|Water bottle (0.33 liter)||$2.71|
|Combo meal at McDonalds||$13.56|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$54.24|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) in city centre||$1 016.95|
|Loaf of white bread||$4.07|
Zaventem is a well-known municipality situated in Flemish Brabant, a Belgian province. It is in the outskirts of Brussels and the Brussels Airport is situated here. It comprises another Belgian town, Diegem. It is quite a popular holiday destination for people coming from all over the world availing cheap flights to Zaventem. You would surely be mesmerized by the brilliant statue of Ikaros that adorns the entrance of the famous Ikaros Business Park situated near the Brussels National Airport. Ikaros is symbolic of the dream of flying up and soaring higher and higher. The unique statue represents Ikaros, the mythological character. It can be regarded as the maiden aviation venture and it portrays the dynamic economic activity that takes place in the vicinity of the Zaventem Airport.
Avail cheap flights to Zaventem and stay in one of the fine hotels in Zaventem to explore the nearby Natural Sciences Museum. This museum is a treasure house of information on the conservation of nature, climate monitoring, geological and Zoological research. This museum is supposed to be the best in the field of prehistory and anthropology. The Bellevue Museum highlights the national history of Belgium. Twelve rooms display invaluable exhibits that enable you to delve into the past and get information about the major phases in Belgian History including the Belgian Revolution and Belgian involvement during the First World War and Second World War. The 18th century luxury hotel called Bellevue Hotel presently houses the museum. A visit to the Royal Museums of Art and History could be very interesting as the exclusive Porcelain and other items of furniture belonging to 1700 are on display.
The nearby Royal Palace of Laeken is actually the official residence of Belgium’s King and Queen and their family. It is situated in a huge park known as the Royal Domain of Laeken. The Royal Domain includes vast parks, a golf course, lakes and several pavilions such as the Chinese Pavilion and also the Japanese Tower. The palace is currently occupied by The Duke and Duchess of Brabant. The St. Michael and Gudula Cathedral is dedicated to the patron saints of Belgium. The cathedral was restored in the 13th century in a distinctive Gothic style. It is the leading Belgian Catholic Church.