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Out now! Pick up a copy of The Bulletin's summer issue

11:15 03/06/2018

The Bulletin's summer issue is on newsstands now, packed with top tips for enjoying your time off in Belgium.

What's inside

  • Why getting around the capital can be a nightmare for people with limited mobility
  • A group of campaigners are mobilising to secure more voting rights for foreigners in Belgium
  • Local elections are approaching fast – we explain how to make your voice heard and make a difference in your community
  • Considering becoming a homeowner? Read our guide first
  • Brussels’ cocktail pioneers are shaking up the city’s bar scene
  • We take to the streets to talk summer holiday plans
  • The sun is out and al fresco drinks are calling. Check out our favourite pop-up bars
  • Whatever your kids are into, Belgium offers fun for the whole family all summer long
  • Our pick of festival upgrades promise to give you all of the music, with none of the mud
  • Get inspired with an exclusive seasonal dish by Italian chef Igor Rosi of Brussels’ Hotel Amigo
  • My Brussels: Singer-songwriter Typh Barrow is a distinctive voice in a crowded market

Summer in Belgium

Why go overseas this summer, when Belgium has all you need right on your doorstep? Our comprehensive travel guide trawls the country for the best places to explore on foot or by bike, taste regional delicacies, learn a little about local history and immerse yourself in spectacular art. Plus watersports, family activities and moving World War One memorials


  • A guide to getting settled in Belgium, from sorting a work permit and choosing a neighbourhood to buying property and picking a utility supplier
  • Your one-stop rundown of travel options in Brussels and further afield: local, national and international public transport, learning to drive, car-sharing, electric bikes and more
  • Our selection of ways to spend your precious free time, including live music venues, cocktail bars and museums, plus our regular country-wide cultural agenda

Pick up a copy of The Bulletin from international newsagents around Belgium, or subscribe today to have the magazine delivered to your door, starting with the September issue.

Written by The Bulletin