As a result of its location, Belgium has had a troubled history, until it was defined as an independent country, with two linguistic regions – Flanders and Wallonia.
Today capital of Europe, the country manages to maintain in Brussels the diversity of cultures and peoples that converge there, preserving its own image and traditions throughout the rest of the country.
And this rest of the country includes gems displaying the richness of Flemish architecture.
Highlights of Belgium:
Brussels, of course, but also Brugge, Ghent, Leuven and others deserve a careful visit.