Belgian pop phenomenon Stromae has conquered the world with hits such as Alors on danse, Papaoutai and Formidable.
Houtsiplou, like its synonym Macapète, refers to an imaginary, remote place, in the middle of nowhere, far away from all civilisation, populated by uncultured and illiterate residents.
The French noun "chique" (quid of tobacco) is the source of many local expressions. In a literal sense, the word means a piece of chewing tobacco, or a sweet, a kind of candy.
The 713th Meyboom plantation took place on the eve of St. Lawrence's Day (9 August) in accordance with tradition.
On the border between Belgium and the Netherlands lies a peaceful haven surrounded by nature that extends over 403 hectares.
Nadine Monfils, a Belgian writer and film director, has embarked on a cosy mystery, a detective genre in which a murder is used as a pretext for the investigation of a male, or more often female, amat