A unique guided tour through the historical centre of Leuven
The proposed program combines social, cultural and historical elements and it includes two sections:
1. VISIT (Duration: 2, 5 hours):
- Welcome and introduction by Denise Vandervoort, Alderwomen of Culture, Social Affairs, Equal Opportunities and Students'Affairs.
- Guided walk through the historical centre: the Gothic Town Hall, the impressive Saint-Pieters Church, guild houses, the baroque church of Saint-Michiels, some remarkable colleges of the University, House Van ‘t Sestich, stroll through the Grand Beguinage (which is a town in a town), Chapel of Saint-Antonius (father Damian’s grave)
2. MEAL in a typical environment. Meal is to be paid personally.
Our Organiser: Sonia Busselen
This program is organized by Sonia Busselen, a member of PWI executive team.
Sonia Busselen, is Master in Archaeology & Art history and accredited cultural guide. She has been working in various management positions in American and European companies and was exposed daily to other cultures. She is also accredited in NLP, train-the-trainer, conflict management and is a free-lance tour guide in Rome, Sicily, Florence, Paris, Madrid and Castile.
In order to feel safe in all circumstances she can help you with ‘First Aid’, an official diploma from the Red Cross.
Sonia has this unique combination of business and culture and after many years experience of working as a Guide in the tourism sector, she has established Movartis asbl, in order to bring people and guides together.
The mission of Movartis asbl is to promote the rich cultural heritage of Brussels and Flanders’ historical cities that are all on the UNESCO world heritage list.
We want you to feel comfortable in our country and with our culture. We do that by organizing interactive tours and special destinations. It can be an extremely interesting way for international people and expatriates to meet the local community , whether on a professional or personal level.
Participation & how to reserve
The guided tour is open to members and non-members.
Your partners are welcome!
15:45 - 18:30 for the visit; 19:00 for the lunch.
Foyer of Museum M
Leopold Vanderkelenstraat 28
3000 Leuven (click here for map)
More info on getting to M at www.mleuven.be
Non-members: € 15
Pre-registration and pre-payment (preferably via PayPal)
compulsory by 1 June2012:
IBAN: BE49 3630 3075 2171 - BIC: BBRUBEBB
No-shows or cancellations after registration deadline will be invoiced - cancellations should be sent to (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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