Internet users ranked Colmar as the best destination in Europe followed by Athens, Tbilissi, Vienna, Cascais … and, in 7th position, Namur.
Fourth time lucky: Opera Vlaanderen has won the main prize of Best Opera Company of the Year 2019 at the prestigious International Opera Awards.
On 26 February, the first six locations to join the network of ‘Flanders Heritage Venues’ were announced.
The photographer Martin Steenhaut has won the prestigious award European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019.
On 14 March 2019, mathematician and physicist Ingrid Daubechies received the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award.
The UNESCO World Heritage City of Bruges is well known both at home and abroad.