Some Belgians are staying in tents designed by Dutch artist Dre Wapenaar that hang down from trees and cost US$79 a night rather than travel abroad. Photo: ReutersSome Belgians are staying in tents designed by Dutch artist Dre Wapenaar that hang down from trees and cost US$79 a night rather than travel abroad. Photo: Reuters
Some Belgians are staying in tents designed by Dutch artist Dre Wapenaar that hang down from trees and cost US$79 a night rather than travel abroad. Photo: Reuters

Dutch artist’s tree tents providing an alternative holiday option for Belgians this summer

  • The teardrop-shaped hanging tents are both art and a place to stay, Dutch artist and creator Dre Wapenaar says, costing US$79 a night
  • Though the tents are normally booked out each year, this summer’s bookings went much faster, as Belgium’s government warned against international travel

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Some Belgians are staying in tents designed by Dutch artist Dre Wapenaar that hang down from trees and cost US$79 a night rather than travel abroad. Photo: ReutersSome Belgians are staying in tents designed by Dutch artist Dre Wapenaar that hang down from trees and cost US$79 a night rather than travel abroad. Photo: Reuters
Some Belgians are staying in tents designed by Dutch artist Dre Wapenaar that hang down from trees and cost US$79 a night rather than travel abroad. Photo: Reuters
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