Discover these culture-rich destinations with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to go on the beer crawl to end them all, a devoted art pilgrimage – think Ghent’s medieval masterpieces and the Magritte connection in Brussels – or an exploration of the Ardennes’ wildest reaches, The Rough Guide to Belgium & Luxembourg will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink, shop and visit along the way. Inside The Rough Guide Belgium and Luxembourg- Independent, trusted reviews written with Rough Guides’ trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit, with options to suit every budget.- Full-colour maps throughout – navigate the backstreets of Brussels or the war sites of the Ypres Salient without needing to get online.- Stunning images – a rich collection of inspiring colour photography.- Things not to miss – Rough Guides’ rundown of Belgium and Luxembourg’s best sights and experiences.- Itineraries – carefully planned routes to help you organize your trip.- Detailed regional coverage – whether off the beaten track or in more mainstream tourist destinations, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way. Areas covered include: Brussels; Flanders; Antwerp and the northeast of Belgium; Hainaut and Wallonian Brabant; the Ardennes; and Luxembourg. Attractions include: Ostend beach; Pairi Daiza zoo and gardens; the Menin Gate, Ieper; Vianden Castle, Luxembourg; Musée Hergé, Louvain-la-Neuve; MAS Museum, Antwerp; and Bouillon castle.- Basics – essential pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, accommodation, food and drink, health, the media, festivals, sports and outdoor activities, entry requirements and more.- Background information – a Contexts chapter devoted to history, books and Belgian art, plus a handy language section and glossary.