Discover how to save time and money, by managing your finances and overseas transactions with ease.
Explore some of the tastiest traditional Belgian foods and ingredients and learn how to prepare a Christmas full of Belgian cheer.
Children survived the loss of golliwog figures, can't the same be said for Zwarte Piet? Expat Ellen Duckenfield discusses the controversial – but beloved – black-faced Zwarte Piet.
St Nicholas (Sinterklaas) and his helper Père Fouettard (Zwarte Piet) are the source of some controversy – who's giving out the gifts at Christmas time?
Belgium is more than EU institutions and Manneken Pis. Sandy from 'S Marks The Spots' lists 10 things about Belgium to test your knowledge.
The French flatter; the Brits are crass. So says a social anthropologist in this review on cross-cultural flirting techniques in Europe.
How Belgian are you? If you've mastered the 'bof' sound and built up your Belgian beer glass collection, you're on your way to becoming Belgian.
Is true integration possible? Louise Dancet explains how different cultural habits can leave expats feeling offended, and how to overcome this.
There's no 'I' in team! As an American expat, it took some time for Diana Goodwin to get used to the Flemish group dynamic.
Teresa Dolan takes a look at the many varieties in Christmas food, flavours and traditions across Europe, and the increased multiculturalism of Christmas celebrations.
Dutch is full of humourous words when translated literally into English, as Leah Budke discovers through comical illustrations by artist Laura Frame.
Find out how to perfect Belgians' marathon greetings and the art of lavish gift-giving to stay on a Belgian's good side.
Linguist Madalena Cruz-Ferreira discusses how attempts at 'multilingual rudeness' can go astray without learning the other vital clues associated with language.
Bruges' multimillion Historium museum take visitors back to the Middle Ages with a tour that uses each of the five senses to explore the city as it once was.
Discover the folklore surrounding Manneken Pis, Belgium's famous bronze fountain statue in the heart of Brussels.
Marcus Clark discusses the best of Belgium's cult films and classic movies to emerge from Belgian cinema.