15 facts every foreigner should know about Belgium

Belgium is this small, incredible and surreal country located in the heart of Europe. Known worldwide for its (many) special beers, its chocolate, its French fries but also for its unique humor, Belgium is full of characteristics that we don’t even suspect. Since its creation in 1830, the country has created its own identity, its own culture, sometimes with Flemish, sometimes with Walloon influences. This mix of languages, cultures, political opinions and fights makes the country fascinating. So leave your prejudices behind and welcome to our country!