Belgium is located in western Europe continent on the world map. Belgium covers 30,278 square kilometers of land and 250 square kilometers of water, making it the 142nd largest nation in the world with a total area of 30,528 square kilometers.Belgium became an independent state in 1830, after gaining its sovereignty from The Netherlands. Belgium is famous for its medieval old towns, Flemish Renaissance architecture and international headquarters of the European Union and NATO. The population of Belgium is 11.2 million in 2013 report of World Bank. Capitals of Belgium are City of Brussels and Brussels, while Brussels is known for its home to ornate guildhalls at Grand-Place and an art nouveau-influenced European Quarter. The currency of Belgium is Euro. Belgium dialing code is +32. Official languages of Belgium are French, Dutch, German. Prime Minister of Belgium is liberal Charles Michel (who is youngest Prime Minister in history of Belgium).
Belgium Bordering Countries:
France, Germany, Luxembourg. Netherlands
Albert Kanaal, Blankaart Lake, Dender River, Deurne Airport, Etang de Virelles, Hofstademmer Lake, Meuse River, North Sea and Schelde River.
Charleroi, Eupen, Gent, Hasselt, Liege, Lommel, Maastricht, Mons, Namur, Oostende, Overpelt, Schaerbeek, Spa, St. Truiden, Tienen, Tongeren, Turnhout, Anderlecht, Antwerpen, Bastogne, Beerse, Blankenberge, Brugge, Brussels and Waremme.
Belgium Satellite Image