Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.

If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium. 

Take good care of yourself and each other and keep it safe and healthy.  

We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality. 

Warm regards,

Emma Johansson - Swedish Ambassador for Flanders

In 2008, she won silver at the Olympic Games in Beijing and became Sweden’s pride and joy.



As a real Flandrien, Emma loves Flanders and is looking forward to winning the Tour of Flanders.

  • Name: Emma Karolina Johansson
  • Age: 30 years old
  • Living in: Zingem
  • Born in: Sollefteå, Sverige
  • Passionate about: cycling, music, dance and coffee
  • Profession: professional cyclist

Since then, she wins one race after the other and belongs to the top three in the world. Emma lives in Flanders (Belgium) six months per year, where she has many dedicated fans. The rest of the year she lives in Vestskog (Norway), if she is not on the road to a next race. As a real Flandrien, Emma loves this region and is looking forward to winning the Tour of Flanders. Read more about Emma and her races on her personal blog and read her tips to discover Flanders.

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