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Bars in Ghent Belgium
May 1, 2021

Bars in Ghent Belgium

I’ve been to more bars than is healthy, and seen many strange drinking traditions, but I’m sure there can be no bar-room custom as bonkers as the one I experienced on my stag-do inside Dulle Griet, in the beautiful Belgian city of Ghent. On one of Ghent’s many pretty square’s, Vrijdagmarkt, is the Dulle Griet pub ( Named after a Belgian nursery rhyme character…

Brussels, Belgium
April 26, 2021

Brussels, Belgium

BRUSSELS A suitcase bomb packed with nails and gas bottles could have caused heavy casualties, Belgium s prime minister said on Wednesday, a day after a soldier shot dead a Moroccan national attempting an attack on Brussels Central Station. We have avoided an attack that could have been a great deal worse,Charles Michel told reporters after a national security…

Belgium World Factbook
April 21, 2021

Belgium World Factbook

The German invasion of Belgium in World War I turned the neutral nation into a symbol of martyrdom. Allied nations, including the United States, quickly integrated Belgium into their wartime propaganda. Liege in particular, the first major Belgian city to be attacked was eulogized in American poetry by, among others, the American poet Witter Bynner. Bynner sampled…

Most Beautiful Places in Belgium
April 16, 2021

Most Beautiful Places in Belgium

Traveling to Belgium exposes you to images of lovely canals, medieval rooftops, tasty chocolates and beer as you check out the best places to visit in Belgium before you die . There is so much for visitors to experience in this great city, where the time appears to move much slower and the locals are welcoming and friendly to tourists. From modern towns filled…

Belgian Beef Stew Recipe
April 11, 2021

Belgian Beef Stew Recipe

Photography Credit: Elise Bauer When the days are cold, dark, and damp, all we really want to do around here is to curl up with a nice big pot of stew. Known as “Carbonnade a la Flamande”, this Belgian beef stew is made with hearty Belgian ale and plenty of onions. The flavor is a little sweet and sour, the sweet from the onions and either a little added sugar…

Diamonds in Belgium
April 6, 2021

Diamonds in Belgium

There’s a certain romance about giving your Valentine or yourself a stone from Antwerp, the oldest diamond centre in Europe. Russell Shor, senior industry analyst with the Gemological Institute of America shares what you need to know about buying them in Belgium’s style capital. Records of stone trading in Antwerp date back to around 1450. Many diamonds filtered…

Demographics of Belgium
April 1, 2021

Demographics of Belgium

This phenomenon is not unique to Brussels. In a book published in 2009, Reflections on the Revolution in Europe : immigration, Islam and the West [My book review], American Christopher Caldwell, a journalist for the Financial Times, lists the European cities with large Muslim minorities: Rotterdam and Marseille (more than 25 %), Malmö (20 %), Brussels and Birmingham…

Belgium in the Winter
March 27, 2021

Belgium in the Winter

Wondering what to pack for Belgium in winter? We’ve got insider tips from a local blogger and fashionista. Read on to find out how to be fashion-ready for your visit to Belgium! Smack dab in the middle of Europe, the tiny country of Belgium has a lot to offer. Travelers are often familiar with the famous miniature statue “Manneke Pis”, city hall in Brussels…

Antwerp Belgium Map
March 22, 2021

Antwerp Belgium Map

One of most beautiful and visited historic cities of Belgium, Antwerp is the center of tourism business. In is a part of a very large and densely populated metropolitan zone, with a huge number of attractions like Plantin-Moretus Museum, Cathedral of Our Lady, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp Zoo, the Church of St. Paul, Museum aan de Stroom, and many many…

Achouffe Belgium
March 17, 2021

Achouffe Belgium

This typical ardennen style farmhouse was originally built way back in 1639. It is situated in a quiet village not far from La Roche and Houffalize. The village of Achouffe (brewery) lies next door to Wibrin. This very old house has long been used as a farm house but has now been turned into a comforable place to spend your weekends and holidays The ardennes…

Belgium political Structure
March 12, 2021

Belgium political Structure

The redistribution of power occurred along two lines. The first line relates to language and, in a broader sense, to everything related to culture. The result was several communities. The concept of community refers to persons that make up a community and the bond that unifies them, namely their language and culture. Belgium sits across the fault line that…

Belgium Company Registration
March 7, 2021

Belgium Company Registration

A company setting up in Belgium must first decide on the type of company to establish as well as choosing the corporate form. Once these decisions have been taken, the company will need to be registered. The procedures must be completed in the order indicated, as information obtained during one step may be required to accomplish the next step. Company type: branch…

New Belgium Winter Beer
March 2, 2021

New Belgium Winter Beer

3.3 Very dark brown with a smallish, but stable tan head. Toasted to lightly roasted malt, herbal and citric hops along with a touch of cocoa. Sweet roasted malt flavors start, dark chocolate, some citric zest bite in the middle. Finish provides additional bitterness and touch of tar. 12/12 Bottles drunk Winter 2013 Dark ebony with cocoa tints and high clarity…

Ferry UK to Belgium
February 25, 2021

Ferry UK to Belgium

You can use AFerry.co.uk to book ferries to Belgium including Zeebrugge from England. Using AFerry.co.uk will always get a great deal on your ferry to Belgium. See below for timetables and the latest special offers. How to book your ferry to Belgium Booking a ferry to or from Belgium couldn t be easier with AFerry.co.uk. You can either use the booking form at…

