Belgium is a country in Europe and is known for its architecture, chocolates, waffles and fries.

  • Capital city: Brussels.
  • Main language spoken: French, German, Dutch and English.
    • Basic Greetings in French: Bonjour (Hello), Je vous remercie (Thank you).
    • Basic Greetings in German: Hallo (Hello), Vielen Dank (Thank you).
    • Basic Greetings in Dutch: Hallo (Hello), Dank Je (Thank you).
  • Currency: EUR (Euro).
    • Forex Exchange: Currency can be exchanged at any international airports.
  • Tourist visa: Visa is required to enter Belgium (latest information can be found on their Immigration website). For Australian citizens, visa is not required if traveling only for 90 days.
  • Best time to visit: April to June and September to October.
  • Adapter required (power points): Type C and E plug.
  • Driving licence: International unexpired valid driving licence is required.

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