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___ Satellite View and Map of the City of Brussels (Bruxelles), Belgium
About BrusselsSatellite view is showing Brussels (Bruxelles), the national capital of Belgium and de facto capital city of the European Union (EU). The headquarters of the European Commission are located here.
Since the end of the Second World War, Brussels has been an important center for international politics. The city is seat of most of the European Union's institutions. Brussels is often used as a synonym for the European government.
The city is also home to the Royal Palace of Brussels, the official palace of the King of the Belgians, although it is not used as a royal residence.
The city has a population of 1 million inhabitants. Brussels is a multilingual city with (Belgian) French as the majority language.
Just zoom + in to see the famous Grand Place with Brussels Town Hall, with its 96 m (310 ft) high tower, the opposite building is known as the Breadhouse or Maison du Roi. The place with its buildings from the Middle Ages is a World Heritage Site .
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The map shows a city map of Brussels with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Brussels Airport (IATA code: BRU), about 11 km ( 7 mi) northeast of the city.
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The Royal Palace of Brussels is the official palace of the King and Queen of the Belgians in the center of Belgium's national capital.
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Sunday-October-4 09:27Standard Time Zone (CET): UTC/GMT +1 hour
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