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Waterloo Destination Guide

Explore Waterloo in Belgium.

Waterloo in the region of Walloon Region with it's 28,910 inhabitants is a town in Belgium - some 10 mi (or 16 km) South of Brussels, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Waterloo in Belgium

Current time in Waterloo is now 06:39 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Brussels" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: The Hague, Haarlem, Amsterdam, Waterloo, Vert Coucou or Amiens. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

10°C / 49 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 8%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1020.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 25th of November 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 7°C (44 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Sunday, 26th of November 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)
Monday, 27th of November 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)

Videos

Waterloo - The prelude by Graeme Cooper

11:27 min ( December 26, 2011 by CoopersWaterlooTours)
Views: 552 - Rating: 5/5

Waterloo - Graeme Cooper talks from the Campaign battlefield about the prelude to that bloody Sunday afternoon in June 1815

Market in Wat Thai Dhammaram Waterloo

00:47 min ( September 04, 2011 by csilla vince)
Views: 346 - Rating: 5/5

Market in Wat Thai Dhammaram Waterloo


WATERLOO 2009: 8ème Demi-brigade( 12/ 1...

01:32 min ( June 25, 2009 by demibrigadedeligne)
Views: 401 - Rating: 5/5

Début des combats sur le grand champ de Bataille

WATERLOO 2009:8ème demi-brigade(10/16 )

01:32 min ( June 25, 2009 by demibrigadedeligne)
Views: 1,423 - Rating: 5/5

Dimanche matin: Direction la grande Bataille. Napoléon,Etat-major et les troupes


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Waterloo during the next days.

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2017

Copie De Petit-déjeuner - Chef D'entreprise, Envie De Changement ? Et Pourquoi Pas Devenir Coach !

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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HackDay - Learn RxJS

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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Conférence : Les Clés De La Relation

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Les Clés De La Relation

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Day Trip To Bruges From Brussels

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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La Blockchain Expliquée Aux Juristes

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Lunch VIP - Allegrarte

Beginning: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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IMPRO@LUNCH - Vivez Les Imprévus!

Beginning: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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Art3f Bruxelles

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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Art3f Bruxelles

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Waterloo

The Battle of Waterloo was fought on Sunday, 18 June 1815 near Waterloo in present-day Belgium, then part of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands. An Imperial French army under the command of Emperor Napoleon was defeated by the armies of the Seventh Coalition, comprising an Anglo-Allied army under the command of the Duke of Wellington combined with a Prussian army under the command of Gebhard von Blücher. It was the culminating battle of the Waterloo Campaign and Napoleon's last.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.71, 4.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1815 in Europe, Battle honours of the Rifle Brigade, Battle of Waterloo, Battles involving France, Battles involving Hanover, Battles involving Nassau, Battles involving Prussia, Battles involving the Netherlands, Battles involving the United Kingdom, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Cavalry charges, Conflicts in 1815, Hundred Days

La Haye Sainte

La Haye Sainte (sacred hedge) is a walled farmhouse compound at the foot of an escarpment on the Charleroi-Brussels road. It has changed very little since it played a very important part in the battle of Waterloo on 18 June 1815. The road leads from La Belle Alliance, where Napoleon had his headquarters on the morning of the battle, through where the centre of the French front line was located, to a crossroads on the ridge which is at the top of the escarpment and then on to Brussels.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.71, 4.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Buildings and structures in Walloon Brabant, Houses in Belgium, Hundred Days, King's German Legion

Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics (VKI)

The von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics is a non-profit educational and scientific organization which specializes in three specific fields: aeronautics and aerospace, environment and applied fluid dynamics, turbomachinery and propulsion. Founded in 1956, it is located in Sint-Genesius-Rode, Belgium.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.71, 4.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Engineering research institutes, Research institutes in Belgium

La Belle Alliance

La Belle Alliance is an inn situated a few miles south of Brussels in Belgium. On the morning of June 18, 1815 the inn became Napoleon Bonaparte's headquarters for the Battle of Waterloo. After the battle, at around 21:00, the Duke of Wellington and Gebhard Blücher met close to the inn signifying the end of the fighting.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.71, 4.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Walloon Brabant, Hundred Days

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication

The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) provides a network that enables financial institutions worldwide to send and receive information about financial transactions in a secure, standardized and reliable environment. SWIFT also markets software and services to financial institutions, much of it for use on the SWIFTNet Network, and ISO 9362 bank identifier codes (BICs) are popularly known as "SWIFT codes".

More reading: Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication homepage
Located at 50.71, 4.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Market data, Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication

Quote of the moment

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail

Ralph Waldo Emerson