This year, Pairi Daiza will be open during the Christmas and New Year holidays to offer visitors an unusual experience.
In 1905 Meurisse, the first major chocolate factory in Antwerp and by extension Belgium, released the country's very first chocolate bar, the legendary Perrette bar.
Four Belgian projects won grand prizes at the prestigious MIPIM Awards. The strong international reputation of Belgian architects was thereby reconfirmed at the famous real estate fair in Cannes.
For the first time since the creation of the French "Vinalies Internationales" contest, a Belgian wine has won a gold medal in Paris.
The Belgian pigeon named ‘Golden Prince’ was sold for the record sum of 360,000 euros at the beginning of March 2017. This is the highest amount ever paid for a pigeon.
A Belgian man called Louis-Philippe Loncke has been successful in winning the title of ‘European Adventurer of the Year 2016’.