History of Bruges, Belgium
February 20, 2021

History of Bruges, Belgium

As in other Flemish cities, textiles were Bruges’ ticket to prosperity. Much trade was connected to England’s wool industry, the source of the finest grade of wool, and by the late 13th century Bruges was a major cloth-trading centre. When Philip the Fair, King of France, visited Bruges in 1301, his wife, Joanna of Navarre, was so surprised by the inhabitants’…

Thank you in Belgium
February 15, 2021

Thank you in Belgium

Answered by The WikiAnswers® Community Answers.com® is making the world better one answer at a time. Belgium has 3 national languages. In Flanders they speak Flemish (a version of Dutch): Dankje (friendly) or Dank u wel (polite) The the south-east of Belgium they speak French: Merci A small part of Belgium nearby Germany, speaks German: Danke English…

Public holidays in Belgium
February 10, 2021

Public holidays in Belgium

As it’s always a bummer when you travel somewhere and notice on the day of your arrival that everything’s closed, I thought it would be practical if I compiled a list of holidays in Belgium, which I’ll update each year. In this list, you’ll find public holidays, school vacations, the National Holiday and more, sometimes with a little explanation of what goes…

University of Antwerp, Belgium
February 5, 2021

University of Antwerp, Belgium

Campus Full time 1 year Antwerp Brussels Switzerland Bern Germany Kiel United Kingdom Scotland Netherlands Tilburg + 9 more This programme aimes at students with career aspirations in research, in government and international organisations, and in research departments of large banks and industrial and commercial corporations. The students move as a group to three…

Belgium Shepherd
January 31, 2021

Belgium Shepherd

Belgian Shepherds come in four varieties : the Belgian Groenendael (longhaired black) the Belgian Tervuren (longhaired fawn/mahogany) the Belgian Malinois (shorthaired fawn/mahogany) the Belgian Laekenois (roughhaired fawn) Belgian Groenendael (aka Belgian Sheepdog), the longhaired black variety of Belgian Shepherd The American Kennel Club considers these varieties…

Youth Hostels Belgium
January 26, 2021

Youth Hostels Belgium

Alias Youth hostel Antwerp consists of small rooms for friends and couples, as dorm rooms for groups and the budget traveler. The cosmopolitan atmosphere and multilingual staff make our Youth Hostel a haven for travelers from all over the world. At Alias Youth hostel we make everything to you enjoy your stay, the city, the nightlife and the people of Antwerp…

Hull to Belgium ferry
January 21, 2021

Hull to Belgium ferry

The Hull Zeebrugge ferry route connects England with Belgium. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, P&O Ferries. The crossing operates up to 7 times each week with sailing durations from around 13 hours 15 minutes. Hull Zeebrugge sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live…

Solar Turbines Belgium
January 16, 2021

Solar Turbines Belgium

This report covers Solar Turbines Inc. one of the largest exporters in the U.S. and a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc. We cover export shipments by destination and value. We finish with an example of the top commodities sold by Solar Turbines. Solar Turbines Inc. Solar Turbines Incorporated was 44th on the Fortune 500 list in 2009. Solar Turbines was…

Sunrise in Belgium
January 11, 2021

Sunrise in Belgium

8/4/2015 Sunrise Medical announced today the acquisition of Handicare s Mobility division‎, headquartered in Helmond, The Netherlands. This follows the acquisition of Sunrise Medical by Nordic Capital that was announced in June 2015. The Handicare product lines that form part of this acquisition are limited to mobility products such as wheelchairs, scooters and…

Birth rate in Belgium
January 6, 2021

Birth rate in Belgium

People in rich countries can be coaxed into having more children. But lazy husbands and lovely cities stand in the way “THERE are no families with many children in this area any more—they all have one or two, ” says Hasibe Enc, who lives in the small, affluent city of Urla in western Turkey. That is irksome for her, since she runs a kindergarten called Pink Dreams…

Belgian Wheat Beer
January 1, 2021

Belgian Wheat Beer

Belgian Wit is a wonderful light, refreshing beer that narrowly avoided extinction to become a popular hit here in the United States. This week we’ll take a look at the history, brewing and recipes for Belgian Wit and White Beer. History Belgian Wit goes by many names, all variations of the term “White Beer”. In French it is called “Biere Blance”, while the Flemish…

Travel to Belgium from U.S
December 27, 2020

Travel to Belgium from U.S

Belgium is part of the Visa Waiver Program, which enables citizens of Belgium to travel to the United States without a visa. On January 12, 2009, ESTA (the Electronic System for Travel Authorization) became a requirement of the Visa Waiver Program. ESTA is an application system for all travelers from Visa Waiver Countries, including Belgium. The Visa Waiver Program…

Premier Inn Belgium
December 22, 2020

Premier Inn Belgium

Harrogate Premier inn is only 10 miles from the Leeds Bradford International Airport, one and a half miles from the attractive and culturally important 17th-century Harrogate town centre, and close to the Hornbeam Park Railway Station. The hotel offers comfortable guest rooms, wireless internet access, free parking, conference facilities for 18 delegates and…

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