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Tour de France 2019 in Brussels: all you need to know!

This year the cycling race begins in the heart of Europe before heading to France It celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first Tour de France victory of Eddy Merckx in 1969 Viviane Vaz for Id International Did you know the Tour of France is the third most viewed sporting event in the world, broadcast […]

Be eco-creative: plastics not welcome in your next Brussels event

The Brussels City Council has published a list of banned plastic items for organised events From July 1st on, event organisers must replace plastic objects to 100% biodegradable materials Viviane Vaz for Id International 26 JUN 2019 Let’s go party! But life in plastic… it’s not fantastic. Not in 2019. Following the sustainable future trend, […]

Hotel Metropole Brussels held the first MICE event in the city

The Belgian hotel is famous for having hosted in Brussels the first Solvay Conference in 1911 with the presence of Albert Einstein and Marie Curie Viviane Vaz for Id International Professionals who organize meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions usually call the activity by the acronym MICE, a type of tourism in which groups, planned well […]

The Big Five: who are they? Where to find them?

Viviane Vaz for Id International Have you ever heard about Africa’s Big Five? They are five magnificent animals that should receive our respect: the lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant and Cape buffalo. They can be found in Angola, Botswana, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and […]

TAP Air Portugal announces stopover programme in Brazil

2 cities in 1 ticket: travellers can now choose to stay one to five nights in Brasilia, Recife, Rio de Janeiro, Fortaleza or Salvador, before flying on to another Brazilian city for no extra cost Viviane Vaz for Id International (Lisbon, 14 March 2019). Celebrating its 74th anniversary, the Portuguese airline TAP launched a new stopover […]

Safari adventure in South Africa: give it a shot

Get to know the vaccines you may need to take… Viviane Vaz for Id International So you made your mind. This year you will finally get to see the big five live and direct. Then it’s time to get your trip on the right track. Perhaps you won’t need a tourist visa to enter South […]

Happy Lunar New Year!

Chinese New Year or Spring Festival has just started and it will last more 15 days. The closure is marked by the beautiful Lantern Festival Viviane Vaz for Id International 5 FEB 2019. Many Asian countries began celebrating the Lunar New Year. It takes place on the new moon of the first lunar month, near […]

Discover your own Rimini: on the beach and beyond!

7 tips to enjoy this 2,000 year old (and forever young) Italian city Viviane Vaz for Id International   “Rimini, what is it? It is a dimension of memory, a memory invented, adulterated, tampered with, on which I have speculated so much that a sort of embarrassment has arisen in me”, said once the Italian filmmaker Federico […]

Belgium welcomes Red Bull Dance Your Style for the first time

Hiphop, popping, locking, krump, breaking, house and breakdance were the dance styles on the spotlight   Viviane Vaz (text) Wilhelm Westergren (photos)   (Brussels, November 28, 2018.) Ancient Rome’s success formula was bread and circus. Red Bull’s new formula is (energy) drink and dance! 😉 Last November 17th Saturday night, Id International had the honour to design sound […]

How a no-deal Brexit may affect travel for Britons and Europeans

Brussels proposed this Tuesday visa-free travel for British citizens in short trips Brexit draft agreement would allow EU citizens to continue using national Id card to travel to the UK Viviane Vaz for Id International (Brussels, 15 nov 2018) (Updated) Still today British and European travellers can enjoy freedom of movement within the European Union […]