Spa Tourism, Belgium

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Spa, Belgium (also known as: Spau in German and: Spaw and Spawe in English), is a Belgian town, located in the Province of Liège, and is the town which gave its name to every spa in the world. The town of Spa is situated in a valley in the Ardennes mountains 35 kilometres (22 miles) southeast of Liège and 45 kilometres (28 miles) southwest of Aachen. In 2006, Spa had a population of 10,543 and an area of 39.85 square kilometres (15.39 square miles), giving a population density of 265 inhabitants per km². Spa is one of Belgium's main tourist cities. The town of Spa is famous for its several natural mineral springs, and is also the location of mineral water producer Spa, whose mineral water is exported worldwide. Nearby Spa, in the village of Francorchamps, the renowned Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps is situated, which hosts the annual Belgian Grand Prix. The first beauty pageant in the world was the Concours de Beauté, held in Spa on 19 September 1888. In Spa, also world's first Casino is located. Spa hosted the finish of Stage 2 of the 2010 Tour de France on July 5.

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A place in Belgium, Spa is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Antwerp also deserves a visit. Add Antwerp to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Spa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Spa

    Know the pollution level of Spa before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.67 (High)
  • Spa: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Spa for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Spa.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.62 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 39.47 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 51.25 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.19 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 38.1 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.63 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60 (High)
  • Living in Spa - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 50.85 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 51.84 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.68 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.76 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.69 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Spa

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Spa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 99.06 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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