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Cheers in other languages

How to say ‘cheers’ in 50 other languages

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When you can say cheers in other languages, you'll quickly make friends no matter where you go. Here's how to say cheers in 50 other languages.

Reasons to visit Brussels

22 things I love about Brussels

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The terrorist attacks on 22 March last year were horrific but there is still plenty of reasons to visit Brussels. Here are 22 things to love about Brussels.

Paris Brussels

Paris vs. Brussels: a knockout?

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City of Lights or chocolate? A Parisian trip gets Emily Miller thinking about its ties to, and fundamental differences from, her first European love of Brussels – but does Paris even compare?

Belgium dating

A guide to dating Belgian women and Belgian men

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Before you jump into the Belgian dating game, understanding Belgian women and Belgian men can do wonders for your love life. Here are some tips to dating in Belgium.

cool French words

Cool French words and Dutch words we need in English

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There are some emotions that only these cool French words or Dutch words can adequately describe.

Belgafiles: Facts and misconceptions about Belgian chocolate

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Belgian chocolate lovers rejoice – it's all good news. Paul Morris discovers and debunks myths about chocolate in Belgium.

New Year's resolutions only expats will understand

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As an expat New Year's resolutions are more about memorising foreign irregular verbs or visiting that landmark you keep putting off, rather than slimming down or saving.

Cosy restaurants in Brussels

Bubble and Chic: Cosy restaurants in Brussels

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As relaxing as cosy nights at home can be, it's even better when someone else cooks. Faye Cardwell picks her favourite restaurants in Brussels for a cosy or romantic night out.

The secret to perfect Belgian fries

The secret to perfect Belgian fries

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Kimberley Lovato interviews the self-proclaimed 'Missionary of the Belgian Fries' and uncovers the sacred rituals of Belgian frites.

The Unexpected Traveller: Driving quirks in Belgium

The Unexpected Traveller: Driving quirks in Belgium

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Driving in a foreign country is a tricky road to travel. Master the Belgian roads by learning to drive like a local with these five quirky tips for driving in Belgium.

French gift ideas

15 fabulous French-inspired gift ideas you can buy online

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Stuck for a fabulous gift idea? Here we look to French culture for inspiration for the best gift ideas – all of which can be ordered online and have a special French twist.

Calling young expats: Complete a survey for your chance to win a prize!

Calling young expats: Complete a survey for your chance to win a prize!

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If you're aged 18–28, have your say in ThinkYoung's survey for your chance to win an iPad mini or a Spotify Premium three-months voucher!

10 good reasons to be Belge

10 good reasons to be Belge

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Together Magazine offers a sideways glance on why it’s easy to love the flat lands of Belgium and its cultural quirks.

Learning languages

Itchy Feet: When you lose the fluency battle

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It's a hard climb to the top of mount fluency – especially when those linguistic nerves are determined to trip you along the way.

Addressing teachers

How do children address their teachers across the globe?

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Do children use the teacher's first name, surname or just 'teacher' – and what does this reflect about local culture?



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