Another great fact about Belgium:

Belgium has the most castles per square mile in the world

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France and Germany may be known for castles, but there are more castles in Belgium per square mile than any other country in the World.

here are approximately 3000 castles, farm-castles, citadels, manors or palaces in Belgium. Over 400 castles  are open to the public, either for sightseeing, receptions, seminars, events or as hotels, restaurants or holiday centres.

Here’s a list of all the castles and chateau’s in Belgium.


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