Belgium is sandwiched between France, The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany and is one of the founding members of the European Community and its capital, Brussels, is also the capital of the European Union. It has 3 distinct regions, Dutch speaking Flanders in the north, French speaking Wallonie in the south, and the centrally located Brussels. Belgium’s rich history has left impressive churches, town halls, castles and works of art, dating back to the early Middle Ages, spread around the cities and country-side.
You cannot talk about France without first speaking of Paris, the country’s capital. Paris has it all, and is one of the most majestic capital cities in the world. It is said that Paris is the city of love, and you can expect romance to always be in the air when you are in Paris! France is the most popular tourist destination in the world. There are many reasons to visit this diverse country, including its natural beauty, outdoor recreational activities, its muséums and art galleries and so much more.
France is also well-known for its gastronomy, its cuisine and its wines. French food is quite diverse and varies according to the region.
There are 13 official regions located in the country of France. While most people come to experience the fabulous-ness of Paris, there are many other cities in the country that also offer a delight to those who visit. France is one of Europe’s largest countries.
Luxembourg is a small, landlocked country bordered by Belgium, France, and Germany. Luxembourg is a member of the European Union (EU). Its capital, Luxembourg City, is famed for its fortified medieval old town perched on sheer cliffs. The city is built amid deep gorges and is famed for its ruins of medieval fortifications. French is the common language of the Administration, whilst Luxembourgish is the most frequently used language in private life.