I read an article recently that said that talking to strangers on buses, trams or trains might actually boost happiness. It referred to an experiment that had been carried out in Chicago: a group of commuters were asked to help, some were instructed to connect with strangers, others to remain disconnected and the rest to commute as usual. According to the results from the Chicago experiment, connection led to greater happiness. Read more
Interested in breath-taking cultural heritage of Belgium? Visit the Ghent Floralies from 22 April to 1 May 2016. Leading national and international florists, ornamental growers, landscape architects and artists will showcase their most beautiful creations in four locations in the Arts Quarter – the Bijloke site, the Leopold Barracks, Saint Peter’s Square and Citadel Park.
The Floralies of Ghent are the oldest and most prestigious floralies of the world. This event is organised by the Royal Society for Agriculture and Botany of Ghent. This association was founded in 1808. In 2016, the 35th edition of Floralies is arriving again to the city of Ghent that is exporting flowers from Belgium all over the world.
According to the FIFA, the Belgium national football team is now ranked as number one. For the first time in history, the Red Devils have reached the highest possible level in the world.
Belgium is a small country of eleven million people, located on the shore of the North Sea in Western Europe. The city of Brussels, located in the center of Belgium, is the capital of this kingdom. Because Brussels is geographically speaking also located at the heart of Europe, Brussels is also considered to be the capital of 500 million Europeans.
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