About Belgium

Get an introduction to all the essentials of life as an expat in Belgium, from the climate to the cost of living and how to stay updated with local news.

Belgium holidays

Public holidays in Belgium: important dates in 2024 and 2025

Learn all about Belgium’s public holidays in 2024 and 2025, as well as other important dates to make a note of on your calendar.

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An introduction to Belgium

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

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Expat Belgium

Living as an expat in Belgium

Our guide gives you the truth about expat life in Belgium, from the country’s great work-life balance to its ugly weather.

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Belgian cuisine

Belgian cuisine: a complete guide to dining in style

Prepare to indulge your taste buds with the ultimate culinary treat as we delve into the delectable and diverse world of Belgian cuisine.

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Belgium language

The languages of Belgium

In Belgium, language is more than just what you say – it’s a clash of identity, culture, politics, and much more.

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Belgium facts

30 facts you didn’t know about Belgium

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

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Emergency number Belgium

Emergency numbers and helplines in Belgium

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.

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Cost of living in Belgium

The cost of living in Belgium: how much do you need?

Can you afford to live in Belgium? Find out with our guide to the cost of living in Belgium, from cappuccinos to childcare.

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Belgian people

An introduction to Belgian people

From culture and religion to fashion and popular pastimes, learn more about Belgian people and the different communities that call it home.

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Top 10 must-have apps in Belgium

Just moved to Belgium? Make your new life as an expat easier by downloading these top 10 must-have apps in Belgium onto your phone.

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