|Pack of cigarettes||$6.92|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$6.10|
|Local cheese (1kg)||$12.20|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre||$1 288.14|
|Mid range bottle of wine||$8.14|
Zottegem is a picturesque Belgian municipality situated in East Flanders, a famous province in Belgium. It is the final resting place of the Count of Egmont, Lamoraal and his wife Sabina of Beierens. Visitors can see their tombs in the church’s crypt. The magnificent 19th century Egmont's castle is situated in a lush green, sprawling park with a variety of impressive trees. The local museum displays wonderful mementos of the duke. The Brussels Airport is about 66 km away from Zottegem’s center and therefore, the closest major airport. Avail cheap flights to Zottegem and have a fulfilling holiday amidst its natural beauty and tranquility.
Tourists are immensely attracted to PAMZOV (Provincial Archaeological Museum of South East Flanders–Velzeke) as it highlights the lifestyle of people in East Flanders during prehistoric times, the Gallo-Roman era and the earlier part of the Middle Ages. Visitors are thrilled to acquire knowledge about the climate, geology and human development in the East Flanders region. Furthermore, you get acquainted with how life was during the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. The main emphasis, however, is on artifacts from the Roman period. Visitors have access to a grand and luxurious collection of pottery so distinctive of the Roman Empire. Gallo Roman lifestyle is highlighted through exclusive exhibits. If you have a passion for history, avail cheap flights to Zottegem and enjoy a wonderful vacation here.
Tourists have plenty of sight-seeing opportunities around Zottegem. Come and stay in one of the fine hotels in Zottegem. Tourists would certainly be delighted to visit the nearby Geraardsbergen. The Town Hall dates back to the 15th century but was reconstructed in the 19th century in a typical neo-Gothic architectural style. It has a fountain that flaunts the famous Manneken Pis that dates back to 1455 and is therefore, regarded as the oldest monument of its type in Belgium. It is a fountain statue made of bronze and it portrays a small peeing boy. Explore the folklore and folk art museum housed in a château in the suburban area of Grotenberge. Tourists could visit Leeuwergem, about 3 km from Zottegem, There is a fabulous landscaped park by Le Nôtre and a glorious castle.