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Transport in Belgium: What you need to know about getting around

Need more help? Check more articles on the Transport section of our website - or ask a question on our Q&A board and fellow Bulletin readers will be happy to help.

Education in Belgium: Our guide to choosing a school or university

Moving to Belgium with a family is full of big decisions, but one of the most important decisions you’ll make is where to put your child into school. There is a wide variety of choices of the type of school in which you enrol your child, depending on their language, background and talents. Belgium...

Leisure in Belgium: Our guide to enjoying your free time

Make new friends, pursue a new hobby or get involved with volunteering. Here are some ideas to help you enjoy your leisure time in Belgium. More ideas? Don't forget to check out our comprehensive Culture section here.

Working in Belgium: Our guide to finding a job or starting a business

Brussels is full of job opportunities, but with a regular influx of enthusiastic new faces all looking to get on the ladder and further their careers, it can be hard to ensure you get the job you want. Here we help answer your questions about seeking work in Belgium, setting up as self-employed,...

Living in Belgium: What you need to know about healthcare and family life

Being ill or having to go to hospital ranges from mild worry to a life-shattering experience. The good news is that you’re in Belgium, a country with one of the world’s best healthcare systems. Here’s how to make the most of it. Still need help? Check more articles on the Living section of our...

A beginner's guide to culture in Brussels and beyond

Melting pot Brussels - and Belgium as a whole - is buzzing with culture all year round, from cinema to live music, art exhibitions to book readings. Not to mention hundreds of museums for all tastes and interests. Where will your culture discovery take you? Need more ideas? Check more articles on...

Moving to Belgium: Everything you need to know

So you're moving to Belgium . Congratulations. You probably have lots of questions about finding a place to live and getting settled in. Let us help. Moving to Belgium? Here are some essential steps to take Seven things you should know before moving to Belgium Which Brussels neighbourhood should...

Understanding Belgium: A beginner's guide to getting settled here

Few countries are more complicated to explain than Belgium, with its many governments, parliaments, languages, regions and identities. It might seem baffling when you first arrive here, but it has always been a crossroads of business and culture, offering a warm welcome to foreigners. Belgium is a...
Illustration shows the locked entrance of Le Bois de la Cambre - Ter Kamerenbos (BELGA PHOTO NICOLAS MAETERLINCK)

University study aims to end impasse over the future of Bois de la Cambre

In collaboration with the Brussels Studies Institute (BSI), researchers from VUB (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) and ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles) are launching a survey to identify what people really think of traffic in the Bois de la Cambre, the VUB announced on Wednesday. This survey comes at...
Illustration picture shows Ryanair planes at Brussels South Airport, in Gosselies, Charleroi, Friday 10 April 2020. (BELGA PHOTO POOL CHRISTOPHE LICOPPE)

Ryanair threatens to remove several aircraft from Belgium in restructuring row

Amid a stuttering restructuring programme, Ryanair has threatened to withdraw half of its Charleroi-based aircraft and two from Brussels International Airport in Zaventem. The low-cost carrier issued the warning, which would affect seven planes at Charleroi, as discussions between the company and...

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