Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, 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 within the European Union, you no longer need to complete a Passenger Locator Form.

If you are travelling to Flanders by plane, boat, bus or train and you are travelling from a third country that is not on the white list of European Union, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form within 6 months before your arrival in Belgium.

You can find all the information on the official website.

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.

Please see this infographic for travel information between the UK and Belgium

Warm regards,

Waffles in Brussels - VisitFlanders ©
Alison Cornford-Matheson

Alison Cornford-Matheson

  • Job: Canadian freelance writer and travel photographer based in Brussels, Belgium and the editor of, a travel resource for expats.
  • Favorite destination: Canadian expat in Belgium
  • Likes:Alison loves to discover Belgium's hidden gems - be they museums, shops, restaurants, castles, gardens or landscapes, and share them through her words and photos. She loves to travel the world with her husband, Andrew, and spend quiet nights reading with her cats and a glass of red wine. You can also follow her work on Google+
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A strong tradition of street food in Belgium

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When you hear the term ‘street food,’ you probably picture giant bowls of noodles in a steamy Southeast Asian market, or maybe grilled meat on sticks at a bustling Moroccan bazaar. You might even think of loaded hotdogs served from a cart in Central Park.

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