Belgium was one of the founding members of the EEC and thus today some of the most important institutions in the EU, such as the European Parliament or Council of Ministers are found in Brussels.
Visitors to the city of 170,000 inhabitants immediately feel the international flavor.
Belgian chocolates are among the best in the world and the Belgian beer culture with its strong beers and tasty varieties is also famous.
She gained an international following as the leading theoretician of Theosophy, the esoteric religion that the society promoted.
In the southeast of Belgium, reach up to a 400 meter high mountain plateau through which beautiful meandering rivers wind.