Brussels is the headquarters of the European Union and thus is at the forefront of European integration and European Union policy. It is also one of the most international cities in Europe; its diversity is reflected in its interesting neighborhoods, excellent restaurants, numerous cultural festivals, and various languages. It is a city of fine food, cafes, culture, Art Nouveau architecture and the surreal. Pull up a chair and join laissez-faire locals who value the city's...
It is wrong to think that the best Brussels apartments in the city are those located downtown. Although they are nearer to where the action is, they are also closest to city noise. For travelers who want to experience quiet nights and don't want to be disturbed in their sleep, staying in a downtown apartment is not the best choice.
The European Union has always boasted that it is a force for democracy; a guardian against a return to the authoritarian politics that have haunted various parts of our continent.
Anyone who knows anything about beer will recognise Belgium as one of the world's most prolific brewers. Perhaps it's Belgium's long history in brewing that has led to the country being such a leader in the amber nectar; indeed, Belgium's beer making origins go back to the Middle Ages, when Trappist monks started experimenting with brewing techniques.
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Increased centralization of world financial and political power is a prelude to the soon-coming world power system seen by John the Apostle in vision around 80 A.D. and recorded by him in the book of Revelation. "And I saw a beast coming out of the sea. He had ten horns and seven heads, with ten crowns on his horns, and on each head a blasphemous name" (Rev. 13:1).
A number of self proclaimed governing bodies have been established within the online gaming industry within recent years, causing some confusion amongst online gaming customers. We profile three of the leading governing bodies in order to clarify the options available to the customer should the worst ever happen to them.
After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 rhetoric about America being the only superpower left on earth swelled and the American psyche was puffed up out of proportion. Not since President Woodrow Wilson said "The world must be made safe for democracy" have so many Americans thought that time had finally come.