Internet users ranked Colmar as the best destination in Europe followed by Athens, Tbilissi, Vienna, Cascais … and, in 7th position, Namur.
Not too surprisingly, it's comic strip hero Tintin.
Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) is a non-profit organisation that brings together around 2,000 botanic gardens around the world in a network, to maintain plant diversity
There was a wonderful end to the Cannes Festival for the representatives of Belgian cinema. The Award for Best Director went to the Dardenne Brothers for the film Le Jeune Ahmed (Young Ahmed).
An international beard and moustache contest was held in Antwerp for the first time.
1,500 clinical trials, used to test new medicines, are currently ongoing in Belgium. Denmark is the only country ahead of us.