Belgian literature is extremely broad and it would be rather simplistic to honour just one author, as the fields are so varied.
The earliest mention of Brussels' Manneken Pis, as we know it today, was on 13 August 1619.
The Old Stock Exchange on the Hofstraat had become too small. To replace it, 1531 saw the construction of the … New Stock Exchange.
A monumental work of art and technical feat spans the E411 motorway in Lavaux-Sainte-Anne near Rochefort, in the province of Luxembourg.
The Palais Stoclet was inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List in June 2009.
The sites are very well preserved and illustrate Belgian coal mining from the early 19th century until the second half of the 20th century.