"DINANT - SAX AND THE CITY" Top 5 Page for this destination Dinant by balhannah
Dinant Travel Guide: 153 reviews and 344 photos
Dinant, and it was because of VT, that I wanted to visit this Town.
Dinant is a lovely small town in the province of Namur, located 90 kms south of Brussel's, in a picturesque valley of the River Meuse.
Long and narrow, the Town is squeezed between the River Meuse and the high rocks that overlook it.
Coming into Town, I could see the citadel on the high rock overlooking the town and the river, and also the Collegiate Church of Our Lady.
Saxaphone's were on display everywhere.
Adolphe Sax, the most famous inhabitant and inventor of the saxophone herald's from Dinant.
Always plenty of musical action and a lot of cultural events are held here in his memory.
If you have finished reading this page, and wish to follow my journey through Belgium, please click on the Town name below
- In a nutshell:Interesting Town, I loved the Saxaphone's
Located in the small village of Spontin, we came across the medieval Spontin Castle. With its massive walls, its towers... more travel advice
As we left Dinant, and followed the Meuse upstream of Namur, we could see what was left of the fortress of Crevecoeur,... more travel advice
balhannah's Related Pages
Dinant Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "In the neighbourhood of the born place of the Saxo"
- "Dinant, river Meuse-town with an amazing setting"
- "Dinant: a wonderful Belgian gem"
- "DINANT - SAX AND THE CITY"
- "Beautiful city on La Meuse"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Dinant
- Hotels in Dinant
- Transportation in Dinant
- Restaurants in Dinant
- Shopping in Dinant
- Warnings and Dangers in Dinant
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Dinant
- 11 Reviews
- 31 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 8 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (275)
Have you been to Dinant?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Dinant
Photos in DinantSee All Photos (31)
Top 10 Pages
- Top 5 Page for this destination Brisbane Intro, 253 reviews, 742 photos, 12 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Prague Intro, 192 reviews, 534 photos, 8 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Vienna Intro, 134 reviews, 508 photos, 8 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Budapest Intro, 140 reviews, 463 photos, 6 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination State of Queensland Intro, 166 reviews, 319 photos, 3 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Singapore Intro, 92 reviews, 285 photos, 3 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Kangaroo Island Intro, 81 reviews, 289 photos, 2 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Maryborough Intro, 83 reviews, 287 photos, 4 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Dresden Intro, 86 reviews, 280 photos, 2 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Copenhagen Intro, 81 reviews, 258 photos, 5 travelogues