The historic city centre lives up to its name, with two winning assets: the historical buildings and the River Dijle which flows through the city. The historic city centre breathes history. People of all ages converge here to enjoy the many outdoor cafes, bars and restaurants. That is also the reason why many young families as well as people of a certain age feel right at home in the city centre, thanks to the easy accessibility and dynamic interaction between students, tourists and locals. All the winning assets are here on hand for creating a warm home feeling.