Blogger takes travellers on North American tour of four Brussels

brussels_welcomeBRUSSELS, ONT. – The small village of Brussels nestled in rural Huron County has caught the eye of blogger Emilie M. in her latest travel column on

She has created a North American tour of four communities that share the same name, from Brussels, Ontario to Brussels, Wisconsin to Brussels, Illinois to Bruxelles, Manitoba.

The travel writer notes in her blog post, Brussels Around the World, that the Belgium city welcomes people from different nationalities, but its people have also gone out into the world and shared its name elsewhere.

To read her full column, please visit

Click here to watch a two-minute video of Brussels, which promotes its place in a series called Rediscovering Canada, airing on iBroadcast Public Internet Television in spring 2013.

Written by on March 11, 2013 in Huron East - 1 Comment

One Comment on "Blogger takes travellers on North American tour of four Brussels"

  1. Kathy Nichol March 11, 2013 at 1:00 pm · Reply

    As a person that works in Brussels and nearby resident it’s fun to see our community through someone else’s eyes.

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