The province of Limburg is known for its orchards. Stroll through the pedestrian friendly Grote Market
at the centre of Hassels, the provincial capital. There are buildings surrounding the town square that date back to the 11th Century. A few blocks to the north-west, you can see urban planning of days gone by in the Begijnhof
– a complex with dwellings placed around a green park area making this a peaceful oasis which is shut off from the rest of the city. Step into the world of fashion at the Modemuseum.
The flavourful history of Belgium
is demonstrated in the Jenevermusuem. What would it feel like to go back in time? Experience country living of days gone by when you visit the Bokrijk Open Air Musuem. You will meet the farmer, leather worker, milliner and a shepherd busy with their daily activities. Staying in vacation rental accommodations is a popular alternative to staying in a hotel.
Admire Gravensteen, a medieval castle built in 1180 AD, when you take a guided tour of the vibrant city of Ghent
. A Renaissance masterpiece painting by Van Eyck can be seen at St. Bavo Cathedral. There is time for browsing the shops and visiting the outdoor markets while exploring this historically important city. Linger at a café or restaurant and taste the delicious food of this region.
Privately-owned vacation rentals are a popular alternative to a holiday stay in a hotel. Will you be travelling solo or with family? Instead of staying at a hotel for your accommodation lodging, choose from the numerous vacation rental options found at the web site of Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
. Vacation rentals have amenities to make holiday living very convenient and comfortable. What type of accommodation area you looking for? For a holiday in the countryside, there are cottages, cabins and farmstead holiday homes. A bustling city location can include a condo rental. Condo rentals by the ocean or at a popular lake destination are also available. Some villas have individual apartments.
Have you ever stayed in historic villas? The accommodations found here have photos and detailed descriptions.