“The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.” – Chanakya _ Brussels Town Hall with its spectacular 96 metre (310 ft) Gothic style tower is the backdrop to the 2-yearly Flower Carpet in Grand-Place. (8 of 14) _ First started in 1971, this event draws thousands of visitors to Belgium’s capital to take in this scents, sounds and sights. _ The Flower Carpet is 74m x 24m with over 600,000 flowers. It takes over 100 volunteers 4 hours to assemble this carpet. _ If you are in Europe during August 2016 save the date now.