17 May 2018

Love should always win - Belgium knows that very well! Our country is ranked second in the Rainbow Index. ILGA-Europe ranks countries every year on their efforts to support and protect LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) people.

15 May 2018

The travel agency Travelbird has listed the world's 50 greenest cities based on the number of parks, natural green areas and urban gardens. Thanks to Brussels and Antwerp, Belgium appears twice in this top 50.

15 May 2018

Covering an area of 30,528 km², our country has more to offer than one might think. Belgium boasts some wonderful nature, caves, cycle routes and walking trails, historic sites, mines, and much more besides. Have you already discovered these hidden treasures? They are certainly worth a visit.

07 May 2018

Monaco has suffered as a result of its limited size for many years. Its surface area is currently home to 38,000 inhabitants, making the Principality the most densely populated country in the world.

Events

25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018

On the last weekend in May, the former Brussels Jazz Marathon, the BRU JAZZ WE (Brussels Jazz Weekend) will bring Brussels to life with a combination of jazz, blues and funk, with a sprinkling of worl

Promotional film about Belgium

Kingdom of Belgium

Capital   Brussels
Area   30,528 km²
Population   11 million
Population Density   365 inhabitants/km²
Languages   Dutch, French, German
Political System   Monarchy
Head of State   H.M. King Philippe
Hymn   Brabançonne
Motto   Strength through Unity
Currency   Euro
GDP   $524,8 Billion

Did you know ?

Did you know that two Belgians discovered Cape Horn?