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Top Belgian food

Top 10 Belgian foods – with recipes

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Belgian food offers a gourmet tour for your taste buds with its mix of elegant and comfort recipes and dishes. Find out the top 10 Belgian foods you must try.

Belgian facts

30 facts you didn't know about Belgium

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Test your Belgian knowledge with these top 30 Belgian facts – did you know the Big Bang theory originated in Belgium, and supposedly cricket as well?

Belgian festivals

Top Belgian festivals 2016

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From bears to pig bladders, Belgium's bizarre festivals have long been a major part of Belgian culture and Belgian festivals attract huge crowds every year.

Living in Belgium

An introduction to living in Belgium

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If you're considering moving to Belgium, find out why multicultural Belgium is the perfect backdrop for moving abroad, including 10 top Belgian facts.

Television and internet providers in Belgium

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Our guide to choosing television, telephone, mobile and internet providers in Belgium and getting your house connected to communication services.

Social security in Belgium and your benefits

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Joining the Belgian social security system is bureaucratic, but not difficult. Here is a brief guide to social security in Belgium and your state benefits.

Airports in Belgium

Airports in Belgium

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If you're travelling to or from Belgium, find out which airport in Belgium is closest to your destination.

Transportation in Beglium

Belgium transportation: Trains, metro, buses and taxis in Belgium

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Getting around Belgium is easy if you know how – with an integrated Belgian public transport system, you can also travel cheap around Belgium.

Driving in Belgium

Driving and parking in Belgium

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From getting a Belgian driver's licence to registering a foreign car and paying road taxes in Belgium, this guide will get you driving in Belgium.

Weird Belgian laws

Unbelievable Belgian laws that still exist today

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What crazy things can you get jailed for? Find out the unbelievable, strange and funny laws in Belgium – and which bizarre Belgian laws are merely myths you shouldn't believe.

Emergency numbers in Belgium

Emergency numbers and helplines in Belgium

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Make note of these important emergency numbers before you land in an emergency in Belgium, plus a number of Belgian helplines for support and information.

Belgian inventions

Things you didn’t know were Belgian inventions

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Belgium’s small size belies the country’s huge influence on world history. See how many of these top 20 Belgian inventions you know.

Top Belgian food

Top 10 Belgian desserts – with recipes

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Belgium is renown for producing some of the best chocolate in the world, but the Belgian sweet spot extends to so many more top Belgian desserts, cookies and candies.

Public holidays in Belgium

Public holidays in Belgium 2016

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Here is a list of public and regional holidays in Belgium in 2016, plus school holidays, daylight savings, Mother's and Father's Days and other important dates in the Belgian calendar.



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