Belgium

This category covers questions about Belgium, officially known as the Kingdom of Belgium. In 1830, Belgium revolted against the United Kingdom of the Netherlands and declared independence. The capital city of Belgium is Brussels.
In the colonial age, every western country had to have a colony to be "in". Belgium became a part of King Leopold II PERSONAL treasure, it was called belgian Congo, but actually it was his personal possesion. He made Hugh profits with producing rubber and digging for diamants, selling it all, to...
It was essential to divide and conquer, but he failed to defeat Wellington before the Prussians enetered the fray.
The north, it is called Flanders, people speak dutch. 68% of al Belgians live here.
Brussels is 114 miles (183 kilometers) from Cologne.
belgium blue cattle
The Netherlands, Germany, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, France
around 40% is native French speaker. But since every one in Flanders learns French on school starting from the age of 10 I guess 90% can speak at least some words.
i dont know that is why i am asking you
Yes. Big Mountains.
It is 9999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999 miles
The Battle of Borodino. They used the tactics of scorched earth. And that rusland was very big. They set fire to their capital after napoleon marched in ther. And they used the harsh winter.
Yes, and on that answer you can wager your last franc, napoleon and Euro.
Yes, most definitely
The recipe and ingredients used mostly. The type of waffle maker also makes a difference
Yes, just like every other country. Every country has their own traditions and holidays, but they all have them
It is approximately 7 hours long.
so smaller than China!!just 1% of later
Ever since 1900, but missed out in 1904
People in Belgium eat waffles, chocolate, frites (fries), and mussles.
Typically the train departing Brussels Midi at 1125 hours daily is scheduled to arrive at Amsterdam Central at 1406 on same day. All trains between the two cities stop at Antwerp, Rotterdam, The Hague and Schiphol en route.
The Bank of Canada sold 40-note sheets of the 1973 1 Dollar bills in 1988 and 1989. In mint condition, they are worth $250-$300.
Im doing a project in business and I need to know the customs and traditions to come up with a suitable business for this country.
8hr 50min Brussels (BRU) to Mumbai (BOM) by a nonstop flight operated by Jet Airways.
"The horror, the horror." The horror of seeing hell fire burning,and a special chair just for him in the center of it.
No. Germany and Belgium are two separate countries.
Extremely no. It is divided into Flanders in the north and Wallonia in the south. Flanders speaks Dutch and Wallonia speaks French.
Flanders is the Northern, Dutch speaking part of Belgium. Though, with the many differences between Dutch-Dutch and Belgian-Dutch, we usually say the Belgians speak Flemmish.
A typical flight between Washington, DC and Brussels, Belgium would have a flying time of about 7 hours, 45 minutes .
Belgium uses the Euro (€), and has done since 2002.
I flew in September & it took 40 minutes from taxi to landing.
Other then what? Anyway... 1384, 1482, 1555, 1609, 1714, 1790, 1793, 1795, 1815, 1830, 1831, 1839, 1880, 1909, 1914, 1918, 1925, 1934, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1945, 1960, 1962, 1970, 1980, 1988-'89 1384: the Low Countries (Belgium (+Artois and Picardie), the Netherlands, Luxemburg) are united under...
There are 3 official languages in Belgium: Dutch, French andGerman. Dutch is spoken by 60% of the people, living in the NorthernFlemish region. French is spoken by 40% of the people, living in the SouthernWalloon region. German is spoken in a small part in Eastern Wallonia. Most people speak at...
Flanders ("les Flandres" in French) are located both sides of the French and Belgian border.
Yes they all worship the Fonzie!
Yes, even though Germany went through Belgium as that was part of the Schlieffen Plan, Belgium did not want to get involved.
Turd Hall (Hall of Turds)
He was not killed. He died of stomach cancer in 1921 at St. Helena. I think you mean 1821, 5th May
The Allies included: The UK Prussia Netherlands Hanover Nassau and Brunswick.
1hr 20min Newcastle (NCL) to Brussels (BRU) by a nonstop flight operated by Brussels Airlines.
There is no Belgian language. Belgians speak French (which has somewords different from Parisian French and some call it Walloon),German, and Dutch which is called Flemish. Are you well would be'is alles goed met jou?' in Flemish.
Lindt chocolate is Swiss
The National Anthem of Belgium titled "La Brabanconne"..The lyrics of the ''La Brabanconne" was written by a young revolutionary with the pseudonym 'Jenneval' and music was composed by Francois Van Campenhout, a violinist. Jenneval's real name was Hippolyte Louis-Alexandre Dechet, who was a French...
no it is has the biggest chocolate factory in the world
Belgians are quite traditional. They are known as hard workers. And they are among the biggest money savers of the world. Buying or building a own house is the goal for the most. But they also enjoy life very much: you find a lot of good restaurants, and even there much less pubs than some decades...
Vlaamse frites Belgian chocolate .. well they're not actually their favorite foods they're just there well knows dishes yes hmm nomnom i ate pizzahut when i was in belgium (:
Christmas in Belgium is festive, there are Christmas Markets and Bazaars. If you can stand a roadtrip then go see the christmas markets in Germany. Not to mention the Snow!
The driving distance is approximately 916 km. The driving time will be about 9 hours and 10 minutes . Add extra time to account for stops or delays.
Belgium is situated in France. It is a french speaking country and there are many little villages in it. There are many football players who come from Belgium too.
any kind of staple food
Belgium is in Northern Europe
Belgium is a constitutional, popular monarchy and parliamantory democracy. So the current head of state is King Albert II. Prime minister (who is actually the political leader) is when I write this still Yves Leterme, but the government is not working since she felt last month. In June there are...
Switzerland is a land-locked country in central Europe. It is surrounded by 5 other countries: France, Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Italy. Belgium is on the coast of the North Sea, North-East of Switzerland. It borders on The Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg and France.
Belgium has been famous for it's chocolates for centuries.