thereof.

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 40%
71% Avg. rating


18 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Try to visit on a weekend night and a book a hostel in or near the city centre to have the best experience.

Liked: The nightlife of the city is great! I really loved walking around and watching the different street shows taking place there. A lovely thing was listening to a street band of musicians live performing somewhere in the city centre. It was good to visit during a weekend night.

Disliked: The city is a little expensive I feel.

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
58% Avg. rating


17 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: i dont know

Liked: the beautiful buildings

Disliked: the unsafe feeling

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


07 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Must visit grand place at night time.

Liked: Dinner or lunch at height of 170 Ft.

Disliked: Bit feel unsafe.

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79% Avg. city rating Rated by 1671 customers

Activities / excursions 79%

Restaurants / eating out 80%

Shopping 75%

Chilling out / relaxing 77%

Getting around / public transport 81%

Sightseeing 81%

Culture 85%

Nightlife / partying 77%

Value for money 72%

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