Brussels is in the northern part of Belgium. Brussels is Belgium's capital and the de facto capital of the European Union. It is located about 60 kilometers from the North Sea in the valley of the Senne River, and it is ... More »

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Modern-day Brussels sprouts originated in the country of Belgium. This vegetable began to be cultivated in Belgium in the late 1500s. More »

The leaves of the Brussels sprout plant are safe to eat. The green leaves are similar to vegetables, such as kale and collard greens. More »

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The center of Brussels, Belgium, is traditionally a very busy place on New Year's Eve, according to the City of Brussels. Many people gather on the Place de Brouckère, or the Grand Place, to watch the New Year's Eve coun... More »

The capital city of France is Paris, the capital of the Netherlands is Amsterdam, the capital of Germany is Berlin, the capital of Austria is Vienna and the capital of Belgium is Brussels. Western Europe is loosely defin... More »

Brussels sprouts are named for the capital city of the country in which they first became popular, Brussels, Belgium. In Belgium, Brussels sprouts have been grown since the 13th century. More »

Modern-day Brussels sprouts originated in the country of Belgium. This vegetable began to be cultivated in Belgium in the late 1500s. More »