Brussels is one of the most populated cities in Belgium, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Europe, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 50.51N latitude / 04.21E longitude. For routing in Brussels, please check the free driving directions Brussels service below.
When you visit Belgium, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Dutch, French, German, and the officially used currency is Euro (EUR), since 1999.
Brussels, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 750 600 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Brussels counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Belgium, bears 11 498 519 sum citizens spreading on its 11 786,92 sq mi / 30 528 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Belgium is Federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: L’union fait la force – Eendracht maakt macht – Einigkeit macht stark (Unity makes Strength), while salute for the national anthem called: La Brabançonne.
Google maps Brussels, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Belgium and the neighboring countries like France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Belgium Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
Google maps Brussels
Short geographic information for Belgium
Located in western Europe, Belgium has about 40 mi of seacoast on the North Sea, at the Strait of Dover, and is approximately the size of Maryland. The Meuse and the Schelde, Belgium’s principal rivers, are important commercial arteries.