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International schools

How do I choose a good international school?

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International education expert Kathleen Ralf shares 10 questions parents should ask to help them choose the best international school for their child.

Belgian culture

How to tell you've become culturally Belgian

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That quirky Belgian culture rubs off on you in the best ways – here are 15 signs that prove how Belgium changes you.

Study abroad

Study abroad for free

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Study abroad for free? It sounds too good to be true but this is now the reality in Germany and other European countries – even for foreigners. What's the catch?

How to be Belgian

35 things that change after 'going Belgian'

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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 calling yourself a Belgian local.

French phrases

Things French-speakers say when they're really mad

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In place of insulting someone's mother, instead get grandma involved when getting angry in French. Tell them how you really feel in French!

Itchy Feet: The life of an expert expat

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You can spot an expert expat a mile away when they're in their national habitat of being 'anywhere new'.

How to flirt: a European guide

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The French flatter; the Brits are crass. So says a social anthropologist in this review on cross-cultural flirting techniques in Europe.

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!

Belgium on the big screen

Belgium on the big screen

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Get a little closer to understanding Belgian culture through cinema. Here are three top films from Belgium.

Belgian culture

Xenophobe's® Guides: Getting inside a Belgian's head

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What makes the Belgians uniquely Belgian? A frank, irreverent and funny look at what makes the Belgians tick.

Xenophobe's® Guides: The Belgian family unit

Xenophobe's® Guides: The Belgian family unit

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In Belgium, the most efficient matriarchy is cleverly disguised as a patriarchy. Here's a guide to who's boss in the Belgian family structure.

Xenophobe's® Guides: How the Belgians see themselves

Xenophobe's® Guides: The Belgian diet

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Is it French or Flemish? Prepare your taste buds for the buffet that makes up Belgian food.

Xenophobe's® Guides: Belgium's monarchy

Xenophobe's® Guides: Belgium's monarchy

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Take a trip back through Belgium's royal history.

Xenophobe's® Guides: How the Belgians see themselves

Xenophobe's® Guides: Belgian enthusiasms

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Want to know what gets a Belgian hot under the collar? Here's an idea of what stimulates their passion.

Xenophobe's® Guides: How the Belgians see themselves

Xenophobe's® Guides: How the Belgians see themselves

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Do you know which traits Belgians think they possess? Here are some hints.



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