Tag Archives: Study in Belgium

Belgium as a Schengen Country

Belgium, a founding member of the European Union (EU), is also an integral part of the Schengen Area—a zone of passport-free travel encompassing multiple European countries. As a Schengen country, Belgium plays a crucial role in facilitating the free movement of people, goods, and services within the region. In this essay, we will explore Belgium’s… Read More »

Top 10 Largest Cities in Belgium

The Belgians – inventors of chocolate, compromises and Jacques Brel – have a rich tradition in urban planning. Almost every Belgian city can be read as a cross-section of Western history. Below we give you an overview of ten of those Belgian pearls. Flemish, Walloon, Brussels or German, we don’t take that into account here; only the size of… Read More »

Top 10 Most Popular Holiday Countries

France has been the most popular summer holiday destination among the Dutch for many years. The southern European countries are also popular. Most Dutch people book accommodation in advance (84%). A minority does not book in advance. They set off and see where they end up (12%). And then there is a small minority (4%) who travel to their own… Read More »

Belgium Road Network

Belgium has a particularly dense road network, consisting of N-roads, A-roads, E-roads and incidental B-roads (“Bretelle”). The road network of Belgium is strongly integrated with that of the surrounding countries with several highway border crossings with neighboring countries. The Meer/Hazeldonk (E19) border crossing with the Netherlands is one of the busiest in Europe. Motorways According… Read More »

Climate and Weather of Bergen, Belgium

The climate of Bergen According to shopareview, Mons (also known as Mons in Wallonia) is the capital of the province of Hainaut. It is an old city, which has been permanently inhabited since the time of the Romans. The first real settlement was built here in the seventh century AD. Only the remains of the… Read More »

Climate and Weather of Baarle-Hertog, Belgium

The climate of Baarle-Hertog According to citypopulationreview, Baarle-Hertog is perhaps one of the most remarkable municipalities in the world. The municipality is an enclave. This means that a place or a piece of territory belongs politically to one state, but it is geographically located in another state. In this case, Baarle-Hertog belongs to Belgium, but… Read More »

Belgium Culture of Business

Subchapters: Introduction Addressing Business Meeting Communication Recommendations Public Holidays Introduction The Belgians proceed professionally and matter-of-factly in negotiations. Company representatives do not rely on excessive formalities, they act thoughtfully with an emphasis on a longer-term strategy and the possibility of establishing more permanent relationships, if the nature of the business or cooperation allows such a… Read More »

Belgium Basic Information

Basic information about the territory Subchapters: System of governance and political tendencies in the country Foreign policy of the country Population The system of governance and political tendencies in the country Kingdom of Belgium: Koninkrijk België (Dutch); Royaume de Belgique (French) The Kingdom of Belgium has a federal structure (3 regions and 3 communities). The… Read More »

History of Belgium

In ancient times, the Celtic tribe Belga lived on the territory of modern Belgium, which was conquered by the Roman emperor Caesar (in 57 BC). This region became part of two Roman provinces: Germania Inferior (with its center in Cologne) and Second Belgium (in Reims). During the early Middle Ages, it became the core of… Read More »

Belgium Travel Facts

Belgium is one of the smallest countries in Europe. It borders the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Ardennes to the south-east. Neighboring countries are the Netherlands, Luxembourg, France and Germany. The cosy, small country is, among other things, the place of origin of french fries, some world-famous comics and a popular producer of… Read More »

IELTS Test Centers in Belgium

IELTS Testing Centres in Belgium In total, there is one test location in Belgium that offer IELTS exams. You can select the one which is closer to you. List of cities in Belgium where you can take the IELTS tests Brussels There are two types of test format available for IELTS exams: paper-based or computer-delivered.… Read More »

SAT Test Centers and Dates in Belgium

According to the College Board, there are 2 test centers for SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Belgium. Please note that before you register either of the SAT exams, you should choose your test date and test location. Each testing location is affiliated with an educational institution, such as high school, community college, or university.… Read More »

GMAT Test Centers in Belgium

GMAT Testing Locations We have found 2 GMAT test centres in Belgium, located in Brussels and Mechelen. For specific test dates of 2019, please refer to the end of this page. #1. Global Knowledge – Mechelen Zandvoortstraat 1 2800 Mechelen Belgium Phone: [32] 15 28 78 50 Test Center Information From Antwerp: Take the E19 in… Read More »

TOEFL Test Centers in Belgium

The TOEFL iBT test is offered in this location. The list below shows testing regions, fees and dates as of February 15, 2019, but availability may change when you register. Fees are shown in US$ and are subject to change without notice. To find the most up-to-date list of available test centers (including addresses), dates and times, click the button… Read More »