Belgium is located in north-western Europe. It is surrounded by the Netherlands, the North Sea, Germany, Luxembourg, and France. There is a coastline with beaches on the western side of Belgium. The rest of Belgium is completely landlocked.
In Flanders Fields Poem First published in December, 1915. Within months, this poem came to symbolize the sacrifices of all who were fighting in the First World War. Today, the poem continues to be a part of Remembrance Day ceremonies in Canada and other countries
The Flemish Giant Rabbit is one of the largest breeds of domestic rabbits, weighing weigh 10 pounds to 20 pounds.
Belgium has temperate weather, warm in summer (May to September) and cool to cold in winter, with snow very likely.
There are three very different regions in Belgium:
Wallonia in the south, is rolling hills of the Ardennes, where the language is French. There are numerous castles, and the cities of Liege, Namur, Tournai, and Waterloo. Centrally located is the capital Brussels, a great cosmopolitan city which is officially bilingual.
Centrally located is the Brussels Capital Region. The capital Brussels ia a cosmopolitan city that is officially bilingual. All official documents must be published in French and a version of Dutch (Flemish).
Adolphe Sax invented the saxophone.
Redouté Flowers Coloring Book (Dover Nature Coloring Book)
by Charlene Tarbox
A colouring book with botanical illustrations by Pierre-Joseph Redoute noted for their beauty and scientific accuracy. The book containsfull color illustrations of the flowers on the inside front and back covers.