Spa, Belgium facts for kids
The Casino in Spa
|• Total||39.85 km2 (15.39 sq mi)|
|Population (January 2010)|
|• Density||265.07/km2 (686.53/sq mi)|
Spa is a municipality of Belgium. It is in the Walloon Region and Province of Liège. It is in a valley in the Ardennes mountain chain. Spa is 35 km (22 miles) southeast of Liège, and 45 km (28 miles) southwest of Aachen.
Spa is famious as a location of healing hot springs. It was a frequent watering-place since the 14th century.
Spa hosted the finish of Stage 2 of the 2010 Tour de France on July 5.
- Georges Alexandré Krins violinist on the RMS Titanic
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Print of Spa, 1895
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