family travel

Travelling with children: which documents do you need?

Viviane Vaz for Id International It's vacation time and you want to travel abroad with your kids. After choosing your dream destination and planning the travel details (or having all this work done by Id International 😉 ), it's time to check the travel documents you will need to present to immigration authorities. It may sound surprising, but there are no rules on this matter at European level yet, so it…

Oasis in Oman

Oman aims to become a top MICE destination

The country is also known as the "Switzerland of the Gulf": it's safe, beautiful and untouched by massive tourism Full of natural treasures, it's also the land of frankincense   Viviane Vaz for Id International  Brussels, 6 JAN 2020.  According to Christian tradition, the January 6th would be the day when newborn Jesus Christ had been visited by "some wise men from the East" (Matthew 2:1). That's why the night…

overnight stay

Brussels reaches record of overnight stays thanks to the MICE sector

Visit Brussels reveals numbers of incoming tourism in the Belgian & EU capital Viviane Vaz for Id International   In ten years time, Brussels attracted nearly double the amount of tourists and congress attendants coming to enjoy, work and... sleep in the city. According to a study released by Visit Brussels, the tourism sector in the Belgian capital had a record of 9.4 million overnight stays this year. In 2010,…

Karing in Antwerp 2

Finding Keith Haring traces in Belgium and the Netherlands

Viviane Vaz for Id International Did you know that, in the late 1980s, Keith Haring painted murals, took part of exhibitions and enjoyed his Summer in Belgium and the Netherlands? Yep, the iconic pop artist travelled several times from New York to leave his traces at this side of the Atlantic ocean. His Low Lands adventure started thanks to an invitation by Antwerp gallerist Emmy Tob, who exhibited Keith's work…